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Conical copper vase

Conical copper vase

Smith Family collection
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1930
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Golden hopes

Golden hopes

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcard of The Light Blues 1907 rugby team

Photographic postcard of The Light Blues 1907 rugby team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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1907
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Film negative - Punch, Lady and Annie, holding the eagle hawk Punch shot, Mt Woodward, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1903

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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1903
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Medallion to commemorate 50 years of the Commonwealth of Australia's Federation, 1901-1951

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Sydney Collectables Auction collection
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Commemorative medallions
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Elischer
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1950
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Australian Military Forces button worn by Sister Ada Corbett Syer, 2/10 AGH

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McAvoy and Syer collection
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Australian Army
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1946
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Christmas Bells and Fern

Christmas Bells and Fern

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sympathy card

Sympathy card

Margot Child collection
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Mrs Margot Child
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Town Hall Sydney N.S.W.

Town Hall Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Timber plate with image of an indigenous man holding a spearthrower and a spear, made by Bill Onus

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Australia
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Bill Onus
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TOWN HALL, Sydney.

TOWN HALL, Sydney.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cricket bat autographed by the English Women's Cricket Team (1934), the Victorian Women's XI (1934), and the Men's and Women's Touring XI (1937)

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Nance Pownall collection
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England, Great Britain
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Mrs Nancy M. Pownall
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1925
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May your New Year be a Happy One Loving greetings now are spoken, ..

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Money box to commemorate the British royal visit to Australia, 1954

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Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Moneyboxes
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Victoria, Australia
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State Bank of Victoria
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1954
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Ocean Culture, Innovative Sandboarding Equipment...

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Joanne Harvy collection
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Stickers
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Australia
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'Subject No.9 - Prime Ministers' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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1988
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Tea-towel printed with 'The Peace Bus; driving for disarmament'

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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1984
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George St. Sydney N.S.W. Showing Q.V. Markets, Town Hall & Railway Towers.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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At the waterhole

At the waterhole

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Greetings from Australia

Greetings from Australia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Souvenir necktie for staff of the Maralinga atomic test facility

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Maralinga collection
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Neckties
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Austico
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1956
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On our selection

On our selection

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr James A. Turner
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Glass plate negative - The McAuley family, Karrathunka Waterhole, South Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Sympathy card

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Margot Child collection
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1973
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Broad leaf wattle honey flower

Broad leaf wattle honey flower

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Margaret L. Flockton
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Baby's bib

Baby's bib

Patricia Kennedy collection no. 2
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England
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Mrs Grace H. Kennedy
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1918
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Invitation to a municipal and civil luncheon in the Town Hall, Sydney, on 7 January 1901, to commemorate the swearing in of the Governor General

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 4
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Invitations
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1900
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Poster featuring a photograph of a banner that reads 'Commonwealth of Australia. Trust the women mother as I have done'

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Australian Bicentennial Authority collection
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George Street, Sydney

George Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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A ferry on water.

A ferry on water.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Disarm Today Datarm Tomorrow

Disarm Today Datarm Tomorrow

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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T-shirts
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Australia
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Association for International Co-operation and Disarmament
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1960
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Timber plate with image of an indigenous man holding a spear, made by Bill Onus

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Robert Croll Indigenous Artefacts collection
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Path through park and AIM tent with people around

Path through park and AIM tent with people around

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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Demand Cultural Independence

Demand Cultural Independence

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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Independence for Australia

Independence for Australia

Robert Darby collection no. 2
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Australia
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Mr Robert Darby
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Licence receipt

Licence receipt

Benny Zable collection no. 1
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Victoria, Australia
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Road Traffic Authority, Victoria
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1986
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Australian swimmers Fanny Durack and Mina Wylie with British swimmer Jennie Fletcher

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National Sports Information Centre collection
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Miss Sarah Frances 'Fanny' Durack
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1910
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Three copies of an entry ticket to mass

Three copies of an entry ticket to mass

Papal Visit Office collection
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Australia
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Pope John Paul II
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1986
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The selector's hut

The selector's hut

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Stockman's hut

Stockman's hut

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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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1923
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Pride of Workmanship, awarded by Rotary International to the Australian Wheel Shop, Islington

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Plaques
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Australia
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Scrapbook of the Royal Tour of Queen Elizabeth II to Australia in 1954, compiled by Margaret Ryan

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Jane Connors collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Margaret Ryan
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1952
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Off to the factory

Off to the factory

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr Percy R. Campbell
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King Street, Sydney

King Street, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Scrapbook album compiled by a Polish migrant to Australia, titled '1928-1950 Memories of Migrant'

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Zygmunt Skarbek-Kruszewski collection
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Scrapbooks
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1928
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Glass plate negative - About to depart The Bluff station, Queensland, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1919

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Larry Coonan (left) and Frank Feast ready to leave a lunch camp, Arnhem Land, 1928

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Frank E Feast collection
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Negatives
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Australia
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Mr Frank E. Feast
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Certificate to Commemorate the First Election of Members of the Arbitration Court of New South Wales, issued to Mr Arthur Mitchell

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Membership certificates
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Australia
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Julian Ashton
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1901
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Miss Australia crown worn by national titleholders in the Miss Australia Quest each year from 1965 to 1991

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Miss Australia Company collection
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Crowns (headwear)
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ernest Booth
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1964
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S.S. Sydney

S.S. Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Robert Jolley
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Lost in the fog

Lost in the fog

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Mr James A. Turner
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TOWN HALL SYDNEY

TOWN HALL SYDNEY

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Bavaria, Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Government Workers Against the Bomb

Government Workers Against the Bomb

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Australian Public Service
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1981
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I [Love] Being Free from Smoking - Narcotics Education Inc., 1985

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Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton collection no. 2
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Badges
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Australia
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Mrs Lindy Chamberlain-Creighton
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1980
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THE SPIT, MIDDLE HARBOUR, N.S.W.

THE SPIT, MIDDLE HARBOUR, N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Collins Street, Melbourne

Collins Street, Melbourne

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1941
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Robbery Under Arms, No. 4

Robbery Under Arms, No. 4

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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Charles Hammond
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Small magnifying glass, 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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1776
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Glass plate negative - Luritja men demonstrating use of weapons, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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