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Stone hatchet with decorated pebble head

Stone hatchet with decorated pebble head

Stan Mitchell collection
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Hatchets
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1963
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Spear

Spear

Maruku Arts and Crafts collection no. 1
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Spears
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Jamieson Range, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Jackson Mclean
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Me Ruxton! which doctor are you?

Me Ruxton! which doctor are you?"

Lou Dargham collection
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Cartoons
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South Africa, Africa
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Introducing Jo Vallentine Western Australian Senator for Nuclear Disarmament

Introducing Jo Vallentine Western Australian Senator for Nuc...

Senator Jo Vallentine collection no. 1
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Pamphlets
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Western Australia, Australia
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Nuclear Disarmament Party of Australia
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Edinburgh Castle from the West

Edinburgh Castle from the West

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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Twin Falls, near Moss Vale, N.S.W

Twin Falls, near Moss Vale, N.S.W

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiztroy Falls, Fitzroy Falls, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Jubilee Point and Back Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Jubilee Point and Back Beach, Sorrento, Vic

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Jubilee Point, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing - 'Nemarluk' by Jules Dumoo age 13

Child's drawing - 'Nemarluk' by Jules Dumoo age 13

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Jules Dumoo
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Garrett's Patent Horse Hoe

Garrett's Patent Horse Hoe

Charles Durr collection
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England
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Richard Garrett & Sons
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1880
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The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

The Spit, Middle Harbour, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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The Spit, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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An old Cannibal - Fiji

An old Cannibal - Fiji

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Fiji
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Parrying Shield

Parrying Shield

Stan Mitchell collection
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Shields
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Oval 'Semi-Porcelain' off-white serving platter with a scalloped edge

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Hilda Creager collection no. 1
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Platters
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Harvest moon

Harvest moon

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Australia
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J Hutchings
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Cartoon reproduction, a black and white illustration with LAFFERTY across the top

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Stephen Stanley collection
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Cartoons
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Stephen E. Stanley
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1987
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Child's drawing by unknown artist

Child's drawing by unknown artist

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Weapon - Spearthrower

Weapon - Spearthrower

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Spearthrowers
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Sample - Shell

Sample - Shell

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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String cross made from yarn and wood

String cross made from yarn and wood

Kalumburu Community collection
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Dance equipment
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Kalumburu, Western Australia, Australia
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Jack Karadada
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1988
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Stereoscopic view card depicting a Red-Back or Jockey Spider, from a Lipton's tea packet series [Card 12 of 16]

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Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Stereo photographs
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Mr Myles J. Dunphy
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Child's drawing - 'Central Australia when it rains' by Linda Clyne, Yirara College, Alice Springs NT

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirara College, Alice Springs, NT, Australia
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Linda Clyne
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The Blow Hole, Eaglehawk Neck

The Blow Hole, Eaglehawk Neck

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Eaglehawk Neck, Tasman Peninsula, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Australian Aboriginal Method of Lighting Fire

Australian Aboriginal Method of Lighting Fire

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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Metal detal tool one end of which is hooked the other is flat and worn looking

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Sister Anna Duble collection
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Dental instruments
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Small cotton sampler with red embroidery, including the text

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Bridge Family collection no. 4
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Textile samplers
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Florence I. Denney
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1904
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Bark painting 'The Djanggawul in Djabu mada [language] territory' by Mutitjpuy Mununjgurr, Yirrkala, 1967

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Dr Helen M Wurm collection no. 4
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Bark paintings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mutitjpuy Munungurr
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1967
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Sydney Botanical Gardens

Sydney Botanical Gardens

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Sticker 'For Chile Venceremos Chile Solidarity Committee'

Sticker 'For Chile Venceremos Chile Solidarity Committee'

Jim Bradman collection no. 1
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Stickers
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Australia - A Sheep Station

Australia - A Sheep Station

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Cheryl Beech
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Laurel Pamulkan
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Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Geological specimens
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Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
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1971
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Spearthrower from Palmer River area, Queensland

Spearthrower from Palmer River area, Queensland

Edmund Milne collection
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Spearthrowers
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Palmer River, Queensland, Australia
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Not provided
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1931
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Centenary Tower, Mt Gambier, SA

Centenary Tower, Mt Gambier, SA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mount Gambier, South Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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Child's drawing by Tracey Twaddle, St Michael's School, Palm Island QLD

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Palm Island, Queensland, Australia
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Tracey Twaddle
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Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Geological specimens
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Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
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1971
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Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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Murrumbidgee - Eucumbene diversion

Murrumbidgee - Eucumbene diversion

David Kaus collection no. 3
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Pamphlets
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Royal Stalls, Thistle Chapel, St.Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh

Royal Stalls, Thistle Chapel, St.Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh

Jack Russel Greenham collection
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Photographic postcards
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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Pink copy of letter to Mr W Morrow from Mr M Edwards, 3 November 1955

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Maurice Edwards collection
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Letters
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Mr Maurice Edwards
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1955
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Castlereigh St in Sydney

Castlereigh St in 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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Pink pamphlet welcoming New Australians and a concert programme

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J Wyszogrodzki collection no. 1
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Documents
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Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Pebble from Lake Pedder, referred to as a Pedder Penny

Bob Brown collection no. 1
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Geological specimens
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Lake Pedder, Tasmania, Australia
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1971
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Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

Woven pandanus fibre armband, pigmented in stripes

American-Australian Scientific Expedition to Arnhem Land (AASEAL) c...
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Armbands
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Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Not provided
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'Dreaming at Ilingaringa', painted by Billy Nolan Tjapangarti, 1976

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Paintings
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Warra Wea, Western Desert, Australia
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Nolan Tjapangati
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1976
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Firedrill

Firedrill

Dr Robert Wishart collection
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Firesticks
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Not provided
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1964
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The Australian Slavonic Review, Dec.1946 Vol.1 No.5

The Australian Slavonic Review, Dec.1946 Vol.1 No.5

Marin Alagich collection no. 3
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Booklets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australian Slavs' League
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1946
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Child's drawing - fish with multi coloured background by Colin

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Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yirrkala, East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia
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Colin
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Spearhead

Spearhead

Horne-Bowie collection
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Spearheads
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Miss Helen Bowie
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Child's drawing by Beverley Nabananaka Marshall

Child's drawing by Beverley Nabananaka Marshall

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Yuendumu, Northern Territory, Australia
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Beverley Nabanangka Marshall
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Tents or huts made of many pieces of material

Tents or huts made of many pieces of material

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Australia
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Cronulla Beach, NSW

Cronulla Beach, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Cronulla Beach, Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Child's drawing

Child's drawing

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Drawings
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Dean Cooper
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Bowl-shaped hat covered in pink synthetic material

Bowl-shaped hat covered in pink synthetic material

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Hats
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1965
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Australia Day Port Victoria 1918

Australia Day Port Victoria 1918

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Commemorative badges
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1918
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Perth - W. Australia, Hat Str.

Perth - W. Australia, Hat Str.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Raphael Tuck & Sons
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The Junction, Annandale

The Junction, Annandale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Annandale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Safety Beach, Dromana, Vic.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Safety Beach, Dromana, Victoria, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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