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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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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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Mountview Cafe`, Lyon's Oxford Corner House

Mountview Cafe`, Lyon's Oxford Corner House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Drawing of a badger

Drawing of a badger

Alfred Ronalds collection
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Certificate written in Polish permitting A Jedrzejowski to drive an Army car

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Andrzej Jedrzejowski collection
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Drivers licences
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Belvart toy train open wagon

Belvart toy train open wagon

Bruce Macdonald collection
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Toy railway cars
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Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Light fawn felt high-crowned top hat

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Top hats
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Set of drafting instruments and case used by James Pitkeathly

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James Pitkeathly collection no. 1
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Drafting instruments
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Adderley railway station located on a mountain side

Adderley railway station located on a mountain side

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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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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Tamavua Waterfalls, Suva

Tamavua Waterfalls, Suva

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Suva, Viti Levu, Fiji
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Spear

Spear

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Spears
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Charles P. Mountford
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1948
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Ruined dashboard clock from Australian National Airways Avro X aircraft 'Southern Cloud', which crashed in 1931

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John Boddington collection
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Dashboard clocks
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Sydney Airport, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian National Airways Limited
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1929
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Chemin de fer Glion - Rochers de Naye.  Altitude 2044 metres.

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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The Mystic Lake, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

The Mystic Lake, Mt Buffalo, Victoria

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mount Buffalo, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Gap and Sydney Heads

The Gap and Sydney Heads

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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W Jewitt & Co Marine Chronometer No 462 in a wooden case, used in HMAS Warrego

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Liverpool, Merseyside, England
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W Jewitt & Co
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Marama Moonlight Sydney Harbour

Marama Moonlight Sydney Harbour

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Kodak Ltd
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Otto Martin's Exchange Hotel

Otto Martin's Exchange Hotel

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Advertising postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1906
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Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Gardiner Two Day Marine Chronometer No 5/3947 in wooden case

Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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London, England
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R Gardner
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'Oijal and the yams' - Yirrkala, 1948

'Oijal and the yams' - Yirrkala, 1948

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1948
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CAMP LIFE / THE WOOD FATIGUE

CAMP LIFE / THE WOOD FATIGUE

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Courtroom sketch of Michael Chamberlain giving evidence by Veronica O'Leary, 14 September 1982

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Crystal Brook, South Australia, Australia
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North-Western Agricultural Society
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1948
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Photograph of Emilie Roach on mount

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Colledge Family collection
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Photographs
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1929
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Chuck and Di have a Baby

Chuck and Di have a Baby

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Books
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Prince Charles P.
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Commercial Banking Co. Ltd Sydney

Commercial Banking Co. Ltd Sydney

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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Commercial Banking Company of Sydney Limited
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A brick building with a tower and school boy in front

A brick building with a tower and school boy in front

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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St. Andrew's Cathedral, Sydney

St. Andrew's Cathedral, 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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1910
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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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Barawind.

Barawind.

Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 6
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Kolbitja
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1969
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St Johns Camden

St Johns Camden

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Camden, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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The Mamandi, Warluk

The Mamandi, Warluk

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Bark paintings
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Gunbalanya (Oenpelli), Western Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Aus...
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Unknown
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Australian Institute of Anatomy collection
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First engine leaving New Central Station Sydney 4 August 1906

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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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Charles H. Kerry
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1906
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Red-brown hard cover elephant folio scrapbook relating to John [Johnny] Warrens' soccer career, 1977-1978

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John 'Johnny' Warren collection
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Scrapbooks
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Johnny Warren MBE OAM
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Two pieces of red ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Two pieces of red ochre belonging to Paul House (Ngambri)

Paul House collection no.2
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Ochre specimens
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Billardiera cymosa

Billardiera cymosa

Baron Ferdinand von Mueller collection
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Botanical specimens
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Baron Sir Ferdinand J. von Mueller
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1876
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Courtroom sketch by Veronica O'Leary at the Chamberlain trial, dated 8 October 1982

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Veronica O'Leary collection no. 1
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Courtroom drawings
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Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia
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Ms Veronica O'Leary
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1982
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'Marapinti' by Josephine Nangala, 2008

'Marapinti' by Josephine Nangala, 2008

Canning Stock Route collection
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Kiwirrkurra Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Josephine Nangala
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2008
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Print - An Affair of Moment

Print - An Affair of Moment

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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London, England
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Thomas McLean
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1834
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, NSW

Central Railway Station, Sydney, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Ship called Discovery

Ship called Discovery

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcard showing a three masted ship run aground with the name Chateaubriand

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sturt Bay, Yorke Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1912
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Sans Souci, Katoomba, NSW

Sans Souci, Katoomba, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Katoomba, Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Postcard featuring printed composite black and white photographs of fisherman William Ferrier, 1905.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Warrnambool, Victoria, Australia
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1905
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Cokootoo Woman

Cokootoo Woman

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Bathurst Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Valerian Munkara
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Aboriginal breastplate for King Billy, King of the Barwon Blacks

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E Milne collection
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Brewarrina, New South Wales, Australia
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Not provided
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1910
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The Nautilus Fairy

The Nautilus Fairy

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mrs Ida Outhwaite
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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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Program of cricket matches scheduled by the South Australian Cricket Association for season 1906-07

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Nanette Ward collection
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Programs
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South Australia, Australia
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1906
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Ipomoea indica

Ipomoea indica

Banks Florilegium collection
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Mounts
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Alecto Historical Editions
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1980
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Crutch

Crutch

Torrens Island Quarantine Station collection
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Crutches
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Colour poster with the caption Buy New Zealand honey, issued by the Empire Marketing Board

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National Symbols Poster collection no. 2
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Advertising posters
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England
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Sepia photograph the Coolgardie Farm and Dairy Produce Action Auction Mart

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Photographs
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Coolgardie, Western Australia, Australia
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The Coolgardie Farm & Dairy Produce Auction Mart
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1912
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Salt glazed brown ceramic demijohn with screw-threaded stopper [Adelaide Chemical & Fertiliser Company Ltd]

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William and Jeanette Derham Family - Bendigo Pottery collection
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Demijohns
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1888
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Digging tool known as a 'Pelican', used in the construction of the Snowy Mountains Hydro-Electric Scheme

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Snowy Scheme - Bill Fegan collection
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Picks
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Norway
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Mr William Fegan
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1967
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Group of school boys from

Group of school boys from "K.I.H.S. 2A 7.9.22

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1922
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Cleaned out

Cleaned out

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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On the Wallaby

On the Wallaby

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Bark painting depicting the sun at Wuriupi by Deaf Tommy in Snake Bay, Melville Island, 1965

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 2
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Snake Bay, Melville Island, Northern Territory, Australia
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Deaf Tommy, Pukualamiri
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1965
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