Menu toggle

National Museum of Australia

Where our stories come alive

Collection Explorer

4

Highlights

Objects

Image Title and Collection What Where Who When
Tin of beef dripping sent to the Lawton family in Uxbridge, London, in a Red Cross parcel from Hobart in 1942

Tin of beef dripping sent to the Lawton family in Uxbridge, ...

French-Lawton collection
Apply French-Lawton collection filter
Canned foods
Apply Canned foods filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
The Austral Canning Co Pty Ltd
Apply The Austral Canning Co Pty Ltd filter
1940
Apply 1940 filter
Coal is Vital to Victory

Coal is Vital to Victory

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 11
Apply People's Paraphernalia collection no. 11 filter
Posters
Apply Posters filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
1939
Apply 1939 filter
Sydney University

Sydney University

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Richard Long
Apply Richard Long filter
Marna House, north-east garden, Healesville, Vic

Marna House, north-east garden, Healesville, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Healesville, Victoria, Australia
Apply Healesville, Victoria, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Plastic sign for bokchoy from market garden stall

Plastic sign for bokchoy from market garden stall

Chai Vang and Por Ye collection
Apply Chai Vang and Por Ye collection filter
Signs
Apply Signs filter
Stockman's Departure

Stockman's Departure

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
J Hutchings
Apply J Hutchings filter
Railways of Australia Gold Life Pass issued to the Hon Harold Holt

Railways of Australia Gold Life Pass issued to the Hon Harol...

Australian National Railways Commission collection
Apply Australian National Railways Commission collection filter
Transport passes
Apply Transport passes filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Commonwealth Railways
Apply Commonwealth Railways filter
The last stage

The last stage

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Mr James A. Turner
Apply Mr James A. Turner filter
Tintype portrait of a young woman 1880s

Tintype portrait of a young woman 1880s

Bothwell Museum collection
Apply Bothwell Museum collection filter
Tintypes
Apply Tintypes filter
Bothwell Museum
Apply Bothwell Museum filter
1880
Apply 1880 filter
Bark Painting, Fishing Scene showing Dugong and Turtle, from Groote Eylandt, 1948

Bark Painting, Fishing Scene showing Dugong and Turtle, from...

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Unknown
Apply Unknown filter
1948
Apply 1948 filter
Diary note of E R Mayne's sightseeing trip to Loch Lomond, Scotland, whilst on tour with the Australian Cricket Team in 1921

Diary note of E R Mayne's sightseeing trip to Loch Lomond, S...

Nanette Ward collection
Apply Nanette Ward collection filter
Notes
Apply Notes filter
Edgar Richard Mayne
Apply Edgar Richard Mayne filter
Soldier's Memorial, Adelaide, SA

Soldier's Memorial, Adelaide, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
New South Wales Postal Service red painted metal pillar box with an arched top

New South Wales Postal Service red painted metal pillar box ...

Australia Post Historical collection
Apply Australia Post Historical collection filter
Postboxes
Apply Postboxes filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Triggs, Marr & Taylor, Sydney
Apply Triggs, Marr & Taylor, Sydney filter
1875
Apply 1875 filter
Mercer Marine Chronometer No 13290 in a wooden case

Mercer Marine Chronometer No 13290 in a wooden case

Department of Defence collection
Apply Department of Defence collection filter
Chronometers
Apply Chronometers filter
St Albans, Hertfordshire, England
Apply St Albans, Hertfordshire, England filter
Thomas Mercer Ltd
Apply Thomas Mercer Ltd filter
1923
Apply 1923 filter
Browne Marine Chronometer No 16728 in a wood and glass case

Browne Marine Chronometer No 16728 in a wood and glass case

Department of Defence collection
Apply Department of Defence collection filter
Chronometers
Apply Chronometers filter
London, England
Apply London, England filter
Henry Browne & Son Ltd
Apply Henry Browne & Son Ltd filter
Farm Cove, Chief Naval Station of the Australian Fleet

Farm Cove, Chief Naval Station of the Australian Fleet

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Farm Cove, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Royal Navy
Apply Royal Navy filter
Start of the southern depot party

Start of the southern depot party

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Antarctica
Apply Antarctica filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Photograph of Winnie O'Sullivan standing with her hands clasped

Photograph of Winnie O'Sullivan standing with her hands clas...

Kevin Hannan collection
Apply Kevin Hannan collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Los Angeles, California, United States of America
Apply Los Angeles, California, United States of America filter
Winnie O'Sullivan
Apply Winnie O'Sullivan filter
1917
Apply 1917 filter
Photograph of bushranger Stephen (Steve) Hart

Photograph of bushranger Stephen (Steve) Hart

Ned Kelly Memorabilia collection
Apply Ned Kelly Memorabilia collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Stephen (Steve) Hart
Apply Stephen (Steve) Hart filter
Windsor House Boat

Windsor House Boat

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Martin Place, Sydney

Martin Place, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Martin Place, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Martin Place, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Douglas Pratt
Apply Douglas Pratt filter
'Flying Ant Dreaming', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1976

'Flying Ant Dreaming', painted by Kaapa Tjampitjinpa, 1976

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Paintings
Apply Paintings filter
Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Papunya, Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa
Apply Kaapa M. Tjampitjinpa filter
1976
Apply 1976 filter
Rushcutters Bay, Sydney

Rushcutters Bay, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Rushcutters Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Ground edge hatchet head, Portland [stone implement]

Ground edge hatchet head, Portland [stone implement]

Herbert Keys collection
Apply Herbert Keys collection filter
Edge-ground axe heads (stone)
Apply Edge-ground axe heads (stone) filter
Portland, Victoria, Australia
Apply Portland, Victoria, Australia filter
Kelp foot by Vicki West, 2002

Kelp foot by Vicki West, 2002

Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vicki West collection
Apply Aboriginal Collection from Tasmania 2003 - Vicki West collection filter
Sculptures
Apply Sculptures filter
Tasmania, Australia
Apply Tasmania, Australia filter
Vicki West
Apply Vicki West filter
2002
Apply 2002 filter
Souvenir card Blowering Dam - Ceremony to mark the first release of water for irrigation

Souvenir card Blowering Dam - Ceremony to mark the first rel...

Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection
Apply Snowy Scheme - Ken Johnson collection filter
Cards
Apply Cards filter
Blowering Dam, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Blowering Dam, New South Wales, Australia filter
Water Conservation & Irrigation Commission
Apply Water Conservation & Irrigation Commission filter
1968
Apply 1968 filter
Black and white photographic postcard of Bondi Pacific - Private Hotel, Bondi Beach N.S.W.

Black and white photographic postcard of Bondi Pacific - Pri...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Bondi Beach, Bondi, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Do Not Abandon Me, Liberty!

Do Not Abandon Me, Liberty!

Thahn Nhon Le collection
Apply Thahn Nhon Le collection filter
Political posters
Apply Political posters filter
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Apply Melbourne, Victoria, Australia filter
Le Thanh Nhon
Apply Le Thanh Nhon filter
1988
Apply 1988 filter
Dronepipe - Yirrkala, 1948

Dronepipe - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
Apply American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c... filter
Didjeridus
Apply Didjeridus filter
Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
Constance Faithfull & Hazel, England 1901

Constance Faithfull & Hazel, England 1901

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
MABO Treaty

MABO Treaty

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
Apply Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi... filter
Mr Alan Moir
Apply Mr Alan Moir filter
Corridor, Sutherland House. Sylvania, N.S.W

Corridor, Sutherland House. Sylvania, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sylvania, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sylvania, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Black and white photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey receiving Olympic trophies from the King of Belgium, 1920

Black and white photograph of US swimmer Ethelda Bleibtrey r...

National Sports Information Centre collection
Apply National Sports Information Centre collection filter
Photographs
Apply Photographs filter
Belgium
Apply Belgium filter
Miss Ethelda Bleibtrey
Apply Miss Ethelda Bleibtrey filter
1920
Apply 1920 filter
Sale of Horses, Toowoomba, Queensland.

Sale of Horses, Toowoomba, Queensland.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
Apply Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Manley [sic], Sydney

Manley [sic], Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Manly, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1906
Apply 1906 filter
The Blue Mountains NSW Fern Tree Gully

The Blue Mountains NSW Fern Tree Gully

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Double Bay, Sydney, NSW

Double Bay, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Clematis Alpina

Clematis Alpina

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
St. Mary's Cathedral

St. Mary's Cathedral

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Ruins - Mrs. Buller's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Ruins - Mrs. Buller's Cottage. North Sydney Tornado

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1906
Apply 1906 filter
Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Message sticks
Apply Message sticks filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1926
Apply 1926 filter
Brisbane Q.: Eagle St

Brisbane Q.: Eagle St

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Apply Brisbane, Queensland, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1909
Apply 1909 filter
Australian Red Cross Society

Australian Red Cross Society

Ben Chifley collection no. 3
Apply Ben Chifley collection no. 3 filter
Receipts
Apply Receipts filter
Letter that deals with the sale of the Fealy business to Fielder's Bakery, 1968

Letter that deals with the sale of the Fealy business to Fie...

ET Fealy collection
Apply ET Fealy collection filter
Business letters
Apply Business letters filter
1968
Apply 1968 filter
Como - The Magical Manipulator

Como - The Magical Manipulator

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1897
Apply 1897 filter
Aboriginals

Aboriginals

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Australia
Apply Australia filter
Rose Stereograph Co.
Apply Rose Stereograph Co. filter
Dearie

Dearie

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
The Block, Sydney.  A bit of the Commonwealth

The Block, Sydney. A bit of the Commonwealth

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
York Street, Sydney

York Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Photographic postcards
Apply Photographic postcards filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
1970
Apply 1970 filter
Adelaide: The Botanic Gardens

Adelaide: The Botanic Gardens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Apply Adelaide, South Australia, Australia filter
Mr Josef Lebovic
Apply Mr Josef Lebovic filter
Message stick

Message stick

Horne-Bowie collection
Apply Horne-Bowie collection filter
Message sticks
Apply Message sticks filter
Not provided
Apply Not provided filter
1926
Apply 1926 filter
Bishop Gselle came to Nguiu

Bishop Gselle came to Nguiu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
Apply Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2 filter
Drawings
Apply Drawings filter
Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Nguiu, Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia filter
Richard C. Fernando
Apply Richard C. Fernando filter
A bullroarer design

A bullroarer design

Dorothy Bennett collection
Apply Dorothy Bennett collection filter
Bark paintings
Apply Bark paintings filter
Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
Apply Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia filter
Charlie Mardigan
Apply Charlie Mardigan filter
1962
Apply 1962 filter
Handwritten recipe for Black Puddings

Handwritten recipe for Black Puddings

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
Apply Springfield - Faithfull Family collection filter
Manuscripts
Apply Manuscripts filter
The Kuri dance; The Palti dance

The Kuri dance; The Palti dance

The Christensen Fund collection no. 1
Apply The Christensen Fund collection no. 1 filter
Prints
Apply Prints filter
London, England
Apply London, England filter
George French Angas
Apply George French Angas filter
1847
Apply 1847 filter
Ship with a funnel and two masts at anchor

Ship with a funnel and two masts at anchor

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Loch Lomond

Loch Lomond

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
Apply Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1 filter
Postcards
Apply Postcards filter
Painting by Gordon Syron - Right side of triptych

Painting by Gordon Syron - Right side of triptych

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection
Apply Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collection filter
Oil paintings
Apply Oil paintings filter
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Apply Sydney, New South Wales, Australia filter
Gordon Syron
Apply Gordon Syron filter
Painted marine turtle shell featuring thirteen totemic animals representing the clans of the Lardil people of Mornington Island

Painted marine turtle shell featuring thirteen totemic anima...

Blair Gardner collection no. 1
Apply Blair Gardner collection no. 1 filter
Artworks
Apply Artworks filter
Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
Apply Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia filter
Lindsay Roughsey
Apply Lindsay Roughsey filter
1978
Apply 1978 filter
Load more objects