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Metal knife with bone handle

Metal knife with bone handle

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Knives
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Sheffield, England
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North Head Quarantine Station
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White ceramic mug with rural scene

White ceramic mug with rural scene

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Mugs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Sticker

Sticker

Union of Australian Women collection
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Stickers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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University, Sydney

University, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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University of Sydney Library, University of Sydney
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Saint Mary's Basilica Sydney NSW

Saint Mary's Basilica Sydney NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ramsay Photo Works Pty Ltd
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1950
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Smith's Weekly - Armistice Number, Facsimile of Historic Cease Fire Order..., 1936

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Robbie Swan collection
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Advertising posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Smith's Weekly
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1936
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At first it didn't succeed, so Foster's China tries again

At first it didn't succeed, so Foster's China tries again

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1998
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Moth-proof brown paper garment bag

Moth-proof brown paper garment bag

Hazel Hooton and Elizabeth Gibson collection
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Clothing storage containers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Favorite Manufacturing & Trading Co Pty Ltd
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King Street, Sydney

King Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Art Series
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Novelty doorstop or paperweight caricature of former Australian prime minister Sir George Houstoun Reid

Novelty doorstop or paperweight caricature of former Austral...

JR Lawson Pty Ltd Auctioneers collection no. 3
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Doorstops
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Sir George H. Reid
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1917
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Harringtons Camera House, George Street, Sydney, early 1900s

Harringtons Camera House, George Street, Sydney, early 1900s

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Howard's End

Howard's End

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Phil Somerville
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1998
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Advertising card featuring boxer Milburn Saylor, 'Light-weight Tornado', 28 March 1914

Advertising card featuring boxer Milburn Saylor, 'Light-weig...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising cards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Milburn Saylor
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1914
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Amy Hudson batting during the Interstate Championships in Sydney in 1934

Amy Hudson batting during the Interstate Championships in Sy...

Amy Hudson collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Amy Hudson
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1934
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A cow drawn vehicle crossing a creek.

A cow drawn vehicle crossing a creek.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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CLIFTON VILLAGE.

CLIFTON VILLAGE.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Passenger list for SS Jervis Bay, from Brisbane, 16 March 1937

Passenger list for SS Jervis Bay, from Brisbane, 16 March 19...

Amy Hudson collection
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Lists
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Amy Hudson
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1937
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Clarice Anderson as a young girl.

Clarice Anderson as a young girl.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Freeman & Co
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Australian Football League sports trading card of Derek Kickett of the Sydney Swans

Australian Football League sports trading card of Derek Kick...

Select Australia collection
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Collecting cards
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Terrey Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Select Australia Pty Ltd
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1996
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Newton Bridge, Sydney

Newton Bridge, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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You're on Aboriginal land ... pay the rent ... LAND RIGHTS NOW!

You're on Aboriginal land ... pay the rent ... LAND RIGHTS N...

Communist Party of Australia collection no. 2
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Banners
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Communist Party of Australia
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1982
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Ladies high-heeled boots in brown tanned leather

Ladies high-heeled boots in brown tanned leather

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Boots
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Callaghan Shoe Company
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Photographic portrait of a man wearing a suit with a corsage

Photographic portrait of a man wearing a suit with a corsage

Gallaway-Gore collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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A Song of the English

A Song of the English

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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George Robertson and Company Pty Ltd
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Sydney 2000 Olympic Games cauldron

Sydney 2000 Olympic Games cauldron

Project 2000 Taskforce Olympic Games collection
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Cauldrons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Olympic Federation
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2000
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Barnstaple Manor, Five Dock

Barnstaple Manor, Five Dock

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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This Changing World, an Atlas of Current Events, 1950

This Changing World, an Atlas of Current Events, 1950

George W Barber collection
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Booklets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1950
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New Railway Station, Sydney

New Railway Station, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Colony Slacks made with the special Grip-U waistband and placket pockets.  At David Jones

Colony Slacks made with the special Grip-U waistband and pla...

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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David Jones Ltd
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1946
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RMS Orsova

RMS Orsova

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Exchange Studios
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1919
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'The ALP's strategy for Counter-Revolution in Asia, or Living off Asia', a paper presented to the National Anti-War Conference by Humphrey McQueen

'The ALP's strategy for Counter-Revolution in Asia, or Livin...

Elsie Gare collection no. 1
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Theses
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Humphrey McQueen
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1971
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William Percy Faithfull

William Percy Faithfull

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Freeman & Co
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Group of Ostriches

Group of Ostriches

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Wedding invitation

Wedding invitation

Margot Child collection
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Wedding invitations
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margot Child
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1948
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White looseleaf cardboard page titled

White looseleaf cardboard page titled "Display hints"

Australia Post Historical collection
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Instructional documents
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1978
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Terracotta water bottle with stopper and dish

Terracotta water bottle with stopper and dish

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Water containers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Envelope for letter written to Will Glover and his new wife Elma to welcome them home

Envelope for letter written to Will Glover and his new wife ...

Enid Treadgold collection
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Envelopes
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William R. Glover
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1919
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Art Gallery Sydney

Art Gallery Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Timber spearthrower from [...Eastern Sydney, 1924...?]

Timber spearthrower from [...Eastern Sydney, 1924...?]

Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Spearthrowers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1924
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Life at the Bar

Life at the Bar

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1998
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Milo tin

Milo tin

Bothwell Museum collection
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Food storage containers
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Nestle and Anglo Swiss Condensed Milk Co (Australasia) Limited
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1939
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Howard sets the states to rights

Howard sets the states to rights

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1996
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Discussion Poster No.26 - What's wrong with this room? -  January 10, 1949

Discussion Poster No.26 - What's wrong with this room? - Ja...

George W Barber collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Commonwealth Office of Education
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1949
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Souvenir silver serviette ring decorated with an enamel badge of Old Parliament House

Souvenir silver serviette ring decorated with an enamel badg...

Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Serviette rings
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Angus & Coote, Jewellers
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Signal lamp

Signal lamp

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Lamps
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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North Head Quarantine Station
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George Street Buckfield Hill, Sydney

George Street Buckfield Hill, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Gate closes on Miners and Opens for the High Techs

Gate closes on Miners and Opens for the High Techs

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1998
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White ceramic cruet set

White ceramic cruet set

North Head Quarantine Station collection
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Cruet sets
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Japan
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North Head Quarantine Station
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Stuffed toy pig prize won by Erin Craig for having the reddest hair of children aboard SS Lurline, 1946

Stuffed toy pig prize won by Erin Craig for having the redde...

Erin Craig collection
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Toy pigs
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Pacific Ocean
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Erin Craig
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1946
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Group of school students in Sydney

Group of school students in Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Hanson - The Experiment

Hanson - The Experiment

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Patrick Cook
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1998
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Circular Quay, Sydney, 28 January 1915

Circular Quay, Sydney, 28 January 1915

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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1915
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Black and white school photograph

Black and white school photograph "Miss A Turner and the stu...

Turner and Valentine Families collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1950
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East Timor

East Timor

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1998
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Poster 'MAKE IT AUSTRALIA'S CHOICE US BASES IN AUSTRALIA '

Poster 'MAKE IT AUSTRALIA'S CHOICE US BASES IN AUSTRALIA '

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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People for Nuclear Disarmament
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1986
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Mark Foy's Limited

Mark Foy's Limited

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mark Foys Ltd
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White wooden 'make-do' stool made by soldier settler Harry Newman at Narrogin, Western Australia, in 1922

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Harry and Natalie Newman collection
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Stools
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Narrogin Agricultural Area, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Henry '. Newman
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1922
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A flock of sheep.

A flock of sheep.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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Portrait photograph of Lara Thoms

Portrait photograph of Lara Thoms

Jon Lewis collection
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Portrait photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Jon Lewis
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1986
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Water Economy

Water Economy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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