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Black velvet horse riding helmet

Black velvet horse riding helmet

Colledge Family collection
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Sports safety helmets
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Miss Emilie Roach
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Film negative - Man with rock python, Liverpool River, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Greetings from Australia

Greetings from Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Film negative - Woman holding baby on her back, Denial Bay, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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In the clear Homeland far across the sea ..

In the clear Homeland far across the sea ..

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Railways of Australia Gold Life Pass issued to the Hon Harold Holt

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Transport passes
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Australian mining. The upper stopes of a gold mine

Australian mining. The upper stopes of a gold mine

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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You Are On Aboriginal Land

You Are On Aboriginal Land

Brad Manera collection
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T-shirts
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Kookaburra

Kookaburra

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Waratahs. For Auld Lang Syne

Waratahs. For Auld Lang Syne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Glass plate negative - Blue waterlilies (Nymphaea nouchali) in billabong, Barker Gorge, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negative - Ploughing with camels, Fowlers Bay station north of the Great Australian Bight, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negative - two men with cuts of meat hanging from roof of dwelling, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905 or 1911

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Glass plate negative - Ikey, Teddy and Jacky (Sunday Islanders, Western Australia) on board the 'Rita', as members of the crew, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Glass plate negative - Punch (Arrerika) watering camels, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Native Bear. When the moon is brightly shining

Native Bear. When the moon is brightly shining

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Marlborough Art Co
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The rouseabout

The rouseabout

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A welcome pool. Birthday greetings

A welcome pool. Birthday greetings

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The Call to Breakfast

The Call to Breakfast

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Film negative - Expedition party on march, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Nell  Basedow in a rickshaw, Colombo, Sri Lanka, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1931 or 1932

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Glass plate negative - Wagon carrying 8-tonne load, Victoria River, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Black and white negative glass lantern slide - Strawbridge Springs, eastern Tomkinson Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Glass plate negative - Men showing their scars,  Port George IV, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by Herbert Basedow

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Australia - A Sheep Station

Australia - A Sheep Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Film negative - Bert Oliffe (left) and Frank Feast doing the dishes, lunch camp, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Christmas Bells and Fern

Christmas Bells and Fern

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Film negative - Smithy at Mt. Davies camp, Tomkinson Ranges, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negative - Tree blazed by Herbert Basedow, Glen Ferdinand, South Australia , photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Greetings from Australia

Greetings from Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Emu

Emu

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Marlborough Art Co
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Glass plate negative - Women's camp fight, photographed by Herbert Basedow

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Film negative - Small palm trees and other vegetation, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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To My Dear Brother, With a Loving Christmas Greeting, circa World War One

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Golden hopes

Golden hopes

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Glass plate negative - Baobab marked by Captain Lort Stokes' party in 1838, May River, off Stokes Bay, Western Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1916

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Film negative - Local men lining one side of a safe place to cross a river, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1928

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Milking Time

Milking Time

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Clear glass plate marked Advance Australia, to commemorate Australia's centenary in 1888

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Terence Lane collection
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Commemorative plates
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Silver presentation case containing a small magnifier, which was given to astronomer William Bayly by Captain James Cook on his third voyage

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Captain Cook Magnifier collection
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Magnifying glasses
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Australia for the Australians, White Australia

Australia for the Australians, White Australia

White Australia Protection Badge collection
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T.A.A. travel poster - Come See TAAs Melbourne

T.A.A. travel poster - Come See TAAs Melbourne

Ron Kerr collection
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TAA/Australian Airlines Museum
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On our selection

On our selection

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The wheat team

The wheat team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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S.S. Sydney

S.S. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Robert Jolley
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Slumberland - Cowan Creek

Slumberland - Cowan Creek

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Dingoes about

Dingoes about

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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The enemy

The enemy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Laugh on, Dear Jack From Early Morn And Drive Away Dull Care [Kookaburras]

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Glass plate negative - The old battery,  Arltunga, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Sterling silver mounted emu egg candlestick holder, by Henry Steiner about 1880

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Terence Lane collection
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Candlesticks
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Emden's Gun

Emden's Gun

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Glass plate negative - Heavitree Gap, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1923

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Boronia

Boronia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Good luck be with you

Good luck be with you

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A Happy Christmas

A Happy Christmas

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The bullock team

The bullock team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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Australia's Waratah

Australia's Waratah

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mustering

Mustering

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