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A Horse Designed By A Committee

A Horse Designed By A Committee

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2005
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A few folks in Rome are undergoing a little self-appraisal...

A few folks in Rome are undergoing a little self-appraisal.....

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Howick

Howick

Political Humour Competition 1997 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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1996
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Hollingworth's monkey

Hollingworth's monkey

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Sean Leahy
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Reith - Closet Republican

Reith - Closet Republican

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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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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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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Certificate of Merit, Royal Adelaide Exhibition, 1952

Certificate of Merit, Royal Adelaide Exhibition, 1952

Nettie McColive collection
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Certificates
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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South Australian Chamber of Manufacturers
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1952
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Soup spoon

Soup spoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup spoons
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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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The Lodge Or Bust Truck

The Lodge Or Bust Truck

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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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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2005
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Poster

Poster

Union of Australian Women collection
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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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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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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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Free trade zone

Free trade zone

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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One Notion

One Notion

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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Minton 'Kings Service' china saucer bearing the coat-of-arms of the Australian Parliament

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Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 1
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Saucers
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England
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Minton
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1927
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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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Bronco Strong Superfine Toilet Tissue

Bronco Strong Superfine Toilet Tissue

Margaret Maclurcan collection
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Toilet paper
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Andrew Jack, Dyson & Co
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1894
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But Seriously Though!

But Seriously Though!

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1999
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Fork

Fork

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Forks
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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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Counting Continues in East Timor

Counting Continues in East Timor

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Ditchburn
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1999
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White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

White ceramic soup bowl with letters CACS

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Soup bowls
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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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Punishment cell Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Punishment cell 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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Ashtray

Ashtray

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Ashtrays
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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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Battle Hymn of the Republic

Battle Hymn of the Republic

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Fiona Katauskas
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1999
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Australian flag with Kelly helmet

Australian flag with Kelly helmet

Roger Lilford and Robbie Swan collection
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Cartoons
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Edward 'Ned' Kelly
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1985
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Preamble

Preamble

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Port Phillip Bay, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1999
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Wik

Wik

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Rod Emmerson
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1997
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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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International Women's' Year 1975

International Women's' Year 1975

Union of Australian Women collection
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Commemorative 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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Extra 10%

Extra 10%

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Patrick Cook
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1998
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Cartoon of John Howard holding a bucket of tar in one hand and a bag of feathers in the other

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John Shakespeare collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr John Shakespeare
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1992
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Cartoon of a tree with two people next to it

Cartoon of a tree with two people next to it

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Louis Postruzin
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1997
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Souvenir leaflet from the Australian Gas Light Company's 'Travel with Music' session from 2GB

Souvenir leaflet from the Australian Gas Light Company's 'Tr...

Enid Treadgold collection
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Leaflets
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Radio 2GB, Sydney
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1935
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Poster -

Poster - "For a Nuclear Free and Independent Pacific''

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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Don't you worry about that...

Don't you worry about that...

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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Mars

Mars

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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Code of Conduct

Code of Conduct

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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Post splitting wedge used by Rolfe Bridle

Post splitting wedge used by Rolfe Bridle

Rolfe and Mavis Bridle collection
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Wedges
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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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Meg and Pete

Meg and Pete

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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Cartoon titled 'Spring Racing Fever'.

Cartoon titled 'Spring Racing Fever'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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2001
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Contractual Obligations

Contractual Obligations

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Allison
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1998
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Teaspoon

Teaspoon

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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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 Australian Rules Football player, Bernie Quinlan, wearing his Fitzroy Football Club guernsey

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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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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All my own work

All my own work

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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The Recession's Over

The Recession's Over

Jenny Coopes collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Jenny Coopes
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1992
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Keating chasing train...

Keating chasing train...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Dyeline print titled 'Ivanhoe Camp'

Dyeline print titled 'Ivanhoe Camp'

Elizabeth Durack collection
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Prints
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Ivanhoe Plain, Kimberley, Western Australia, Australia
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Elizabeth Durack
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1952
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The republicans birthday message

The republicans birthday message

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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1996
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Gold!!

Gold!!

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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Warden sitting in the main chair in the Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

Warden sitting in the main chair in the Campbell Street Pris...