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Achromatic, brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Gore

Achromatic, brass telescope eyepiece used by Captain John Go...

Jack Gallaway collection
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Telescope accessories
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London, England
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Peter Dollond
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1761
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Indigofera pratensis

Indigofera pratensis

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Erythrina vespertilio

Erythrina vespertilio

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Dillenia Alata

Dillenia Alata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Endeavour River, Cooktown, Queensland, Australia
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Postcard titled 'Statue of Captain Cook, Hyde Park, Sydney, N.S.W', 17 August 1908

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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Bark painting 'Kindaagi the old red plains kangaroo' by Yirawala

Bark painting 'Kindaagi the old red plains kangaroo' by Yira...

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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Yirawala
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Crataeva religiosa Capparidaceae

Crataeva religiosa Capparidaceae

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Banksia dentata

Banksia dentata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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1980
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'Tree and landscape', painted by Eddie Mabo

'Tree and landscape', painted by Eddie Mabo

Bonita Mabo collection
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Eddie K. Mabo
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Captain Cook Bicentenary

Captain Cook Bicentenary

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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Dendrobium discolor

Dendrobium discolor

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Captain Cook Bicentenary

Captain Cook Bicentenary

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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Glass lens and brass lens cover for a telescope used by Rear Admiral John Gore

Glass lens and brass lens cover for a telescope used by Rear...

Jack Gallaway collection
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Telescope lenses
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Captain John Gore
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Certificate from Rylston - Kandos Show, 1970, featuring James Cook bicentenary.

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Myrtle Wilson collection
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Prize certificates
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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V.C.N. Blight, Government Printer
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1970
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Postcard titled 'Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay'

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Maraian Ceremony Death of Luma Luma by Billy Yirawala

Maraian Ceremony Death of Luma Luma by Billy Yirawala

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Poster of Eddie Mabo, by Clifford Beresford Robinson, 1993

Poster of Eddie Mabo, by Clifford Beresford Robinson, 1993

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Townsville, Queensland, Australia
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Clifford B. Robinson
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1993
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Paperknife

Paperknife

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Paperknives
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London, England
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1876
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Pair of maps that indicate the routes of Captain James Cook's three voyages

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Embroidered Map Samplers collection
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Maps
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Captain James Cook
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'Dark palm tree', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1980

'Dark palm tree', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1980

Bonita Mabo collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1980
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'Dragon Heads', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1951

'Dragon Heads', painted by Eddie Mabo, c1951

Bonita Mabo collection
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Watercolour paintings
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Eddie K. Mabo
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1951
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Facsimile of newspaper clipping titled 'Man of the Land', The Sydney Morning Herald, 15 April 2000

Facsimile of newspaper clipping titled 'Man of the Land', Th...

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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Acacia leiocalyx

Acacia leiocalyx

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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1980
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Melaleuca armillaris - engraving

Melaleuca armillaris - engraving

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Captain Cook Bicentenary

Captain Cook Bicentenary

Gweneth Meyers collection
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Mr Morris H. Meyers OBE
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HYDE PARK SYDNEY NSW

HYDE PARK SYDNEY NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Captain James Cook
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Frawleys chocolate tin

Frawleys chocolate tin

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 23
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Chocolate boxes
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Samuel Calvert
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1865
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Child's drawing - Captain Cook by Barnabas Tipiloura, Bathurst Island NT

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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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Barnabas Tipiloura
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Helichrysum rupicola

Helichrysum rupicola

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Wooden paperknife

Wooden paperknife

Justice Else-Mitchell collection no. 1
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Paperknives
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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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Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay

Landing Place, Captain Cook, Kurnell, Botany Bay

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Kurnell, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Captain James Cook
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1908
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Dendrophthoe vitellina

Dendrophthoe vitellina

Banks Florilegium collection
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1980
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Paper knife

Paper knife

Bothwell Museum collection
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England, United Kingdom
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Nestles
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Creamware pottery teapot and lid by William Greatbatch c.1776

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Captain Cook Teapot collection
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Teapots
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Fenton, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, United Kingdom
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William Greatbatch
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1776
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Crotalaria verrucosa

Crotalaria verrucosa

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Postcard featuring photograph of Hyde Park and Captain Cook's statue, Sydney

Postcard featuring photograph of Hyde Park and Captain Cook'...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Hyde Park, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Scaevola calendulacea

Scaevola calendulacea

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Painting by Dinny Nyliba (McDinny) titled 'Captain Cook's Boat'

Painting by Dinny Nyliba (McDinny) titled 'Captain Cook's Bo...

Dinny Nyliba (McDinny) collection no. 2
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Borroloola, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Dinny Nyliba (McDinny)
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1992
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Letter of thanks from London Exhibitions Ltd, 1905

Letter of thanks from London Exhibitions Ltd, 1905

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Business letters
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London, England
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London Exhibitions Limited
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1905
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Callistemon viminalis

Callistemon viminalis

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Epacris longiflora

Epacris longiflora

Banks Florilegium collection
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper portrait medallion of naturalist and botanist Joseph Banks

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Banks Medallion collection
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Portrait medallions
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England
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Wedgwood
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1775
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Banksia serrata

Banksia serrata

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Small magnifying glass, given to astronomer William Bayly by Captain James Cook on his third voyage

Small magnifying glass, given to astronomer William Bayly by...

Captain Cook Magnifier collection
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Magnifying glasses
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Australia
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William Bayly
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1776
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Political cartoon titled 'MABO', by Geoff Pryor, 1993

Political cartoon titled 'MABO', by Geoff Pryor, 1993

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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Mr Geoff Pryor
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Glycine tabacina

Glycine tabacina

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Exhibition loan receipt for Captain Cook's Chart Rule, 1905

Exhibition loan receipt for Captain Cook's Chart Rule, 1905

Captain Cook Plane Table Frame collection
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Receipts
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London, England
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London Exhibitions Limited
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1905
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Wax portrait of Captain Cook

Wax portrait of Captain Cook

Captain Cook Wax Portrait collection
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Portrait miniatures
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John C. Lochee
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1785
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Cartoon of John Gorton and Captain Cook's canon

Cartoon of John Gorton and Captain Cook's canon

Jeffrey Frith collection
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Mr Jeffrey Frith
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1969
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Painting by Dinny Nyliba (McDinny) titled 'Captain Cook'

Painting by Dinny Nyliba (McDinny) titled 'Captain Cook'

Dinny Nyliba (McDinny) collection no. 2
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Acrylic paintings
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Borroloola, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Dinny Nyliba (McDinny)
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1992
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MABO Treaty, by Alan Moir

MABO Treaty, by Alan Moir

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Cartoons
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Lovett Tower, Woden Town Centre, Phillip, Canberra, Australian Capi...
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Glimpse of the Captain Cook Graving Dock from the Botanical Gardens, Sydney, N.S.W

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Captain Cook Graving Dock, Garden Island, Sydney, New South Wales, ...
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The most Historic Spot in Australia - The Landing Place of Captain Cook, Botany Bay, N.S.W.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Botany Bay, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cannon from HMB Endeavour, thrown overboard on the Great Barrier Reef in 1770 and salvaged in 1969.

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Endeavour Cannon collection
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England
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Captain James Cook
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1725
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Postcard titled

Postcard titled"Captain Cook, Born 1728, Discovered Australi...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Taree, New South Wales, Australia
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HMB Endeavour
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1907
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Silver presentation case for a magnifying glass

Silver presentation case for a magnifying glass

Captain Cook Magnifier collection
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Presentation cases
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London, England
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William Bayly
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1776
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Petalostigma banksii

Petalostigma banksii

Banks Florilegium collection
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Engravings
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Teacup and saucer that were reputedly owned by Captain James Cook, Royal Navy

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Frank Thompson collection
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Cups and saucers
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Captain James Cook
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Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of botanist Daniel Solander

Wedgwood & Bentley blue jasper medallion portrait of botanis...

Wedgwood & Bentley Portrait Medallions collection
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