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Framed list of signatures from the Federal Labor Government Cabinet Meeting Canberra, December 14, 1949

Framed list of signatures from the Federal Labor Government ...

Fred Daly collection
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Lists
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Labor Party
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1949
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I Spy for the FBI

I Spy for the FBI

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Steven Moore
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1999
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Cartoon titled 'S.O.S.'.

Cartoon titled 'S.O.S.'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Vincent 'Vince' O'Farrell
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2001
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What's the goss?

What's the goss?

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Nib pen

Nib pen

Australia Post Historical collection
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Pens
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London, England
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Perry & Co
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1959
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Round rose table centre, embroidered in various shades of pink and green

Round rose table centre, embroidered in various shades of pi...

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Table linen
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Semco Company
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1928
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Banana Lounge

Banana Lounge

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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There I was, wandering lonely as a clod...

There I was, wandering lonely as a clod...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Weapons Of Mass Destruction

Weapons Of Mass Destruction

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Iraq
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Souvenir coffee cup - for the cancelled royal visit to Australia, 1949

Souvenir coffee cup - for the cancelled royal visit to Austr...

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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King George VI
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1949
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Wiltshire brand wood taper file

Wiltshire brand wood taper file

John Docker collection
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Files (tools)
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Radius gauge

Radius gauge

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Gauges
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Metal match box cover featuring photographs of Old Parliament house and the Australian War Memorial

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Match containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Alex Collingridge
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1935
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The Road To Peace

The Road To Peace

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2001
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Cartoon of the parallels between the coal industry of 1892 and the hospitality industry of 1992

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Warren Brown collection
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Cartoons
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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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Milson's Point

Milson's Point

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Milsons Point, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1909
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Wooden pack saddle consisting of an A-shaped timber frame with items attached by wire, chains and straps

Wooden pack saddle consisting of an A-shaped timber frame wi...

John Swain collection
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Saddles
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles Carter
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1933
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Factory made wooden dolly peg

Factory made wooden dolly peg

Bothwell Museum collection
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Clothes pegs
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New Norfolk, Tasmania, Australia
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Pioneer Woodware Co
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1930
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Consumption Tax

Consumption Tax

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Lewis
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1998
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Spearthrower

Spearthrower

Odette O'Neill collection
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Spearthrowers
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Mr Victor L. Stiskin
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1938
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Simplex engine indicator with accessories in a wooden box

Simplex engine indicator with accessories in a wooden box

Professor Arthur Hardie Corbett collection
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Engine indicators
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Duntroon, Campbell, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Royal Military College of Australia
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1940
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Fowler's Vacola Jar no. 28

Fowler's Vacola Jar no. 28

Rolfe and Mavis Bridle collection
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Food preserving jars
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Blowering Basin, New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Mavis Bridle
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1930
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I'm Pleased To Say

I'm Pleased To Say

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2005
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Thick metal wire bow for stretching rabbit pelts

Thick metal wire bow for stretching rabbit pelts

Rolfe and Mavis Bridle collection
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Leatherworking tools
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Blowering Basin, New South Wales, Australia
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Rolfe Bridle
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1930
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Certificate

Certificate

Nettie McColive collection
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Prize certificates
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Quorn, Flinders Ranges, South Australia, Australia
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Country Women's Association
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1949
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We're Going to Lose the House!

We're Going to Lose the House!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon titled 'Queensland's First Brothel'.

Cartoon titled 'Queensland's First Brothel'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Sean Leahy
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2001
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A Woman From the Australia on the Telly

A Woman From the Australia on the Telly

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1998
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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1998
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Cartoon titled 'Kim

Cartoon titled 'Kim "Policies..."'

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr John Allison
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2001
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Blue enamel candlestick

Blue enamel candlestick

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Candlesticks
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1930
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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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Butter dish

Butter dish

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Butter dishes
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Pennington, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Pennington Migrant Centre
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1940
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Newspaper clipping featuring wedding photographs from a 1909 wedding which were published in the Weekend Australian in 1983

Newspaper clipping featuring wedding photographs from a 1909...

Margot Child collection
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Newspaper clippings
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Weekend Australian
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1983
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Joh Operating TV Camera

Joh Operating TV Camera

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1987
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Book of petrol ration tickets for Crossley 1949-1952

Book of petrol ration tickets for Crossley 1949-1952

Victor Alberts collection no. 2
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Ration cards
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1949
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Cartoon of Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi as a charmed snake

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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India
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1981
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Capstan head

Capstan head

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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Vrolijke wijsjes voor zingerde meisjes ..

Vrolijke wijsjes voor zingerde meisjes ..

Petronella Wensing collection no. 1
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Books
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1939
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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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Composing rule

Composing rule

Les Robertson collection
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Rulers
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Lesley A. Robertson
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1920
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Saucepan and lid

Saucepan and lid

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Saucepans
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr William Barbour Smith
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1920
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Soft brown felt riding hat

Soft brown felt riding hat

Colledge Family collection
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Hats
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Bob Carr goes to Vietnam

Bob Carr goes to Vietnam

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Vietnam
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Mr Rocco Fazzari
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1996
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Health

Health

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Lindsay Foyle
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