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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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Core or Regular?

Core or Regular?

Political Humour Competition 1998 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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Cartoon of Paul Keating playing cricket

Cartoon of Paul Keating playing cricket

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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Health insurance rebate

Health insurance rebate

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Bonehead College in Session

Bonehead College in Session

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1939
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Orroroo, South Australia, Australia
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Orroroo Agricultural Society Incorporated
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1939
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There we were surrounded by 2.5 scumbags when with a twelve dollar bound we were free marketing

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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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It's a true believer

It's a true believer

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon of man seated in a lounge chair, watching three TV sets through binoculars

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Louis Zmak collection
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Peter Harrigan
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1976
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Career Advice No. 49

Career Advice No. 49

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1995
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Cartoon titled 'The What Century'.

Cartoon titled 'The What Century'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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2001
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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South Australia, Australia
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Agricultural Bureau of South Australia
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1939
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Cartoon titled 'Stan Howard'.

Cartoon titled 'Stan Howard'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Cactus Island
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2001
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Cartoon of a line at the CES (Commonwealth Employment Service) office

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Ron Tandberg collection
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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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Embroidered handmade doily

Embroidered handmade doily

Kathleen Simpson collection no. 1
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Doilies
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Mrs Annie Taylor
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1900
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Cartoon titled 'John Howard'.

Cartoon titled 'John Howard'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Joanne Applegate
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2001
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Convict-made brick with an 'O' stamped in the centre of one face

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David Westcott collection no. 4
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Convict bricks
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New South Wales, Australia
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John Onus
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1833
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The quietly American

The quietly American

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon titled 'Throw Him A Banana'.

Cartoon titled 'Throw Him A Banana'.

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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Hone

Hone

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tools
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Red leather note pad cover

Red leather note pad cover

Vienna Mozart Boys Choir collection no. 1
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Covers
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Mr Leopold 'Leo' Steger
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1938
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Cartoon of Malcolm Fraser hitting someone over the head with a roll of paper

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Patrick Cook collection
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Mr Patrick Cook
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Cartoon titled 'Poverty'.

Cartoon titled 'Poverty'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Lindsay Foyle
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2001
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Kennett and the heavy hand

Kennett and the heavy hand

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr John Tiedemann
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Black leather bound scrapbook, Vol 2, 1930

Black leather bound scrapbook, Vol 2, 1930

Ruth Oldfield collection
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Scrapbooks
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Saxony, England
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Durrants, London
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1930
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It's Called Medicare

It's Called Medicare

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr David Pope
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1999
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Silver cigar box and cigar box case presented to Sir Robert Gordon Menzies by the Citizens of Melbourne in appreciation of his leadership...

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RG Menzies collection
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Cigar boxes
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Thai Nakon
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1966
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Plastic oil bottle used to lubricate the Condex brand fly-fishing reel

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Gordon Winter collection
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England
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1930
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Cloudy Day

Cloudy Day

Stuart Peterson collection
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Archibald S. Peterson
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THEN TO THE CRASHING TUNE OF THE '1812 OVERTURE', THE IRON DUKE GALLOPS UP ON HIS WHITE CHARGER!

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Geoff Hook collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1972
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Saddam look-alikes

Saddam look-alikes

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Beazley & Orchestra

Beazley & Orchestra

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2005
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Wanted badly

Wanted badly

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Ward O'Neil
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Cartoon of two people saying to Paul Keating 'WE'D LIKE A LIVING AT HOME ALLOWANCE'

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Patrick Cook collection
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Mr Patrick Cook
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Crimson full-length tunic, part of Castellorizian formal attire worn by Rose Pappas

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George Pappas collection no. 1
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Tunics
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Megisti, Greece
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Rose Pappas
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1922
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A deep philisophic divide

A deep philisophic divide

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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Brass winding key for chronometer

Brass winding key for chronometer

Department of Defence collection
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Keys
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London, England
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Edward Thomas Loseby
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1846
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Letter - Sworn statement by John Flynn, 16 May 1844

Letter - Sworn statement by John Flynn, 16 May 1844

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Letters
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1844
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Carte de visite portrait photograph of Nathaniel Myers

Carte de visite portrait photograph of Nathaniel Myers

Nathaniel Myers Scrimshaw collection
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Photographs
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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H H. Baily
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1867
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Handmade copper hammer

Handmade copper hammer

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Hammers
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Australia Post three-piece cardboard mobile 'Beautiful birds of Australia ...'

Australia Post three-piece cardboard mobile 'Beautiful birds...

Australia Post Historical collection
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Mobiles
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Postmaster General's Department
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1978
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Cartoon titled 'Euthanasia Cruise Ship'.

Cartoon titled 'Euthanasia Cruise Ship'.

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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Cartoon shows an unhappy Kim Beazley pulling off a smiling mask

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Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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Cartoon depicts John Howard receiving an autograph from Arnold Schwarzenegger

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Alan Moir collection no. 3
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California, United States of America
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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White canvas post bag, printed with 'Postmaster General Australia, inaugural flight, Boeing 707 Jet Service, Sydney-Honolulu, 29 July 1959, QANTAS Empire Airways'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australia Post
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1959
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Paedophilia

Paedophilia

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr John Ditchburn
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Trust

Trust

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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JOHN ELLIOT

JOHN ELLIOT

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Lindsay Foyle
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L.C. and Stiletto check out the Drought

L.C. and Stiletto check out the Drought

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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The Evolution of Industrial Relations

The Evolution of Industrial Relations

Lou Dargham collection
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Every dog...

Every dog...

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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Amalgamated Society of Carpenters and Joiners

Amalgamated Society of Carpenters and Joiners

Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Membership certificates
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Manchester, England
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T H Sale & Co
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1890
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Warden at opened trap door for the gallows Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

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Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Photographs
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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I took their land and I replaced their laws, but I've stopped now

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Bruce Petty collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Mr Bruce Petty
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Enamel laundry tub

Enamel laundry tub

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Laundry equipment
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1930
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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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Second sight

Second sight

Stuart Peterson collection
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Cartoons
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Archibald S. Peterson
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1942
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Ballot Box Targets

Ballot Box Targets

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Sturt Krygsman
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1998
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Spear

Spear

Ray and Dallas Maple Family collection no. 2
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Spears
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South Australia, Australia
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Howard Maple
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1930
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The helping hand

The helping hand