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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Katherine Ngallametta
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We Have Survived.

We Have Survived. "PRODUCED AS PART OF THE 'WE HAVE SURVIVED...

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Bede Tungatalum
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gerald Porter
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Paul Mark
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Child's drawing by James Bayung Gumbula titled:

Child's drawing by James Bayung Gumbula titled: "This is a m...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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James Bayung Gumbula
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Felicity Jimarin
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Child's drawing by unknown child, Ernabella SA

Child's drawing by unknown child, Ernabella SA

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 2
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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1954
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Line drawing of Birdsville Races. August, 1953

Line drawing of Birdsville Races. August, 1953

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Birdsville, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Cecilia Martin
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Child's drawing - Flowers Growing by Zelia Tipiloura age 8yrs, St Therese's School, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Zelia Tipiloura
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Shepherd, Keera, N.S.W. September, 1952

Shepherd, Keera, N.S.W. September, 1952

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Keera, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1952
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Child's drawing - Bobby Larking

Child's drawing - Bobby Larking

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Kirton Point, South Australia, Australia
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Bobby Larking
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paul E. Smith
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Yirrinini
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Child's drawing of trees

Child's drawing of trees

Isobel White collection
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Child's drawing by by Mary and Kathy on the theme of 'How Aborigines Built Houses Long Time Ago'.

Child's drawing by by Mary and Kathy on the theme of 'How Ab...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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Child's drawing - 'How the Aborigines came to Australia' by Bernadette Morgan and John Batty, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bernadette Morgan
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Child's drawing by Lex Watton, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Lex Watton
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Child's drawing by Brenda, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Child's drawing by Brenda, Tabulam Primary School NSW

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tabulam, New South Wales, Australia
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Brenda
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Susanne Hayes
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Aborigines, Birdsville. (

Aborigines, Birdsville. ("Corporal", old "Minchoolie's" pal,...

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Birdsville, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Concepta Palipuaminni
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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"Bandjalang 3" by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 1
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Marguerita Munkara
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Her Majesty's Queensland Native Police by Bevan Hayward [Pooaraar]

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Pooaraar Bevan Hayward collection no. 1
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Mr Pooaraar Bevan Hayward
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1992
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Child's drawing - 'When the first white man came' by Harold Webb, Yirara College, Alice Springs NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Harold Webb
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mount Isa, Queensland, Australia
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Rhonda Mills
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Child's drawing - 'Creation' by Rita Roberts, Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy NT

Child's drawing - 'Creation' by Rita Roberts, Dhupuma Colleg...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Rita Roberts
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Judy Batty
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Port Keats (Wadeye), Northern Territory, Australia
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Margaret A. Tcherna
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Child's drawing - The Dreamtime by Peter Djumbu, Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy NT

Child's drawing - The Dreamtime by Peter Djumbu, Dhupuma Col...

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Dhupuma College, Nhulunbuy, Northern Territory, Australia
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Peter Djumbu
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Child's drawing - Captain Cook by Dennis Jack, Mornington Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Mornington Island, Queensland, Australia
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Dennis Jack
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Pamela
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1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Murray (Mer) Island, Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia
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Thursday Island Primary School
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1992
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Leslie Thompson
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Child's drawing - Campsite scene with people near shelters and around fire by Bayuima

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Bayuima
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Child's drawing, Purrakapali by Raphaelia Tipiloura, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Murrupurtiyanuwu Catholic Primary School, Wurrumiyanga, Bathurst Is...
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Raphaelia Tipiloura
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New Year's Day, the Western Star Hotel, Windorah. January, 1953

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Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Windorah, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Australia
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Susan Ferguson
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Child's drawing - Wilbur Chaseling landing at Yirrkala in 1935, to establish the first mission by George Wanambi, 1st year, Yirrkala Post Primary School NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yirrkala School, Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Au...
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George Wanambi
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1935
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Territory, Australia
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Valentina Puautjimi
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Adrian Arniva
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Tweed Heads, New South Wales, Australia
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Fingal Head Primary School
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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R McHughes
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Angeline
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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Unknown
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Child's drawing - The old people smoke the crab claw by Louis Joseph Tipungwuti age 9yrs, Bathurst Island NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Louis J. Tipungwuti
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Sandra Gallagher
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Adrian Ariva
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Child's drawing ? Milingimbi Recreation Hall, by Dhaymangu

Child's drawing ? Milingimbi Recreation Hall, by Dhaymangu

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Milingimbi, Central Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dhaymangu
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Wurrumiyanga (Nguiu), Bathurst Island, Tiwi Islands, Northern Terri...
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Shaun Kerinaiua
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Weipa, Queensland, Australia
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Roy Chevathen
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Desmond Koongotema
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Child's drawing ? The animals gathered in the darkness by Maureen Maloney age 16 years, St Francis Xavier School, Daly River NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Maureen Maloney
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Yurraynga
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Aurukun, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia
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Clifford Pootchemunka
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Child's drawing

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Harold Nayinggul
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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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St Francis Xavier School, Daly River, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dorothy Nurra
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