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Film negative - To keep flies away an old man fans himself with a immejet (fan), Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negatives
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Alligator River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1928
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Silver medallion fom Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia presented to S Emanuel in 1905

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Emanuel Family collection
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Medallions
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Western Australia, Australia
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The Royal Agricultural Society of Western Australia Inc
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1905
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Upper Falls, Loddon River

Upper Falls, Loddon River

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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British Military Pioneer Other Ranks Sword, used by Lieutenant Thomas Quinn, 73rd Regiment (ret), in Van Diemens Land

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Neil Martin collection
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Swords
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England
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Mr Thomas Quinn
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1820
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Trellised wines in a Burgoyne vineyard

Trellised wines in a Burgoyne vineyard

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Drawing of two women

Drawing of two women

Ruby Lee collection
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Drawings
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Albert Park, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Anne Palmer
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Goodbye to Caux

Goodbye to Caux

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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'Tingarri Dreaming at Nariboruka [Naripuruka]' painted by George Tjapaltjarri, 1977

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Sally Banyard collection
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Paintings
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Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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George Tjapaltjarri
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1977
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Two long, thin green metal knitting needles

Two long, thin green metal knitting needles

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Knitting needles
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S.A. Soldiers' Home League Inc, Myrtle Bank

S.A. Soldiers' Home League Inc, Myrtle Bank

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Membership 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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Lilian and Flory Faithfull

Lilian and Flory Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Painting 12, Giant Devil-Dingo Series - The people cutting up Gaiya.

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Oil paintings
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dick Roughsey OBE
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1973
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Cote D'Azur. Cueillette du Jasmin

Cote D'Azur. Cueillette du Jasmin

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Scorched teacup, a relic from the 2003 bush fire that destroyed the Mount Stromlo Observatory

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Mount Stromlo Observatory collection
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Teacups
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Mount Stromlo, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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2003
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Army Nurses Day, CT & WA, October 27th, 1917

Army Nurses Day, CT & WA, October 27th, 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide Oval, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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United Commercial Travellers' Association of Australasia
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1917
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Painting depicts an abstract pattern with patterned squares

Painting depicts an abstract pattern with patterned squares

Maningrida Arts and Crafts 04/06/1974 collection
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Bark paintings
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Manakudok-adjiripa, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Jacky Maranberra
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1974
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Painted model of bark coffin, Yirrkala, 1952

Painted model of bark coffin, Yirrkala, 1952

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Artworks
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1952
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Clear moulded stem glass

Clear moulded stem glass

Andrew Reeves and Helen Parrott collection
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Champagne glasses
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United States of America
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The Libbey Glass Company
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1892
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Artist's journal of Tayenebe project, created by Vicki West

Artist's journal of Tayenebe project, created by Vicki West

Tayenebe collection
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Journals
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Vicki West
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Fishing Eagles

Fishing Eagles

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Art Series
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Hand-crafted model steam 'donkey' engine on a blue painted wooden board base

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Ted Pritchard collection no. 1
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Working models
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Victoria, Australia
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Arnold Pritchard
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1945
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Postcard of Australia's 'World Record' Holder Marjorie Jackson (The Lithgow Flash), XV Olympic Games, Finland 1952

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Finland
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John Berriman
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1952
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Our Jack J.J. Virgo

Our Jack J.J. Virgo

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Young Mens Christian Association
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1918
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Typical River Scenery, N.S.W

Typical River Scenery, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handwritten note with information about Deane family tombstones

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Notes
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Cane cuirass

Cane cuirass

Papuan Official collection
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Torso armour
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Western Province, Papua New Guinea
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Mr S D Burrows
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1914
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The Corner, Harrington

The Corner, Harrington

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Harrington, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Circumferentor surveying instrument

Circumferentor surveying instrument

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Surveying equipment
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Message stick

Message stick

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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Not provided
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1985
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Riding crop used by Jim Pike

Riding crop used by Jim Pike

Jim Pike collection
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Horse riding equipment
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Tree-lined river with a mountain in the background, and a quote from Henry Lawson.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Emperor of Germany in military uniform

Emperor of Germany in military uniform

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Gardens by the River Torrens, Adelaide, SA

Gardens by the River Torrens, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Olivebank

Olivebank

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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An undated invoice addressed to W Redlich

An undated invoice addressed to W Redlich

E Redlich collection
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Invoices
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The bridge over Mitchell River, Bairnsdale, Vic

The bridge over Mitchell River, Bairnsdale, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Armband

Armband

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Terranora Lakes near Murwillumbah

Terranora Lakes near Murwillumbah

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Terranora Broadwater, Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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S.W.W.C.A. 1934 England Visit Australia

S.W.W.C.A. 1934 England Visit Australia

Ruby Lee collection
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Notes
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England
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Elizabeth 'Betty' A. Snowball
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Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

Armband - Milingimbi, N.T.

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Red Cross Appeal, Adelaide 1918

Red Cross Appeal, Adelaide 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Atkinson & Co
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1918
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Glass plate negative - Two men throwing spears

Glass plate negative - Two men throwing spears

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Man standing on a natural rock bridge at a beach, with another man sitting in the foreground

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Mr Scott's country cottage. Mrs S. & Wenty at the door

Mr Scott's country cottage. Mrs S. & Wenty at the door

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographs
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Brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

Brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

Jack Gallaway collection
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Telescope accessories
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London, England
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Peter Dollond
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Ruins - Leslie's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Ruins - Leslie's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Portrait photograph of Paddy Wainburranga

Portrait photograph of Paddy Wainburranga

Jon Lewis collection
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Jon Lewis
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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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Thella Tipiunguti
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Cocktail Party Invitation to Mr K.H. Aumuller, 16 April 1964, London

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Invitations
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London, England
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The British-American Tobacco Co Pty Ltd
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1964
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Post Office, Maitland, NSW

Post Office, Maitland, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Maitland, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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Rifle club pendant

Rifle club pendant

Frank and John Burdett collection
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Pendants
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Unofficial Australian coat of arms - Advance Australia

Unofficial Australian coat of arms - Advance Australia

Terence Lane collection
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Pendants
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Golden Gauntlet awarded to Australian speedway star Frank Arthur 1928

Golden Gauntlet awarded to Australian speedway star Frank Ar...

Frank Arthur collection
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Trophies
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England
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Frank Arthur
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1927
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The Double Two shirt means Double Wear and Double Value ... At David Jones

The Double Two shirt means Double Wear and Double Value ... ...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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David Jones Ltd
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1946
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Palaeolithic European hand axe

Palaeolithic European hand axe

Stan Mitchell collection
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Letter from J.A. Sharpe to Thomas Mussen, July 1865

Letter from J.A. Sharpe to Thomas Mussen, July 1865

Alexander Mussen collection
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Letters
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Pyramul, New South Wales, Australia
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Joseph Sharpe
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1865
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M.M. Dumbea

M.M. Dumbea

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Baking tin for tarts

Baking tin for tarts

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Tart tins
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W. Whyte's Chemist Shop

W. Whyte's Chemist Shop

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Alone

Alone

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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A MacInnes
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