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Wooden cell door, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Wooden cell door, Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

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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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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Ring made from the metal of a US fighter jet from the Vietnam War

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Union of Australian Women collection
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Finger rings
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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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Steel yard scales

Steel yard scales

Rolfe and Mavis Bridle collection
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Balances
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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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Indemnity

Indemnity

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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I'm afraid of that new software...

I'm afraid of that new software...

Richard Kemp collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Richard 'Rik' Kemp
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1986
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Children Overboard

Children Overboard

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Rocco Fazzari
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Metal rule

Metal 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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ACHOO!

ACHOO!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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The Odyssey

The Odyssey

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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Brock on the outside now

Brock on the outside now

Lou Dargham collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Pride of Australia

Pride 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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1991
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Poster -

Poster - "African National Congress"

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 'Cornered'.

Cartoon titled 'Cornered'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 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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2001
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Burke's Backyard

Burke's Backyard

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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Reformation II

Reformation II

Bruce Petty collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Mr Bruce Petty
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Cylindrical carborundum rod sharpening tool

Cylindrical carborundum rod sharpening tool

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Sharpening stones
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Ho Ho Ho

Ho Ho Ho

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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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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Poster titled 'Telephone services link together the people of all nations'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Advertising posters
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Postmaster General's Department
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1959
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6,740 days

6,740 days

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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Keep Trying

Keep Trying

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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The End Is Nigh

The End Is Nigh

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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2003
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The Opposition still licks its wounds...

The Opposition still licks its wounds...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cloudy Day

Cloudy Day

Stuart Peterson collection
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Cartoons
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Archibald S. Peterson
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Young Paul majors in civics

Young Paul majors in civics

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Dolly clothes peg

Dolly clothes peg

Margaret Heap 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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1950
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Cartoon depicting Cedric the Swagman sitting on a rock, reading a book titled 'The Great Bunyip Myth'

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Douglas E Tainsh collection
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Cartoons
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Noosaville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Douglas E. Tainsh
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1987
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Medical notes for use by outposts attached to Flying Doctor Base Wireless Stations

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Norman Parker collection
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Medical books
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Rum Jungle, Northern Territory, Australia
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Royal Flying Doctor Service
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1950
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Jodhpurs

Jodhpurs

Colledge Family collection
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Jodhpurs
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Tim

Tim

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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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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Carpenter's right-angled metal square

Carpenter's right-angled metal square

Giovanni Barresi collection
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Carpenters squares
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Vizzini, Sicily, Catania, Italy
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Mr Giovanni Barresi
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1952
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Jenny calipers

Jenny calipers

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Calipers
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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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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Budget '02 - The Lodge or Bust!

Budget '02 - The Lodge or Bust!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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The Lodge, Deakin, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Remember the standards of accountability

Remember the standards of accountability

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1997
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Back to the Future

Back to the Future

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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Kennett Letter

Kennett Letter

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Rod Clement
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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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Lamb Exports

Lamb Exports

Political Humour Competition 1999 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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1999
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Cartoon titled 'Borderline Case'.

Cartoon titled 'Borderline Case'.

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 Steven Moore
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2001
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Change of Uniform

Change of Uniform

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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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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PM picks unholy war over Wik

PM picks unholy war over Wik

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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1997
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Honest John's core promises

Honest John's core promises

Political Humour Competition 1997 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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1997
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Cuckoo!! Cuckoo!!

Cuckoo!! Cuckoo!!

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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2001
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Like Hell

Like Hell

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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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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The Looming Battle

The Looming Battle

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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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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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Parliament of Australia
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1988
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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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Tony Windsor

Tony Windsor

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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Handshake

Handshake

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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2GB picnic with family and friends

2GB picnic with family and friends

Enid Treadgold collection
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Photographs
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Radio 2GB Blue Birds Club
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1935
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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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Alexander Dilitante

Alexander Dilitante

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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We're going to have to operate

We're going to have to operate

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Michael Atchison
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1996
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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 of Paul Keating dressed as a school boy playing with Commonwealth matchbox cars

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Thread angle gauge

Thread angle 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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