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Fred & Ginger

Fred & Ginger

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1999
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Sorry - The Cave-Ins

Sorry - The Cave-Ins

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Michael Atchison
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1999
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Job Security

Job Security

Lou Dargham collection
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Mr Lou Dargham
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1987
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The full text of Sir John's statement is as follows; I have given careful consideration to the constitutional crisis...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr John Shakespeare
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1992
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Hewson and Liberals in Lifeboat

Hewson and Liberals in Lifeboat

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1993
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The President of the Australian Labor Party and the Australian Council of Trade Unions, Mr Bob Hawke tonight predicted...

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Howard's republic stand

Howard's republic stand

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1997
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Cartoon of Joh Bjelke Peterson characterised as an ice berg adjacent to a sinking ship named the 'Liberal Party'

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1983
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The Idea of Cross-Media Privatisation is Ridiculous

The Idea of Cross-Media Privatisation is Ridiculous

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr John Butcher
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1998
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GST

GST

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Mark Lynch
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1988
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None of Your Business

None of Your Business

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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1998
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Howick

Howick

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean Alston
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1996
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Collusion? Never!

Collusion? Never!

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1998
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The Centenary of Federation National Apology Program!

The Centenary of Federation National Apology Program!

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1997
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Why Howard can't retreat

Why Howard can't retreat

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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1998
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Cartoon of Malcolm Fraser seated among five Parliamentary backbenchers

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Louis Zmak collection
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Mr Larry Pickering
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1977
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Cartoon of Liberal Premier of Victoria, Sir Rupert Hamer, trussed and hanging on a meat hook

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1981
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Cartoon depicting US President Nixon's head as an American eagle

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Louis Zmak collection
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United States of America
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Frank Benier
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1961
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Small fibreglass caricature statuette of John Howard

Small fibreglass caricature statuette of John Howard

Mary Nicholson collection no. 3
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1998
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CHOGM CUBE!

CHOGM CUBE!

Geoff Hook collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1981
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It's Called Medicare

It's Called Medicare

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr David Pope
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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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mark Cornwall
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1999
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The Australian Women's Weekly presents History in the Making. Australia: Election 1975

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Magazine inserts
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Australian Women's Weekly
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1975
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And What is That Plan?

And What is That Plan?

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1998
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Senator Alston Eating Lunch

Senator Alston Eating Lunch

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Ditchburn
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1998
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Cartoon titled 'The Treasurer rushes', by Sean Leahy, 2006

Cartoon titled 'The Treasurer rushes', by Sean Leahy, 2006

Political Cartooning 2006 collection
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Political Cartoons
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Mr Sean Leahy
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2006
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Lucky Jeff Overplays Hand

Lucky Jeff Overplays Hand

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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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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Fine, But Will Battlers Buy It?

Fine, But Will Battlers Buy It?

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Sheehan
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1998
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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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His Master's Voice

His Master's Voice

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1999
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Just like a lamb to the slaughter

Just like a lamb to the slaughter

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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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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The Blue Wire

The Blue Wire

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean Alston
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1998
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Doormat

Doormat

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean Alston
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1996
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Cartoon titled 'City Centric'

Cartoon titled 'City Centric'

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr John Allison
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2001
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A Balanced, Unbiased Report

A Balanced, Unbiased Report

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Mackay, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Harry Bruce
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1998
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'An election for half the senate will be held on December 13...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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THEN TO THE CRASHING TUNE OF THE '1812 OVERTURE', THE IRON DUKE GALLOPS UP ON HIS WHITE CHARGER!

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Geoff Hook collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1972
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Lifebuoy from MV Tampa

Lifebuoy from MV Tampa

Wallenius Wilhelmsen MV Tampa collection
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Lifebuoys
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Christmas Island, Australia
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Wilhelmsen Lines Shipowning.
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2001
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Cartoon depicting Pauline Hanson as a vicious dog who has just bitten John Howard's hand off

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Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Steven Moore
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1997
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Hairy Legs

Hairy Legs

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Lewis
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1998
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Flip a Coin

Flip a Coin

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Lewis
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1998
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Slick Willy's Women

Slick Willy's Women

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Sean Leahy
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1998
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PM picks unholy war over Wik

PM picks unholy war over Wik

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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Cartoon of John Hewson sitting on a chair nursing a large fat 'GST' cat

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John Shakespeare collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr John Shakespeare
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1987
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'Second Leadall Election, Australia's political arena was today thrown into chaos...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Legislate for certainty

Legislate for certainty

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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Howard Comes Out

Howard Comes Out

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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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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Ample scope to cut $4b deficit

Ample scope to cut $4b deficit

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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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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Cartoon titled 'Hit & Miss'.

Cartoon titled 'Hit & Miss'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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2001
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Sculpture titled 'The Dismissal - 20th Anniversary', featuring Gough Whitlam, John Kerr and Malcolm Fraser

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John Shakespeare collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr John Shakespeare
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1995
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Cartoon titled

Cartoon titled "Mr Howard, Is That You?"

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Harry Bruce
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2001
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Cartoon titled 'Circus Clowns'.

Cartoon titled 'Circus Clowns'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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2001
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Howard's Boot Soles

Howard's Boot Soles

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1998
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Howard and the 'Republic' Debate

Howard and the 'Republic' Debate

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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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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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'It is understood also that the banks themselves have not made any decision on the government's proposals...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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One nation

One nation

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1997
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Cartoon of Bob Hogg and Andrew Robb

Cartoon of Bob Hogg and Andrew Robb

Ward O'Neill collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1992
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'Mr Fraser was not in the House at the time...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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1975
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