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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

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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Costello & Howard Snake

Costello & Howard Snake

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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Career Advice No. 23

Career Advice No. 23

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1998
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Cartoon titled 'Throw Him A Banana'.

Cartoon titled 'Throw Him A Banana'.

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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Stone waller

Stone waller

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Harry Bruce
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1996
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Ammunition box used by Polish migrant Mr Lukas in Italy, England, Argentina and Australia, 1943-1988

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Stanislaw Lukas collection
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Storage boxes
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Italy
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Mr Stanislaw '. Lukas
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1943
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For We Are Young And Free

For We Are Young And Free

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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Mr Alan Moir
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2003
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Cartoon titled 'Only Joking'.

Cartoon titled 'Only Joking'.

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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Career Advice No. 34

Career Advice No. 34

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1996
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Alphabet Soup Kitchen

Alphabet Soup Kitchen

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1998
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Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No.32. Whale

Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No.32. Whale

Joyce Knife collection
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Matchboxes
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Cremorne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Bryant and May
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1950
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Cocktail savoury holder

Cocktail savoury holder

Lois Grosse collection
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Japan
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Mrs Lois V. Grosse
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1945
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Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No. 6. Red Scented Hibiscus

Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No. 6. Red Scented Hibiscus

Joyce Knife collection
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Matchboxes
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Cremorne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Bryant and May
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1950
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The Economic Theories of Paul Keating

The Economic Theories of Paul Keating

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1990
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Guthega Dam under construction, 1953

Guthega Dam under construction, 1953

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 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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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1982
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Amber bead necklace

Amber bead necklace

Guna Kinne collection no. 2
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Necklaces
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Latvia
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1950
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Unemployment: It's Your Own Fault

Unemployment: It's Your Own Fault

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr John Butcher
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1999
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Seeking friendship

Seeking friendship

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Peter Sheehan
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Two systems

Two systems

Political Humour Competition 1997 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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1997
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Thanks for your confidence

Thanks for your confidence

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon titled 'Qantas: Gov't Acts'.

Cartoon titled 'Qantas: Gov't Acts'.

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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Mark Cornwell
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2001
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Cartoon titled 'Anthrax Scare'.

Cartoon titled 'Anthrax Scare'.

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 Greg Smith
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2001
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Certificate

Certificate

Daphne Mabbott collection
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Certificates
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Moreton Bay, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1952
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Those who can't

Those who can't

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Victoria, Australia
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Ms Joan Rosser
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1997
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Cartoon of Richard Nixon receiving a valentine card from John Gorton

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Jeffrey Frith collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Jeffrey Frith
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1969
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Cartoon titled 'One Nation Head Count'.

Cartoon titled 'One Nation Head Count'.

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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ALP Platform

ALP Platform

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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The muddle-headed wombat

The muddle-headed wombat

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon titled 'Where Pin Heads Dare'.

Cartoon titled 'Where Pin Heads Dare'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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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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Peace through superior confectionary

Peace through superior confectionary

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Steven Moore
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke and Paul Keating saying 'WHAT THEY DON'T KNOW ABOUT WHAT THEY DON'T KNOW WON'T HURT THEM!'

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Patrick Cook collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Patrick Cook
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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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White wooden 'make-do' stool made by soldier settler Harry Newman at Narrogin, Western Australia, in 1922

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Harry and Natalie Newman collection
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Stools
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Narrogin Agricultural Area, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Henry '. Newman
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1922
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Blue nylon airmail bag, printed with '50th anniversary air mail covers re-enactment flight first official air mail Australia - New Zealand 1934-1984...11th April 1984'

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Australia Post Historical collection
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Bags
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1984
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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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I said...this is a smoke free zone!

I said...this is a smoke free zone!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Jump 1

Jump 1

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon titled 'H.I.H.'.

Cartoon titled 'H.I.H.'.

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 Lindsay Foyle
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2001
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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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Dial gauge

Dial 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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Rogues in the Press Gallery

Rogues in the Press Gallery

Political Humour Competition 1999 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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1999
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Phew...

Phew...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Iraq
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Mr Alan Moir
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The quietly American

The quietly American

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon titled 'Photofit Bin Laden'.

Cartoon titled 'Photofit Bin Laden'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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2001
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White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dessert bowl with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dessert 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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Pyle-National brand switch or railway carriage lamp

Pyle-National brand switch or railway carriage lamp

Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Lamps
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Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
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The Pyle-National Company
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1924
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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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Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

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Punch magazine collection
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Cartoons
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London, England
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Punch
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1899
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Hewson and Liberals in Lifeboat

Hewson and Liberals in Lifeboat

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1993
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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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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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Colour caricature of a jockey, standing at the Finish Line on a hobby horse called 'Shank's Pony'

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John Rogers collection
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John Rogers
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1973
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Quick - buy blood bank

Quick - buy blood bank

Lou Dargham collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Panel of poplin fabric featuring a 'Jacobean' bird

Panel of poplin fabric featuring a 'Jacobean' bird

Myrtle Wilson collection
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Embroidered panels
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Beaconsfield, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mrs Violet M. Wilson
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1932
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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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Brymay Redheads Safety Matches No.10.Kurrajong

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Joyce Knife collection
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Matchboxes
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Cremorne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Bryant and May
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1950
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Randwick Freemasons 1921-1971

Randwick Freemasons 1921-1971

Dr Robert C Percival collection
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Commemorative badges
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Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Edgar W. Percival
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1921
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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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