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Kissing babies

Kissing babies

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1996
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A Balanced, Unbiased Report

A Balanced, Unbiased Report

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Harry Bruce
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1998
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Oscar Nominees

Oscar Nominees

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1996
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Campaign trail

Campaign trail

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Neil Matterson
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Economy - down for the count

Economy - down for the count

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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Computer

Computer

Political Humour Competition 1997 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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1997
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Whatever Happened To...

Whatever Happened To...

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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1998
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Brick building with a pagoda style roof

Brick building with a pagoda style roof

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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The Sim Co. Building Canton Oct 1921

The Sim Co. Building Canton Oct 1921

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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Wooden stick used for washing clothes

Wooden stick used for washing clothes

Lorna Huxtable collection
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Copper sticks
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Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
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Louise E. Barrenger
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1882
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You and whose Army?!!

You and whose Army?!!

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Barraud No 2/901 chronometer with Poole's auxiliary compensated balance

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Department of Defence collection
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Chronometers
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Prouds Ltd, Diamond Merchants & Jewellers
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1820
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Our thrust is

Our thrust is

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Spherical crockery shard which is blue with tan coloured swirls

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Doris Nash collection
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Shards
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Parkes, New South Wales, Australia
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1887
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Other Tunnellers

Other Tunnellers

Stuart Peterson collection
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Cartoons
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Archibald S. Peterson
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Cartoon of Terry Sheahan, Labor minister and New South Wales Attorney General, standing in a dock in court

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1986
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Safrany with Ginger and Bonsky

Safrany with Ginger and Bonsky

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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The Terrorist

The Terrorist

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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Letter printed on yellow paper, titled '1984-A Year to Remember'

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1992 Torres Strait Islands Cultural Festival collection
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Letters
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1984
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Mad Dog Kennett

Mad Dog Kennett

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1992
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Photograph of a partially crumbling stone structure

Photograph of a partially crumbling stone structure

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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Here's Johnny

Here's Johnny

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1996
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Photograph of three Chinese children

Photograph of three Chinese children

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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High Five

High Five

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean Alston
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1999
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GST - it would never happen

GST - it would never happen

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mark Cornwall
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1999
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The Federated Railway Loco Engineman's Association of Australia

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Andrew Reeves collection no. 5
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Certificates of appreciation
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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S D Townsend & Co
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1915
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Pearl brooch given to Janet Templeton in Edinburgh by her husband on their wedding anniversary in 1826

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Diana Baxter collection no. 1
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Brooches
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Scotland
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Janet Templeton
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1826
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The Tourist.

The Tourist.

Springfield - Faithfull Family collection
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Journals
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1832
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Cartoon titled 'Kiss My... Baby'.

Cartoon titled 'Kiss My... Baby'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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2001
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Glass plate negative - Preparing for an emu hunt, Wogait people, Anson Bay, Northern Territory, photographed by Herbert Basedow, 1905-1911

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Dr Herbert Basedow collection
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Glass plate negatives
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Anson Bay, Northern Territory, Australia
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Dr Herbert Basedow
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1905
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Waterfront Winners

Waterfront Winners

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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Cartoon titled 'War is Hell'.

Cartoon titled 'War is Hell'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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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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Street scene with flags flying from buildings and rickshaws on the street.

Street scene with flags flying from buildings and rickshaws ...

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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Cartoon titled 'Wilson Tuckey Says'.

Cartoon titled 'Wilson Tuckey Says'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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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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We want it simple

We want it simple

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1996
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke and Paul Keating talking

Cartoon of Bob Hawke and Paul Keating talking

Patrick Cook collection
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Mr Patrick Cook
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MUA

MUA

Political Humour Competition 1998 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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1998
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Ah, here comes the Foreign Investment team now!

Ah, here comes the Foreign Investment team now!

Bruce Petty collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Mr Bruce Petty
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Just as I thought - it's flaking

Just as I thought - it's flaking

Geoff Hook 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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1974
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First Fleet Re-enactment Rehearsal

First Fleet Re-enactment Rehearsal

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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'A CLOSE SHAVE', 28 November 1917

'A CLOSE SHAVE', 28 November 1917

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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1917
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Let's get a second opinion

Let's get a second opinion

Bruce Petty collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Mr Bruce Petty
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Star Woes

Star Woes

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Lewis
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The Bargain ... a Mention in the Preamble

The Bargain ... a Mention in the Preamble

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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1999
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Pair of metal spurs with black leather straps

Pair of metal spurs with black leather straps

Colledge Family collection
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Spurs
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Cartoon of Paul Keating and John Hewson wrestling in the mud

Cartoon of Paul Keating and John Hewson wrestling in the mud

Ward O'Neill collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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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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Club

Club

Papuan Official collection
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Clubs
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Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea, Oceania
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1917
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Letter of thanks from George Fuller to Colonel Spain, 30 November 1917

Letter of thanks from George Fuller to Colonel Spain, 30 Nov...

Colonel Alfred Spain collection
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Letters
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Taronga Park, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Colonel Alfred Spain
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1917
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[Red Cross] Dieu Defend Le Droit - September 1917

[Red Cross] Dieu Defend Le Droit - September 1917

Social History Museums (South Australia) collection
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Wartime badges
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North Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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A W. Patrick
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1917
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Tis the silly season...

Tis the silly season...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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The drums of battle beat...

The drums of battle beat...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Photograph of a woman sitting on a wall owned by Len Uren

Photograph of a woman sitting on a wall owned by Len Uren

Len Uren collection
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Photographs
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Leonard S. Uren
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1915
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The times, they are a changin'

The times, they are a changin'

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1991
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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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I have the feeling its been one of those days

I have the feeling its been one of those days

Richard Kemp collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Richard 'Rik' Kemp
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1984
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I.O.U.'s' and 'P.N.'s

I.O.U.'s' and 'P.N.'s

Eveline Coulter collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Percy Leason
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1920
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Residences on the peak, Hong Kong 17-6-1921

Residences on the peak, Hong Kong 17-6-1921

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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Photograph album

Photograph album

Anne Stockton collection no. 1
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China
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Karl H. Aumuller
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1917
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Johnson's Dictionary of the English Language.

Johnson's Dictionary of the English Language.