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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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Prison padlock

Prison padlock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Padlocks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Earth Summit

Earth Summit

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Mike Woods
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Ethical behaviour in journalism

Ethical behaviour in journalism

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1997
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Cartoon depicting a swagman character and two snakes

Cartoon depicting a swagman character and two snakes

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Voltaire?

Voltaire?

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Jenny Coopes
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1997
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The Line of Fire

The Line of Fire

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Harry Bruce
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1999
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Cormorants - used for fishing by the Chinese. Between Linshowfu and Kweilin Apl 1917

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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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Depicts the Big House at Springfield with two women standing in the doorway, 15 January 1904

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Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Photographic postcards
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Goulburn, New South Wales, Australia
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1904
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Photographic glass plate holder

Photographic glass plate holder

Milo Dunphy collection no. 1
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Photographic plate holders
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New York, United States of America
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Eastman Kodak Company
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1904
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Privatised Punishment

Privatised Punishment

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Andrew Dyson
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Get on my Wik

Get on my Wik

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Michael Atchison
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1998
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Cartoon of Ros Kelly on a roller press machine

Cartoon of Ros Kelly on a roller press machine

Warren Brown collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Warren Brown
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1992
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Hewson and Kennett

Hewson and Kennett

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1992
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Then I assured them...

Then I assured them...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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East Timor

East Timor

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1991
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Yar-Yar

Yar-Yar

Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1968
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Gold plated pocket watch and fob presented to William Morrow by the Australian Railways Union in 1920 and 1926

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Milleese Morrow Boughton collection
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Pocket watches
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Mr William 'Bill' Morrow
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1919
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Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Stephen Stanley collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Stephen E. Stanley
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1987
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Hand out key Campbell St Gaol, 1837-1961

Hand out key Campbell St Gaol, 1837-1961

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Swing tags
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Sydney Heads

Sydney Heads

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Sydney Heads, Sydney Harbour, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1904
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How PMs ration the real news

How PMs ration the real news

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1998
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A view of the 'farmyard' at B.A.T. Mess, Kalgan; Horse, Dogs, Calf, Sheep. Pigs, Fowls and Ducks

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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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Cartoon depicting men climbing a fence

Cartoon depicting men climbing a fence

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Cartoon titled 'Tampa'.

Cartoon titled 'Tampa'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Christmas Island, Australia
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Mr Greg Smith
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2001
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Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Stephen Stanley collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Stephen E. Stanley
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1987
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B.A.T. Mess Yunnanfu as seen from the train just before reaching the station

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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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Cartoon depicting a man with a finger caught in a rabbit trap

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1978
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A pagoda Yammanfu

A pagoda Yammanfu

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1913
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Our disinformation boys do a fine job!

Our disinformation boys do a fine job!

Lou Dargham collection
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Mr Lou Dargham
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'WOULD YOU PREFER TO BE HOMELESS UNDER A MONARCHY OR A REPUBLIC?

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Les Tanner collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Les Tanner
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1991
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A Balanced, Unbiased Report

A Balanced, Unbiased Report

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Harry Bruce
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1998
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Long building with a high roof and three arches along one side

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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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Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Stephen Stanley collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Stephen E. Stanley
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1987
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City, country

City, country

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Give me your poor, your tired, your huddled masses...

Give me your poor, your tired, your huddled masses...

Bruce Petty collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Mr Bruce Petty
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Mahathir's Meal

Mahathir's Meal

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1996
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Photographic postcard of Middle Harbour, NSW

Photographic postcard of Middle Harbour, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1884
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I'm Pleased To Say

I'm Pleased To Say

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2005
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One of a pair of bronze cast kangaroo bookends

One of a pair of bronze cast kangaroo bookends

Terence Lane collection
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Bookends
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Germany
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1915
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Cartoon titled 'It's Just Heroin'.

Cartoon titled 'It's Just Heroin'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Ms Angie Lyndon
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2001
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When's It My Turn To Drive

When's It My Turn To Drive

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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The Restoration

The Restoration

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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Tax cart

Tax cart

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1985
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ALP Platform

ALP Platform

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon titled 'If only there were real koala bears...'

Cartoon titled 'If only there were real koala bears...'

Benny Zable collection no. 2
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Photographic postcard of Paramatta River at Drummoyne, NSW

Photographic postcard of Paramatta River at Drummoyne, NSW

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles H. Kerry
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1884
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Hero of the Waterfront

Hero of the Waterfront

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Dean Alston
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1995
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Look Bobby

Look Bobby

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Warren Brown
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1995
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A serious error of judgement

A serious error of judgement

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Monty Python Revisited

Monty Python Revisited

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1992
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Consumption Tax

Consumption Tax

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Lewis
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1998
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Cartoon of Simon Crean, Vice-President of the Australian Council of Trade Unions

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1984
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Glass plate negative - Women and children at campsite, Darwin, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1922

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1922
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Black velvet horse riding helmet

Black velvet horse riding helmet

Colledge Family collection
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Sports safety helmets
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England
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Cigar poll

Cigar poll

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Michael Atchison
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1998
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T'was The Night Before Xmas

T'was The Night Before Xmas

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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