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Peace Keeping Force Needed

Peace Keeping Force Needed

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1999
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Weapon - Boomerang

Weapon - Boomerang

Aboriginal Arts Board collection no. 2
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Boomerangs
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Central Australia, Northern Territory, Australia
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1945
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GST

GST

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Mark Lynch
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1988
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Knife

Knife

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Knives
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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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Revised Interrogation Protocols

Revised Interrogation Protocols

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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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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Cartoon titled 'The Queue Jumper'.

Cartoon titled 'The Queue Jumper'.

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 Peter Nicholson
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2001
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Affordable Housing - a Right Not a Privilege

Affordable Housing - a Right Not a Privilege

Union of Australian Women collection
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Political badges
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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King of Australia

King of Australia

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1992
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Career Advice No.41

Career Advice No.41

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1999
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Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Stephen Stanley collection
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Cartoons
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Stephen E. Stanley
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1987
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Hewson on the Wharf

Hewson on the Wharf

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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Cartoon of Paul Keating drawn in the shape of a map of Australia

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Mark Knight collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Mark Knight
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1992
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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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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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Posters
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Audrey McDonald
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1950
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Cartoon titled 'Vote People'.

Cartoon titled 'Vote People'.

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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Cactus Island
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2001
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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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Emmco brand electric food mixer

Emmco brand electric food mixer

Norman Hoffmann collection
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Food mixers
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Australia
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Electricity Meter & Allied Industries Ltd
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1935
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Cartoon of Neville Wran being bound to a post with an electrical cord by Malcolm Fraser and John Howard

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1982
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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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Shepherd, Keera, N.S.W. September, 1952

Shepherd, Keera, N.S.W. September, 1952

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Keera, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1952
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Whitehouse World

Whitehouse World

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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The White House, Washington, United States of America
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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Textbook on practical mathematics

Textbook on practical mathematics

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Textbooks
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Edinburgh, Scotland
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Mrs Nancy B. Hamilton
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1930
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Sauce Dispenser

Sauce Dispenser

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dispensers
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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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A hard lesson in history

A hard lesson in history

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Sturt Krygsman
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1995
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Cartoon of Liberal Premier of Victoria, Sir Rupert Hamer, trussed and hanging on a meat hook

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1981
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Vacola jar

Vacola jar

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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Tick...

Tick...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Stephen Stanley collection
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Cartoons
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Stephen E. Stanley
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1987
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Goodness Gracious!

Goodness Gracious!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Class Of 2004

Class Of 2004

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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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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Centrallising anvil

Centrallising anvil

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Anvils
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Our Pitiful Army

Our Pitiful Army

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Sturt Krygsman
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke in the middle of the desert

Cartoon of Bob Hawke in the middle of the desert

Alan Moir collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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1991
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Tycoon tax

Tycoon tax

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Centre drill

Centre drill

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Drill bits
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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And It Goes Without Saying

And It Goes Without Saying

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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How to attract women to the Parliamentary Labor Party

How to attract women to the Parliamentary Labor Party

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Harry Bruce
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Button your lip

Button your lip

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Andrew Dyson
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Becoming a Fischer of Men

Becoming a Fischer of Men

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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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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1998
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Not because you're a woman of course

Not because you're a woman of course

Judy Horacek collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1985
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Get a Job

Get a Job

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Patrick Cook
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1995
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Woman reading with domestic utensils flying out of book

Woman reading with domestic utensils flying out of book

Judy Horacek collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1985
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Monocular microscope used for the scientific study of algae by phycologist Valerie May

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Valerie Jones collection
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Microscopes
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mrs Valerie May
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1940
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I Was Never a Nazi

I Was Never a Nazi

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Phil Somerville
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1998
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Trafficking Controller

Trafficking Controller

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Tom Jellett
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Auger bit

Auger bit

George and Mary Weir collection
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Augers
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Redhead, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr George F. Weir
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1949
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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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Nurse

Nurse

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1999
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Metal tray for Holden: The First Twenty Years 1948-1968

Metal tray for Holden: The First Twenty Years 1948-1968

Jack Heenan collection
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Trays
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GM Holden Ltd
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1948
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Nothing up my sleeve...

Nothing up my sleeve...

Lou Dargham collection
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Rodney

Rodney

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Mark Lynch
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The solemn 'uns

The solemn 'uns

Stuart Peterson collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Archibald S. Peterson
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1943
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Super Crean

Super Crean

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Tom Jellett
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Hollingworth

Hollingworth

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Ed Huxley
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Lead crystal champagne glass with the Commonwealth Parliament coat of arms on the side

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Champagne glasses
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England
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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Florence and Christine Williamson under verandah, Munyang

Florence and Christine Williamson under verandah, Munyang

Snowy Scheme - Christine Filiamundi collection
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Photographs
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Munyang, Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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John P. Williamson
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1953
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Cartoon depicting a Chinese man standing in front of a group

Cartoon depicting a Chinese man standing in front of a group

Clarrie King collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1972
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Economic rationalism drapers

Economic rationalism drapers

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Ditchburn
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1997
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