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Model shield

Model shield

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Souvenir banner commemorating the visit to Australia by the Duke and Duchess of York to mark the Federation of Australia in 1901

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Terence Lane collection
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Commemorative banners
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Australia
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Duke of York
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1900
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Colour cartoon caricature titled 'One Man Band'.

Colour cartoon caricature titled 'One Man Band'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr John Tiedemann
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2001
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Cartoon titled 'The River Bed', by Ron Tandberg, 2008

Cartoon titled 'The River Bed', by Ron Tandberg, 2008

Political Cartooning 2008 collection
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Political Cartoons
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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2008
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Howard's republic stand

Howard's republic stand

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1997
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Banks

Banks

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Rod Emmerson
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1997
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No clear felling of rainforest for timber harvesting purposes taks place in Queensland state forests

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Janeene Wallwork collection
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Information sheets
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Queensland, Australia
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Concerned Ladies Action Group
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1987
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Wooden case for microscope used for the scientific study of algae by phycologist Valerie May

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Valerie Jones collection
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Cases
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Valerie May
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1940
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T-shirt tiled 'World Heritage a Burden Too Great for this Nation'

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Janeene Wallwork collection
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T-shirts
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Queensland, Australia
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Loretta Young
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1987
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Black's Camp, Queensland

Black's Camp, Queensland

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting Aboriginal men standing in front of weatherboard building

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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Rectangular cream linen table centre with scalloped edges

Rectangular cream linen table centre with scalloped edges

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Table linen
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1963
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearthrowers
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Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1926
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One nation for martians

One nation for martians

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1997
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Racing silks in the colours of Tony Santic

Racing silks in the colours of Tony Santic

Graham Dash and Carol Sampson collection
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Riding habits
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Queensland, Australia
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Mitty's of Queensland, Saddlers & Riding Outfitters
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2003
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Spearthrowers
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Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1964
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Facsimile of newspaper clipping titled 'Man of the Land', The Sydney Morning Herald, 15 April 2000

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Newspaper clippings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Debra Jopson
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2000
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'Gulmari' shield, Queensland

'Gulmari' shield, Queensland

Black's Museum collection
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Shields
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Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1930
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Boomerang carved with heart motif on apex and foliage motif along length, from Queensland

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Boomerangs
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Queensland, Australia
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Boomerang carved with three horizontal bands of diamond design, from Queensland

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Boomerangs
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Queensland, Australia
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Pro-forma letter addressed to UNESCO protesting the World Heritage Listing of areas in North Queensland

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Janeene Wallwork collection
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Letters
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Queensland, Australia
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Concerned Ladies Action Group
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1987
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Spearthrower with incised heart designs and attached wooden peg, from Queensland

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Queensland, Australia
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Rainforests

Rainforests

Janeene Wallwork collection
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Instruction booklets
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Queensland, Australia
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Department of Forestry
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1987
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Cartoon of Premier of Queensland Joh Bjelke Peterson characterised as a rhinoceros

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1986
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Einsteins Need Not Apply

Einsteins Need Not Apply

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1998
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Australian Aboriginal Full war paint

Australian Aboriginal Full war paint

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Queensland Government
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Engraved print titled 'Native Troopers Dispersing a Camp', by Frank P. Mahoney, 1886

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Engravings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Frank P. Mahony
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1886
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting small township of slab buildings amongst trees

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting three men working in gully with prospector's cradle

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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Club

Club

Professor Henry and Luise Krips collection
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Clubs
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Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1993
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Cartoon of a line at the CES (Commonwealth Employment Service) office

Cartoon of a line at the CES (Commonwealth Employment Servic...

Ron Tandberg collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1992
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Terebridae species

Terebridae species

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Letter from Rose Rasey to 'Dear Mr Westwood', 24 September 1939

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RG Bain collection
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Letters
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Shanghai, China
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Ms Rose S. Rasey
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1939
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Carved walking stick with fist-shaped handle and snake carved around shaft

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Walking-sticks
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Queensland, Australia
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Queensland Rugby League cap, 1924

Queensland Rugby League cap, 1924

Vic Armbruster collection
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Caps
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Queensland, Australia
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Vic Armbruster
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1924
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Club

Club

J Davidson collection no. 1
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Clubs
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Queensland, Australia
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Unknown maker
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1984
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Don't you worry about that...

Don't you worry about that...

Lou Dargham collection
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Volutidae Amoria Maculata

Volutidae Amoria Maculata

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1964
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Model wooden club with a large pineapple head

Model wooden club with a large pineapple head

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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'Still life with jar and bowl', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1952

'Still life with jar and bowl', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1952

Bonita Mabo collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1952
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QSL card for VK4K4, From the Heart of the Queensland Sugar Belt

QSL card for VK4K4, From the Heart of the Queensland Sugar B...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bringing Them Home

Bringing Them Home

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Acrylic paintings
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Therese Birch
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Conidae Conus Planorbis

Conidae Conus Planorbis

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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1978
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'Queensland Aboriginals Tree Climbing', 8 November 1915

'Queensland Aboriginals Tree Climbing', 8 November 1915

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1915
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Strombidae Strombus Aratrum

Strombidae Strombus Aratrum

Lady Helen Blackburn collection
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Shells
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Queensland, Australia
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Lady Helen Blackburn
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Second Prize awarded for 'Round Rose Tablecloth' at Mount Larcom & District Agricultural Society 21st Annual Show

Second Prize awarded for 'Round Rose Tablecloth' at Mount La...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Queensland, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1959
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Water bottle used by explorer Robert O'Hara Burke on his 1860-1861 expedition to the Gulf of Carpentaria

Water bottle used by explorer Robert O'Hara Burke on his 186...

Robert O'Hara Burke collection
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Water containers
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Victoria, Australia
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Robert O. Burke
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1860
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Cartoon titled 'Rough End of the Pineapple'.

Cartoon titled 'Rough End of the Pineapple'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Ross Bateup
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2001
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Photograph of Carmelo Mirabelli and companion wearing 'QLD' caps

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Carmelo Mirabelli collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Queensland, Australia
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Carmelo Mirabelli Mr
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Cartoon of John Howard saying 'YOU'LL WORK LONGER, GET PAID LESS AND YOU'LL BE MUCH BETTER OFF'

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Ron Tandberg collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1992
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1948 Queensland Clothing Ration Card

1948 Queensland Clothing Ration Card

Daphne Harding collection
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Ration cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Zena M. Hansen
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1948
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QSL card for VK4-QSL

QSL card for VK4-QSL

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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QSL cards
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Photographic glass plate positive depicting seven men outside small slab and bark building

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Richard Daintree collection
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Glass plate positives
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Queensland, Australia
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Richard Daintree
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1860
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I make no apology

I make no apology

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Political Cartoons
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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2007
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Royal Commissions

Royal Commissions

Bruce Petty collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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Cartoon of a person saying 'I CAN'T ACCEPT THOSE CONDITIONS!'

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Ron Tandberg collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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Model boomerang

Model boomerang

JC Le Souef collection
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Small scale models
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Elwood, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Albert A. Le Souef
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1868
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Australian Palace, Queensland Court, Franco-British Exhibition, London, 1908

Australian Palace, Queensland Court, Franco-British Exhibiti...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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London, England
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Shield carved on anterior with central tree motif, animals and crest, from Queensland

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Scott Rainbow collection
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Queensland, Australia
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The gun debate

The gun debate

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1996
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