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Kimberley Native - Gulanba

Kimberley Native - Gulanba

Patricia Heath collection
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Photographic postcards
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Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Camps

Camps

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nelson Peters
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Dame Pattie Menzies, her daughter, Heather Henderson and grand-gaughter, Edwina Henderson

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Patrick Kantilla
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Water Ledger, S R & W S Commission, Tongala, Koyuga & Kyabram Parishes, 1926-1938

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Irrigation (Tatura) - Goulburn Murray Water collection
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Administrative records
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Tongala, Victoria, Australia
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State Rivers and Water Supply Commission
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1926
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Uniforms worn in Western campaign, 1914-1918

Uniforms worn in Western campaign, 1914-1918

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Australian War Memorial, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Ter...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1914
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Factory made squared wooden clothes peg with metal band

Factory made squared wooden clothes peg with metal band

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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Bothwell, Tasmania, Australia
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Bothwell Museum
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May Gibbs - Every Little While I feel so Lonely

May Gibbs - Every Little While I feel so Lonely

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Cecilia M. Gibbs
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A two storey building and street lamp with brick pedestal

A two storey building and street lamp with brick pedestal

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Triangle with part of an animal

Triangle with part of an animal

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Arrival of Mail Steamer, Durban

Arrival of Mail Steamer, Durban

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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England, Great Britain
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Phyllis Yunkaporta
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Aboriginal Fight

Aboriginal Fight

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1905
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The Tohunga of Maori Life.

The Tohunga of Maori Life.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Barnabas
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Novadu Terpi - Pattern book

Novadu Terpi - Pattern book

Guna Kinne collection no. 2
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Books
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Latvia
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1939
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Going for a ride out bush

Going for a ride out bush

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Linda Pupangamirri
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Lynette Tydingoompa
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International Women's Day, 8 March United Nations Time for Action

International Women's Day, 8 March United Nations Time for A...

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Handkerchief printed with kewpie dolls around the edges

Handkerchief printed with kewpie dolls around the edges

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Handkerchiefs
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Elizabeth Francisco
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1920
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Storm Bay and the lighthouse, Kiama, NSW

Storm Bay and the lighthouse, Kiama, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Storm Bay, Kiama, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Wattle Day badge

Wattle Day badge

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Australian Wattle Day League
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1914
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London Bridge, London

London Bridge, London

David Westcott collection no. 7
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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1914
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'Maza Mawa (Wapiya) II' by Alick Tipoti, 2011

'Maza Mawa (Wapiya) II' by Alick Tipoti, 2011

Alick Tipoti collection no. 3
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Masks
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Alick Tipoti
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Early snow from Charlotte Pass, Mt Kosciusko

Early snow from Charlotte Pass, Mt Kosciusko

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Kosciusko, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Plastic sign for bokchoy from market garden stall

Plastic sign for bokchoy from market garden stall

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
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Signs
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The Reserve, Band stand and Bowling green, Newcastle

The Reserve, Band stand and Bowling green, Newcastle

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1905
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Unknown
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Murwillumbah Fire, Sept.15th, 1907

Murwillumbah Fire, Sept.15th, 1907

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Murwillumbah, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1907
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Small brown vinyl suticase used to transport the late-Pleistocene Mungo cremation to Canberra by archaeologist Professor D J Mulvaney

Small brown vinyl suticase used to transport the late-Pleist...

D J Mulvaney collection
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Suitcases
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Lake Mungo, New South Wales, Australia
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Professor Derek J. Mulvaney
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1925
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Cherrabun Station journal March 1921 - December 1944

Cherrabun Station journal March 1921 - December 1944

Emanuel Family collection
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Ledgers
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Postcard featuring a photograph of two soldiers, one with a slouch hat, in full serge uniform

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Landscape by Greg Kelly

Landscape by Greg Kelly

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
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Paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Greg Kelly
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Figures on a colourful background

Figures on a colourful background

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Welcome to our Royal Visitors 1954

Welcome to our Royal Visitors 1954

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Flags
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1954
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Convict love token from H.S., 1836

Convict love token from H.S., 1836

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Photographic postcard depicting The Rotunda, A Wonderland of Oriental Splendor

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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St Louis, Missouri, United States of America
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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'Wanydjarrpu,' bark painting, native species

'Wanydjarrpu,' bark painting, native species

Mulkun Wirrpanda collection
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mulkun Wirrpanda
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Callier Marine Chronometer No 803 in a wooden case

Callier Marine Chronometer No 803 in a wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Paris, France
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Bernard Callier
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Be a True Massey-Ferguson Man - extended play 45 rpm vinyl record and sleeves

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Ilga Tingey collection
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Audio records
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Autographed cricket bat used by Don Bradman

Autographed cricket bat used by Don Bradman

Don Bradman collection
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Cricket bats
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England, United Kingdom
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William Sykes Ltd
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1934
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The Ministers of State of the Commonwealth request the pleasure of the company of...to meet the visiting South African Footballers, 1937

The Ministers of State of the Commonwealth request the pleas...

Betty Hall collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1937
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Sydney Harbour from Cremorne NSW

Sydney Harbour from Cremorne NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Program titled 'Community Concert, First Fleet Re-enactment 1988 Bicentennial'

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Thompson Family collection
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Theatre programs
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1988
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Double-sided poster titled 'Why we Must Win The War', illustrated by Norman Lindsay, 1918

Double-sided poster titled 'Why we Must Win The War', illust...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 6
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Political posters
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Norman A. Lindsay
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1918
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Australia Day, Mt Gambier 1918

Australia Day, Mt Gambier 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Postcard featuring a sepia photograph of 13 military men inside and beside a railway carriage

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Set of five table knives

Set of five table knives

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Table knives
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Saddleworth, South Australia, Australia
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Midland Agricultural Society
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Fairmount, Bowral

Fairmount, Bowral

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bowral, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Herbert Keys collection
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Boomerangs
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Super Conta ice pick

Super Conta ice pick

Dot Butler collection no. 2
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Icepicks
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Photograph of Maurice White, Sydney, 1934

Photograph of Maurice White, Sydney, 1934

Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1934
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Photograph of group of timber buildings on coastline

Photograph of group of timber buildings on coastline

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Hooked boomerang

Hooked boomerang

Olive Pink collection
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Boomerangs
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Miss Olive Pink
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Camping Out

Camping Out

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Tania Gavenor
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The decisions I have made were made after I was satisfied that Mr Whitlam could not obtain supply...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Convict love token from Kettle, 1832

Convict love token from Kettle, 1832

Timothy Millett collection
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Convict love tokens
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Tiwi people going to ceremonial burial

Tiwi people going to ceremonial burial

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marianina Tipiloura
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