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Sterling silver mounted emu egg candlestick holder, by Henry Steiner about 1880

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Terence Lane collection
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The Imp

The Imp

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Glass plate negative - Balami and his wife Indamun, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Black and white negative glass lantern slide - Strawbridge Springs, eastern Tomkinson Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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1890
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Orange Fairy Butterfly

Orange Fairy Butterfly

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit 1986 vest

Papal Visit Office collection
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Pope John Paul II
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Stubbies brand pair of green sailing shorts worn by Will Baillieu, Starboard Grinder on Australia II during the 1983 America's Cup

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Film negative - Girl, Unnrubinna, tobogganing on the granite slopes at Kurrekapinya Soakage, Ayers Ranges, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Photographic postcard of the All Blacks 1907 rugby team

Photographic postcard of the All Blacks 1907 rugby team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lionel says:

Lionel says: "K.O. litter - don't rubbish Australia!"

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 19
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Lionel Rose
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1966
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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Rectangular brown leather suitcase

Rectangular brown leather suitcase

Colledge Family collection
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Kangaroo - Australia (with young)

Kangaroo - Australia (with young)

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Glass plate negative of 17 Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, spears against trellis fence with board bearing a wooden tape measure, photographed by Herbert Basedow, between 1911 and 1914

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Scrapbook of the Royal Tour of Queen Elizabeth II to Australia in 1954, compiled by Margaret Ryan

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Jane Connors collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Portrait of royal woman

Portrait of royal woman

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Souvenir Project Book 'Australia's Bicentenary 1788-1988', which is designed to store bicentennial milk cartons

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1987
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HMAS Sydney

HMAS Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Defend and Our Democratic Rights and Liberties

Defend and Our Democratic Rights and Liberties

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Stop Uranium Mining

Stop Uranium Mining

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Association for International Co-operation and Disarmament
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In memoriam card

In memoriam card

Margot Child collection
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Patons & Baldwins knitting pattern for bathing suits for children

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Judy and Ian McPhee collection
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Paton & Baldwins (A/Asia) Ltd
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Blackheath

Blackheath

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kodak Ltd
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Bathing, Sydney Heads.

Bathing, Sydney Heads.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bread Not Bombs

Bread Not Bombs

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Two page letter from John Close to Alice Close, 1911

Two page letter from John Close to Alice Close, 1911

John Collinson Close collection
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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T.A.A. travel poster

T.A.A. travel poster

Ron Kerr collection
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TAA/Australian Airlines Museum
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Boronia

Boronia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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LANDING PLACE CAPT. COOK, KURNELL, NEAR SYDNEY.

LANDING PLACE CAPT. COOK, KURNELL, NEAR SYDNEY.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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A days spell

A days spell

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Jan Hendrik Scheltema
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Burgoyne's Australian wine bungalow

Burgoyne's Australian wine bungalow

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Bond of the Don Mortgage Bank at Taganrog for 10,000 roubles at 4 1/2%

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Olga Riet collection
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Financial records
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Harbin, Heilongjiang Sheng, China
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Mrs Olga A. Riet
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1929
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Note of thanks for sympathy card

Note of thanks for sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Dingoes about

Dingoes about

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr James A. Turner
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Timber plate with image of an indigenous woman carrying a wooden container on her head, made by Bill Onus

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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'Subject No.1 - Aborigines' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1987
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Scenes - Australian Coast

Scenes - Australian Coast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Herbert Beecroft
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Program for the English Women's XI tour of Australia, 1948-9

Program for the English Women's XI tour of Australia, 1948-9

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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Sue Summers
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Pride of Workmanship, awarded by Rotary International to the Australian Wheel Shop, Islington

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Plaques
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Postcard featuring a coloured illustration of an angel holding a white dove

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting the Ashes (cricket)

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Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1988
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Glass plate negative - One of the vice-regal cars bogged on the Burt Plain, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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'Subject No.2 - ' bicentennial commemorative milk cartons

'Subject No.2 - ' bicentennial commemorative milk cartons

ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1987
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Child on Rocking Horse

Child on Rocking Horse

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kodak
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting John Macarthur

Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting John M...

Coles-Myer collection
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Victoria, Australia
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1766
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Pipe with a stem handcrafted from a Giant Petrel bone

Pipe with a stem handcrafted from a Giant Petrel bone

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Pipes
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Macquarie Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1959
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Phillip Statue, Sydney.

Phillip Statue, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Recognize China Now

Recognize China Now

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Mr Robert Darby
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Film negative - Bert Oliffe and pack-camel, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Bush and Hawke get out of the Gulf

Bush and Hawke get out of the Gulf

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Iraq
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George H. Bush Snr
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Glass plate negative - Expedition buggy on bed of Todd River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Square cotton handkerchief commemorating the coronation of King George VI

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Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Handkerchiefs
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King George VI
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1935
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Path through park with 'Art and Craft Market' sign

Path through park with 'Art and Craft Market' sign

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Boot hook

Boot hook

Colledge Family collection
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Spur strap

Spur strap

Colledge Family collection
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1914
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Photographic postcard depicting Zeynard's Marvellous Midget Circus - Girl balancing on a rope

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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