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Australian Peace Committee

Australian Peace Committee

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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The Patrick Precedent

The Patrick Precedent

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1998
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If It's Any Help

If It's Any Help

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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War Gods

War Gods

Stuart Peterson collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Archibald S. Peterson
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1944
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Grand prix strikers

Grand prix strikers

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1997
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Remember The Good Old Days

Remember The Good Old Days

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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Cartoon of a koala holding two missiles in front of an American flag

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Roger Lilford and Robbie Swan collection
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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1985
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You are the most beautiful

You are the most beautiful

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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Cartoon depicting a man standing in front of a doorway

Cartoon depicting a man standing in front of a doorway

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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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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Cartoon titled 'All At Sea'.

Cartoon titled 'All At Sea'.

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 Paul Newman
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2001
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Metal stencil for a wool bale with cut-out lettering

Metal stencil for a wool bale with cut-out lettering "LOX"

Cregan Family collection
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Stencils
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Naas Valley, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr John Cregan
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1920
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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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Who did you vote for?

Who did you vote for?

Lou Dargham collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Lou Dargham
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So Mother Christmas - tell us your story

So Mother Christmas - tell us your story

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1991
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Kurrabooma, N.S.W. August, 1952

Kurrabooma, N.S.W. August, 1952

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Moree, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1952
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Enough is enough

Enough is enough

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Neil Matterson
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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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Sheep dipping at Moble. December, 1952

Sheep dipping at Moble. December, 1952

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Moble, Queensland, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1952
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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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Current Affairs Try a New Angle

Current Affairs Try a New Angle

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Matt Golding
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1996
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Cartoon of Liberal Lord Mayor of Brisbane Sally Anne Atkinson welcoming visitors to Brisbane

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Get on my Wik

Get on my Wik

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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Hedge Hogs

Hedge Hogs

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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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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Mr Alan Moir
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2000
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Wooden pack saddle consisting of an A-shaped timber frame with items attached by wire, chains and straps

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John Swain collection
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Saddles
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Snowy Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Charles Carter
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1933
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US cold feet may send chill through new privatisation

US cold feet may send chill through new privatisation

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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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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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Homo Australis

Homo Australis

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Australia
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Mr John Kron
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1999
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Kennett and the heavy hand

Kennett and the heavy hand

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr John Tiedemann
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Carved wooden arrowhead with six indents tapering to the point

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Odette O'Neill collection
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Arrows
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Mr Victor L. Stiskin
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1938
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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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Weapons Of Mass Destruction

Weapons Of Mass Destruction

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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2004
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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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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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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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Conscience Vote

Conscience Vote

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr David Messer
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1999
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Square fawn-coloured lacquered canvas suitcase with a red, yellow and black stripe pattern

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Colledge Family collection
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Suitcases
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Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1914
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Cartoon of John Dawkins in a torture chamber called the 'TAX OFFICE'

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Warren Brown collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Warren Brown
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1992
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Keera blacksmith. September, 1952

Keera blacksmith. 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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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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Metal and wood carpenter's brace

Metal and wood carpenter's brace

George and Mary Weir collection
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Woodworking braces
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Sheffield, England
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J A Chapman Ltd
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1949
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Cartoon of Australian art critic Robert Hughes dressed as a convict

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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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1987
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Comb for sheep shearing handpiece used at 'Rocky Plains' via Berridale

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Tony Preston collection no. 4
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Shearing equipment
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Berridale, New South Wales, Australia
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Neil Woodhouse
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1910
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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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Telstra providing full service

Telstra providing full service

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr John Ditchburn
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Cartoon of Queen Elizabeth seated on a throne atop a mountain of people

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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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1985
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Cartoon of federal Labor politician Kim Beazley reading a book titled 'All Quiet In The Western Alliance'

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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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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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Selling the GST on Food

Selling the GST on Food

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Ditchburn
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1998
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Cartoon depicting a man standing in a doctor's office with his shirt off

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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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1970
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We need our own gene genies to hold off U.S. domination

We need our own gene genies to hold off U.S. domination

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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Poster-

Poster- "Palm Sunday Peace March and Rally, Peace and Justic...