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Cartoon titled 'Line in the Sand'.

Cartoon titled 'Line in the Sand'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Vincent 'Vince' O'Farrell
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2001
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Prison door lock

Prison door lock

Sotheby's collection no. 1
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Door locks
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Campbell Street Gaol, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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1837
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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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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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Walka design from Ernabella

Walka design from Ernabella

Winifred Hilliard collection no. 3
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Pastel drawings
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Ernabella, South Australia, Australia
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Nyukana (Daisy) Baker
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1952
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Charity Begins At Home

Charity Begins At Home

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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Sydney May Day Committee UAW (Union of Australian Women) Best Women's Organisation, 1990

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Union of Australian Women collection
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Plates
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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 Evolution of Industrial Relations

The Evolution of Industrial Relations

Lou Dargham collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Y'know, it's just over two years since the great Olympics...

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Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Rotary burr

Rotary burr

Neil, Lynette and Barry Ross collection
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Tools
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Alfred Ross
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1933
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Great Non-Debate

Great Non-Debate

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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Pigs flying

Pigs flying

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

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Packer and Murdoch on Hawke's Knee

Packer and Murdoch on Hawke's Knee

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1985
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Second sight

Second sight

Stuart Peterson collection
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Archibald S. Peterson
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1942
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U.N. Decade for Women 1976-1985

U.N. Decade for Women 1976-1985

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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Pencil drawing of a caricature of media mogul Rupert Murdoch dressed as a film director

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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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Schools Environment Kit

Schools Environment Kit

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1992
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The public thinks

The public thinks

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Ballot box poised to bite back

Ballot box poised to bite back

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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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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Surplus

Surplus

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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Mugabe

Mugabe

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Computer

Computer

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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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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Rio Tinto can teach us how to climb out of that Hole

Rio Tinto can teach us how to climb out of that Hole

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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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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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 of federal Labor Party politician Lionel Bowen

Cartoon of federal Labor Party politician Lionel Bowen

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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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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888

888

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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Hollingworth

Hollingworth

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Ed Huxley
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Share childcare

Share childcare

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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The brickwood tin-sluicing mine, Tingha. October, 1952

The brickwood tin-sluicing mine, Tingha. October, 1952

Noelle Sandwith collection no. 1
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Drawings
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Tingha, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Noelle O. Sandwith
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1952
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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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Dangerous hijacker

Dangerous hijacker

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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1997
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White china cup commemorating the sinking of SMS Emden by HMAS Sydney at Keeling Cocos Island on 9 November 1914

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Margaret Gibb collection
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Commemorative cups
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England
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Samuel Radford Ltd
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1914
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Cartoon depicting Jim Cairns wearing a tie with a heart on it

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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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1975
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Night Peter

Night Peter

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon titled 'Olympic Flame'.

Cartoon titled 'Olympic Flame'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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2001
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Stick used to pierce cloth

Stick used to pierce cloth

Eileen Morgan collection
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Tools
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Eileen Morgan
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1993
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Cartoon depicting two bush characters

Cartoon depicting two bush characters

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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YOU'RE STRAINING YOUR LINKS WITH INDONESIA

YOU'RE STRAINING YOUR LINKS WITH INDONESIA

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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1992
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The Terrorist

The Terrorist

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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Sir Robert Howard

Sir Robert Howard

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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An Important Message From the Cartoonist

An Important Message From the Cartoonist

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Andrew Weldon
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1997
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Cartoon titled 'War is Hell'.

Cartoon titled 'War is Hell'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Vincent 'Vince' O'Farrell
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2001
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Button your lip

Button your lip

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Andrew Dyson
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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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Right To Life

Right To Life

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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Howard sets the states to rights

Howard sets the states to rights

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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1996
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Hiroshima Never Again!'88

Hiroshima Never Again!'88

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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Silver cigar box and cigar box case presented to Sir Robert Gordon Menzies by the Citizens of Melbourne in appreciation of his leadership...

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RG Menzies collection
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Cigar boxes
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Bangkok, Thailand
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Thai Nakon
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1966
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Cartoon of Malcolm Fraser and John Howard with Howard saying 'A MR KHEMLANI SAYS HE CAN HELP US OVER THE TAX SHORTFALL'

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Patrick Cook collection
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Mr Patrick Cook
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I am woman hear me roar

I am woman hear me roar

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 titled 'Refuse to be Drawn'.

Cartoon titled 'Refuse to be Drawn'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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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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Pressed glass vase

Pressed glass vase

Nancy Hamilton collection no. 2
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Vases
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Lithgow, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Janet Spence Smith
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1940
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Cartoon of media mogul Rupert Murdoch dressed as a film director

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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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Cartoon of a cabinet reshuffle

Cartoon of a cabinet reshuffle

Patrick Cook collection
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Mr Patrick Cook
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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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Warden at opened trap door for the gallows Campbell Street Prison, Hobart

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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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Cartoon titled 'S.O.S.'.

Cartoon titled 'S.O.S.'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Vincent 'Vince' O'Farrell
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2001
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