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Camels 1999

Camels 1999

Balarinji Art collection no. 2
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Gouache paintings
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Balarinji Design Studio, Jumbana Group
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Camel, Rider and Pack Camel

Camel, Rider and Pack Camel

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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David Wallace
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1997
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Camel, Rider and Pack Camels 1997

Camel, Rider and Pack Camels 1997

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Titjikala, Northern Territory, Australia
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Johnny Young
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1997
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A Northern Territory camel team

A Northern Territory camel team

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Row of camels crossing a river

Row of camels crossing a river

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Birdsville Track desiccated camel carcasses

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 2
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Birdsville Track, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Birdsville Track desiccated camel carcasses

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 2
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Birdsville Track, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Camel hair bag

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Bags
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Pipalytjara, South Australia, Australia
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Tjunkara
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Camel Lady by Jean Burke

Camel Lady by Jean Burke

Warakurna History Paintings collection
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Paintings
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Warakurna Community, Western Australia, Australia
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Jean I. Burke
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2011
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Green, blue and pink camel soft toy mascot from the drawbar of the Comalco Camel

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C Warren Bonython collection
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Toy animals
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Thailand
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Charles W. Bonython
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1973
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Patinated bronze sculpture of a man riding a camel

Patinated bronze sculpture of a man riding a camel

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Sculptures
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Keswick, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Australian National Railways Commission
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Camel Team in the Back Blocks, W.A

Camel Team in the Back Blocks, W.A

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Close-up image of camel in bush.

Close-up image of camel in bush.

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Photographs
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Six camels in front of a large building

Six camels in front of a large building

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Two men feeding a baby camel with a spoon

Two men feeding a baby camel with a spoon

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Afghan camel drivers in the Mallee

Afghan camel drivers in the Mallee

Joyce Knife collection
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Underbool, Victoria, Australia
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Mr J A. Knife
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1930
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Man on a horse, with a camel in the background

Man on a horse, with a camel in the background

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Handmade off-white clay toy camel

Handmade off-white clay toy camel

Liesl Rockchild collection
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Bush toys
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Santa Teresa, Northern Territory, Australia
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Douglas Wallace
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1999
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Five men and two camels.

Five men and two camels.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Maquette of a sculpture of a man riding a camel

Maquette of a sculpture of a man riding a camel

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Maquettes
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Keswick, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Australian National Railways Commission
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Transport by the Camel in Australia

Transport by the Camel in Australia

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Manuscripts
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Camelaku Tjukurpa [a story about camels] by Pantjiti Lionel

Camelaku Tjukurpa [a story about camels] by Pantjiti Lionel

Ernabella Arts Inc. collection no. 7
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Acrylic paintings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Pantjiti Lionel
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2005
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Afghan camels and drivers in the Mallee about 1930

Afghan camels and drivers in the Mallee about 1930

Joyce Knife collection
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Underbool, Victoria, Australia
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Mr J A. Knife
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1930
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Collection of handspun wool, camel, goat yarns

Collection of handspun wool, camel, goat yarns

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Black and white lantern slide of a camel train

Black and white lantern slide of a camel train

Christies Auction collection
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Nullarbor Plain, Australia
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Camel Cull by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2012

Camel Cull by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2012

Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Acrylic paintings
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2012
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Native Women Camel Drivers, South Aust.

Native Women Camel Drivers, South Aust.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Camel Corps Christmas card to the McPhee family from Will Boothby

Camel Corps Christmas card to the McPhee family from Will Bo...

Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Christmas cards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1910
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Upper Macedon. Camel's Hump, from Hanging Rock Road

Upper Macedon. Camel's Hump, from Hanging Rock Road

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Victoria, Australia
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Photographic postcard of troops from 1st Imperial Camel Brigade

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Judy and Ian McPhee collection no. 2
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Photographic postcards
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Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
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Muriel E. McPhee
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1910
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A black and white photograph of a train of camels being led across a river by a man.

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Loading Cargo in B.A.T Compound Kalgan, on Chinese camels for Lanchow

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Hackman & Thachen feeding the baby camel, B.A.T. Kalgan 25-4-1914

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Street scene featuring a camel, carrying a wooden container, led by a man

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Essay by Jim Maple-Brown titled Transport by the Camel in Australia

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Documents
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Mr Jim Maple-Brown AM
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1937
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Essay by Jim Maple-Brown titled Transport by the Camel in Australia

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Mr Jim Maple-Brown AM
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1937
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Black and white lantern slide of police walking beside a camel train

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Christies Auction collection
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Travelling Around on Camels, Mission Times by Eunice Yunurupa Porter, 2012

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Warakurna History Paintings collection no.2
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Paintings
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Eunice Y. Porter
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2012
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Said Goolamadeen, retired camel driver, Marree, S.A. February, 1953

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Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Marree, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Bejah Dervish, cameleer, Marree, S.A. February, 1953

Bejah Dervish, cameleer, Marree, S.A. February, 1953

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Marree, South Australia, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1953
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Film negative - Bert Oliffe and pack-camel, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Glass plate negative - Camels pulling the expedition buggy, 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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Glass plate negative - Punch (Arrerika) watering camels, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1920

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1920
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A camel in difficulties - fallen on the slippery road with a load. Kalgan, Nov. 1914

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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A black and white photograph of a camel train walking near trees at the base of a mountain with a river nearby

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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A caravan with Price and Co 'Ship' Candles...Each camel has 20 boxes of Candles

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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Water and supply cart known as 'The Comalco Camel' which Warren Bonython and Charles McCubbin pulled across the Simpson Desert in 1973

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C Warren Bonython collection
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Carts
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Nylex Poly Products, Adelaide
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1972
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Film negative - Extracting a stake from a camel's foot, Yununba Hill, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1926
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Stereoscopic view card depicting Dromedaries [camels], from a 1964 Weet-Bix cereal packet series [Card 13 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Sanitarium Health Food Co.
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1964
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Film negative - Expedition party on march, central Australia, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1926

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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?Rock sample [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Mount Carmel, Victoria, Australia
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?Rock sample [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Mount Carmel, Victoria, Australia
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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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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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?Preform [stone implement]

Stan Mitchell collection
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Mount Carmel, Victoria, Australia
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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Anne Stockton 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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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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