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Presbyterian Church, Queanbeyan

Presbyterian Church, Queanbeyan

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queanbeyan, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Swallows biscuit tin

Swallows biscuit tin

Liz Bollingmoore collection
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Biscuit tins
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Liz Bollingmoore
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Postcard featuring 11 composite photographs showing scenes of women beneath banners

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Conidae Conus Marmoreus

Conidae Conus Marmoreus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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North Queensland, Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Wire cake stand

Wire cake stand

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Cake stands
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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Grey and red patterns

Grey and red patterns

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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'Life. Be in it' Come 'n Try Gardening poster

'Life. Be in it' Come 'n Try Gardening poster

Ivy Lovric collection
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Advertising posters
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Alex Stitt Mr
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1988
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First Australian Conference of Presiding Officers and Clerks Dinner, Parliament House, Canberra, 1968

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William Fryer collection
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Menus
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr William '. Fryer
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1968
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

L and T Hackney collection
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Gilgandra, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Thomas P. Hackney
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1900
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Two quartzite flaked stone spearheads, bundled in bark sheath and secured with textile strips

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American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spearheads
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Ngilipitji, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Artist's palette

Artist's palette

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Painting with central band and infill of concentric circles and opposing arcs

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Fred Myers collection
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Yayayi, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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Anatjari (. Tjakamarra
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Black and white photograph of Brian Chance age 20

Black and white photograph of Brian Chance age 20

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Portrait photograph of Ricky

Portrait photograph of Ricky

Jon Lewis collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Preliminary drawing for completed work 'Decalogue in Double Voice'

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Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 4
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Drawings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1990
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Photograph of  Vauxhall car on a sandy dirt road about to go through a gate

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Colledge Family collection
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly standing at a lab bench in mid speech, 1978

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Fred Daly collection
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Stirling, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1978
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Conidae Conus Arentatus

Conidae Conus Arentatus

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Malaysia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Colour programme of events scheduled for the celebration of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in Brisbane, 1953

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Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1953
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Depicts the Big House at Springfield with two women standing in the doorway, 15 January 1904

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1904
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Soup spoon of nickel silver

Soup spoon of nickel silver

Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Soup spoons
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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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Jacob
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Photograph of Fred Daly standing delivering a speech

Photograph of Fred Daly standing delivering a speech

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Stan Mitchell collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Not provided
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1963
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Dubuna End

Dubuna End

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Malaysia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Lodgestone Reed, via Townsville, Q

Lodgestone Reed, via Townsville, Q

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly viewing Chinese artefacts in a case, 1963

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Fred Daly collection
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China
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1963
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Speak out against French nuclear tests...

Speak out against French nuclear tests...

ACT Trades and Labour Council collection
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Political posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Young and Rubicam
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1995
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Butterflies and dragonflies

Butterflies and dragonflies

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Photograph of two men standing on ship deck

Photograph of two men standing on ship deck

Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Carmelo Mirabelli Mr
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Byron Tales.

Byron Tales.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Books
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1837
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Stone blade

Stone blade

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Stone artefacts
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Mobilize The People

Mobilize The People

Robert Darby collection no. 1
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Political badges
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Design of dots and half circles in blues and yellows

Design of dots and half circles in blues and yellows

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Set of playing cards titled 'Famous Cities'

Set of playing cards titled 'Famous Cities'

Bridge Family collection no. 3
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Playing cards
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Three-sided shield with pokerwork kangaroo, emu and foliage designs in  style of La Perouse.

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Shields
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La Perouse, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Men, women and children standing with the foremost row of children sitting on a bench. Empire Day Picnic and Sports in aid of Belgian fund 1915

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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1915
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The Gib, Bowral

The Gib, 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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Protest group standing informally in front of the forecourt of Parliament House

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Otto Cserhalmi collection
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Child's drawing - man with blonde hair and blue trunks in water by Lillian

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Lillian
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Rectangular sticker with a royal crown and

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Minnesota Mining and Manufacturing Company
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Base of firestick

Base of firestick

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Firesticks
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Photograph of 'Spring Bank Island from slopes Black Mt, 1971'

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Thompson Family collection
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Photographs
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Spring Bank Island, Lake Burley Griffin, Acton, Canberra, Australia...
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1971
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Exhibit at Horticultural Show, Shire Hall, Mildura.

Exhibit at Horticultural Show, Shire Hall, Mildura.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mildura, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Film negative - Attack Island, Glenelg River, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glenelg River, Western Australia, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1916
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The Bear: Something for my pal the Poilu

The Bear: Something for my pal the Poilu

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Lionel Lindsay
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Bamboo percussion instrument or clapper

Bamboo percussion instrument or clapper

1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Percussion instruments
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Lena Passi
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1992
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Palm Beach NSW

Palm Beach NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Palm Beach, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Coogee, Sydney

Coogee, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Coogee Beach, Coogee, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bonehead College in Session

Bonehead College in Session

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1939
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Memento menu from Taronga Park Camp, October 1917

Memento menu from Taronga Park Camp, October 1917

Colonel Alfred Spain collection
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Menus
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Taronga Park, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Colonel Alfred Spain
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1917
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

JW Lindo collection
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Spearthrowers
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Beltana, South Australia, Australia
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J W. Lindo
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1985
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New Years card

New Years card

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Cards
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Blue card with 38mm-wide tulle edging wrapped around it

Blue card with 38mm-wide tulle edging wrapped around it

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Textile lengths
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1866
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Untitled child's drawing by Andrina

Untitled child's drawing by Andrina

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Andrina
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Wooden photographic print frame

Wooden photographic print frame

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Contact printing frames
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United Kingdom
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Jannay
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Beaconsfield Parade

Beaconsfield Parade

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Plow plane iron

Plow plane iron

John Docker collection
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Plane irons
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Glasgow, Scotland
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Alex Mathieson & Son
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1920
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Oval shaped washing basket

Oval shaped washing basket

Noel Keith collection
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Baskets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mrs Hazel Vertigan
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1958
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Gunanamanda Arts and Crafts collection
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Spearthrowers
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1986
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