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Cartoon depicting a bushman laughing heartily at a scarecrow wearing a boldly patterned dress

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1983
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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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Black man's burden

Black man's burden

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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1996
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Democrats brawl horror

Democrats brawl horror

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Poll eyed Johnny

Poll eyed Johnny

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Ian R. Sharpe
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1997
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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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Campaign trail

Campaign trail

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Neil Matterson
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The Lodge

The Lodge

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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The Lodge, Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Warren Brown
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1996
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This is one of your very last warnings

This is one of your very last warnings

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon titled 'The Real Howard & Beazley'.

Cartoon titled 'The Real Howard & Beazley'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr David Messer
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2001
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End of Elections

End of Elections

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Bob Wells
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1996
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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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Health insurance rebate

Health insurance rebate

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Death be in it - Euthanasia

Death be in it - Euthanasia

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1997
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Cartoon

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Alan Moir collection no. 3
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United States of America
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Mr Alan Moir
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2000
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Two former Caesars

Two former Caesars

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Media sideshow

Media sideshow

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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Nats Farm

Nats Farm

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2001
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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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Colour illustration of the Australian Flag with a Tattslotto ticket in place of the blue background

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Roger Lilford and Robbie Swan collection
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Brian Koglar
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1985
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First We Head Down

First We Head Down

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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2005
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Crash Dummy

Crash Dummy

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Peter Lewis
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Revised Interrogation Protocols

Revised Interrogation Protocols

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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That's as multicultural as I get!

That's as multicultural as I get!

Bruce Petty collection no. 3
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Mr Bruce Petty
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Five cartoon illustrations

Five cartoon illustrations

Alex Gurney collection
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Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Alex Gurney
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1940
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Gate closes on Miners and Opens for the High Techs

Gate closes on Miners and Opens for the High Techs

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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Incentive

Incentive

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Earl Budden
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1998
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Right To Life

Right To Life

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2005
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Poor Jugula

Poor Jugula

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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The Custom House, Sydney, 1 May 1906

The Custom House, Sydney, 1 May 1906

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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1906
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You are the most beautiful

You are the most beautiful

Judy Horacek collection no. 1
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1985
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Commercial cast iron tobacco cutter for chopping plug tobacco

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Suncoast Pioneer Village collection
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Tobacco cutters
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Bli Bli, Queensland, Australia
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Suncoast Pioneer Village
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1850
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Back To Grassroots

Back To Grassroots

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Oldfield & I

Oldfield & I

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Jump 1

Jump 1

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Treatment of Chinese in Queensland petition, 1886

Treatment of Chinese in Queensland petition, 1886

Chinese in Australia Rare Books collection
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Petitions
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1886
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Cartoon related to General Motors Holden employee Jack Heenan and Holden cars

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Jack Heenan collection
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GM Holden Ltd
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Prison door lock

Prison door lock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Door locks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Black and white illustration from the 'Cedric' series depicting country town street in which there is an empty plinth

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Douglas E Tainsh collection
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Noosaville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Douglas E. Tainsh
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1987
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Moi?!

Moi?!

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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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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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Les Tanner
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1991
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Little Caesar is Lord of the Thing

Little Caesar is Lord of the Thing

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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One small step for a woman

One small step for a woman

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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Cartoon depicting a fat-bellied 'ocker'-type, eating a meat pie and drinking beer

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Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1976
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You Scratch My Back

You Scratch My Back

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Ian R. Sharpe
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1988
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Ma'ammy!

Ma'ammy!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Big Day Out

Big Day Out

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Dean Alston
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Discovery of the gambling bug

Discovery of the gambling bug

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Ditchburn
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1997
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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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Mr Howard reaches out

Mr Howard reaches out

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1997
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NT Justice Sweeps Lindy under the Rock

NT Justice Sweeps Lindy under the Rock

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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Delayed - John Howard

Delayed - John Howard

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Allison
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1997
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Bunch of prison keys and tags

Bunch of prison keys and tags

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Keys
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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Ulysses - East Timor Picnic

Ulysses - East Timor Picnic

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1999
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Give up!

Give up!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon of Bob Hogg and Andrew Robb

Cartoon of Bob Hogg and Andrew Robb

Ward O'Neill collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1992
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1803 Pattern British Infantry Officer's sword and scabbard of New South Wales Colonial Governor Lachlan Macquarie

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Alexander Ferguson collection
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Swords
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Solingen, Urban district, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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John Justus Runkel, Sword Cutler and Merchant
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1807
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Cartoon titled 'Anthrax Scare'.

Cartoon titled 'Anthrax Scare'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Greg Smith
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2001
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Certificate awarded at the Murrumbidgee Annual Show, 1886, Second Prize

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Springfield Merino Stud collection
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Certificates
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1886
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Peter and John

Peter and John

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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