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Mateship of the Ring II

Mateship of the Ring II

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Letting Slip the Dogs of War...

Letting Slip the Dogs of War...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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And It Goes Without Saying

And It Goes Without Saying

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Cartoon titled 'Circus Clowns'.

Cartoon titled 'Circus Clowns'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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2001
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Cartoon titled 'A Vote For John Howard'.

Cartoon titled 'A Vote For John Howard'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Harry Bruce
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2001
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Cartoon titled 'Moral High Ground on Immigration Policy'.

Cartoon titled 'Moral High Ground on Immigration Policy'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Ditchburn
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2001
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Close Shave

Close Shave

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1998
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STILL NO WMDs FOUND IN IRAQ

STILL NO WMDs FOUND IN IRAQ

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Iraq
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Mr Alan Moir
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2003
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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2001
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Iraq
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Tick...

Tick...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Honest John's core promises

Honest John's core promises

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1997
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Costello & Howard Snake

Costello & Howard Snake

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Cartoon titled 'Public Opinion'.

Cartoon titled 'Public Opinion'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Dean Alston
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2001
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Without Whom ..

Without Whom ..

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Cartoon titled 'The Scam'.

Cartoon titled 'The Scam'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Bruce Petty
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2001
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Howick

Howick

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean Alston
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1996
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Cheer Up

Cheer Up

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Economic rationalism

Economic rationalism

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Yours is not to reason why

Yours is not to reason why

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Ceremonial wooden wheelbarrow used at the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Wheelbarrows
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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W J. Spence
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1877
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Ceremonial shovel used by Prime Minister John Howard to turn the first sod on the site of the National Museum of Australia and AIATSIS on Acton Peninsula, Canberra, ACT, on 1 October 1998

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Acton Peninsula Alliance collection
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Shovels
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon John W. Howard
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1998
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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United States of America
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Fish and chips

Fish and chips

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean Alston
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1996
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Cartoon titled 'The Warning Shot'.

Cartoon titled 'The Warning Shot'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Harry Bruce
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2001
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Cartoon depicting John Howard and George W Bush in a armoured tank

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Alan Moir collection no. 3
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2004
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Cartoon titled 'Hit & Miss'.

Cartoon titled 'Hit & Miss'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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2001
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Getting Here

Getting Here

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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2004
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Middle East
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2003
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Happy New Year 2003

Happy New Year 2003

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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2003
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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2001
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One nation

One nation

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1997
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Cartoon of Neville Wran being bound to a post with an electrical cord by Malcolm Fraser and John Howard

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1982
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Keep my seat warm

Keep my seat warm

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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1997
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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2001
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How about a Ministry for doing nothing

How about a Ministry for doing nothing

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Native title

Native title

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1997
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Australia offends pacific nations

Australia offends pacific nations

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1996
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Ceremonial shovel used for the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Shovels
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Baron Thomas Denman
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1912
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White High Gloss Australian history

White High Gloss Australian history

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1997
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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2001
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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2001
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Don't be afraid .. their bark is worse than their bite!

Don't be afraid .. their bark is worse than their bite!

Lou Dargham collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Mind the step

Mind the step

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1997
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Of All The Filthy Lowdown

Of All The Filthy Lowdown

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

Patrick Cook collection
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Mr Patrick Cook
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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2003
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They're right...

They're right...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Divining a site for the NMA

Divining a site for the NMA

Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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Winter closes in...

Winter closes in...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Malingering

Malingering

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean Alston
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1997
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Cartoon of John Howard saying 'YOU'LL WORK LONGER, GET PAID LESS AND YOU'LL BE MUCH BETTER OFF'

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Ron Tandberg collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1992
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Cartoon titled 'Worse Off'.

Cartoon titled 'Worse Off'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Bruce Petty
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2001
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He's digging us out

He's digging us out

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Marshmallows

Marshmallows

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Let's Go Over That Again

Let's Go Over That Again

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Don't Look Now

Don't Look Now

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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2004
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