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Welcome Aboard Qantas

Welcome Aboard Qantas

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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Cartoon titled 'Somewhere in Majorca'.

Cartoon titled 'Somewhere in Majorca'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Majorca, Spain
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Mr Greg Smith
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2001
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So It's Unanimous

So It's Unanimous

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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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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Souvenir mug - Bicentenary of Australia

Souvenir mug - Bicentenary of Australia

Cecil Ballard Jnr collection
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Commemorative mugs
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Australia
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Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
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1788
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Cartoon titled 'Sports in past times'

Cartoon titled 'Sports in past times'

Ruth Oldfield collection
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Cartoons
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Harold Larwood
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REMEMBER THE DREAMTIME WHEN WE WEREN'T RUNNING THINGS?

REMEMBER THE DREAMTIME WHEN WE WEREN'T RUNNING THINGS?

Les Tanner collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Les Tanner
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1991
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The Bedrock of the 'No' Case

The Bedrock of the 'No' Case

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr John Butcher
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Oh life, where is thy sting?!!

Oh life, where is thy sting?!!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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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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Letter - Sworn statement by John Flynn, 16 May 1844

Letter - Sworn statement by John Flynn, 16 May 1844

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Letters
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1844
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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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1986
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Frying pan

Frying pan

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1995
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Someday son...all of this will be yours

Someday son...all of this will be yours

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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What about Health?

What about Health?

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Indonesia
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Mr Alan Moir
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The looters

The looters

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Now, where were we...?

Now, where were we...?

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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First We Head Down

First We Head Down

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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South Coast, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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2005
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Nine o'clock already

Nine o'clock already

Bruce Petty collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Mr Bruce Petty
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Mr Hussein

Mr Hussein

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Ballot papers

Ballot papers

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Warren Brown
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I'm Pleased To Say

I'm Pleased To Say

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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Shearer's cook, Keera, N.S.W. September, 1952

Shearer's cook, 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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Canon Speedy Light Flash 199A in a case with instructions, used by Major Les Hiddins

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Les Hiddins collection
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Camera flashes
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Japan
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Canon Inc
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1978
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Cartoon of federal Labor politician Al Grassby

Cartoon of federal Labor politician Al Grassby

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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GRANVILLE SHOW 1952, blue felt show pennant with gold-coloured block text

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Colledge Family collection
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Prizes
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Granville, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Miss Emilie Roach
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1952
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Sorry State of Affairs

Sorry State of Affairs

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr John Kron
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1999
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Let the games beguile

Let the games beguile

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Florence and Christine Wililamson in pipeline at Munyang

Florence and Christine Wililamson in pipeline at 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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Hey, gosh! Now don't tell me ... Dolly Parton?

Hey, gosh! Now don't tell me ... Dolly Parton?

Lou Dargham collection
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Watching the News

Watching the News

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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GST - it would never happen

GST - it would never happen

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mark Cornwall
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1999
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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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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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Illustration of blowflies on a symbolic Australian flag

Illustration of blowflies on a symbolic Australian flag

Roger Lilford and Robbie Swan collection
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Cartoons
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Vlad Mosmonder
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1985
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Cartoon that features a kangaroo and a koala as waiters

Cartoon that features a kangaroo and a koala as waiters

Terence Lane collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Spooner
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1974
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Cartoon titled 'The Emergency Demonstration'

Cartoon titled 'The Emergency Demonstration'

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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Cartoon titled 'Money Money Money'

Cartoon titled 'Money Money Money'

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Surry Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Jock Alexander
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2001
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White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

White ceramic dinner plate with 'CACS' in the centre

Pennington Migrant Centre collection
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Dinner plates
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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 titled 'Hollingworth G.G.Gag'.

Cartoon titled 'Hollingworth G.G.Gag'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Ross Bateup
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2001
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Beazley to the rescue

Beazley to the rescue

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1996
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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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It is/It isn't

It is/It isn't

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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Cartoon titled 'When Johnny Goes Marching Off'.

Cartoon titled 'When Johnny Goes Marching Off'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Lewis
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2001
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CEOs Inc

CEOs Inc

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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Collusion? Never!

Collusion? Never!

Political Humour Competition 1998 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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1998
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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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Cartoon of John Hewson playing pin the tail on the donkey

Cartoon of John Hewson playing pin the tail on the donkey

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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1991
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Latvian red felt headdress

Latvian red felt headdress

Guna Kinne collection no. 1
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Headdresses
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Riga, Latvia
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Unknown
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1942
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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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One nation for martians

One nation for martians

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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How we've Learned to ride the dollar

How we've Learned to ride the dollar

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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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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Rectangular 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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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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Spirit Islands

Spirit Islands

John Calaby collection
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Bark paintings
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Groote Eylandt, Northern Territory, Australia
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Unknown
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1940
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Prison padlock

Prison padlock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Padlocks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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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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2002
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Plant fibre basket

Plant fibre basket

Odette O'Neill collection
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Baskets
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Mr Victor L. Stiskin
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1938
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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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