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Cartoon titled 'Defender of the Realm'.

Cartoon titled 'Defender of the Realm'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ward O'Neil
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2001
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I'll wind for Health Funds

I'll wind for Health Funds

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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Hill view of the farmlands, by Shane Pickett

Hill view of the farmlands, by Shane Pickett

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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1980
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Cartoon titled 'Worse Off'.

Cartoon titled 'Worse Off'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Bruce Petty
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2001
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Perth West Australia Government House

Perth West Australia Government House

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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White wooden 'make-do' stool made by soldier settler Harry Newman at Narrogin, Western Australia, in 1922

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Harry and Natalie Newman collection
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Stools
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Narrogin Agricultural Area, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Henry '. Newman
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1922
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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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'Preamble' or 'What's that song that says it all?'

'Preamble' or 'What's that song that says it all?'

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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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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The Will Of The People Shall Prevail

The Will Of The People Shall Prevail

John Sheppard collection
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Placards
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Ravenshoe, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ted Gabriel
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1980
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Core or Regular?

Core or Regular?

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1997
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Cartoon titled 'Target 2010'.

Cartoon titled 'Target 2010'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr David Pope
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2001
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Federation Cup tennis trophy, won by M Court, E Goolagong, and L Hunt in 1971

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Evonne Goolagong Cawley collection no. 3
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Trophies
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Evonne F. Goolagong Cawley AO MBE
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1971
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Australian Football League sports trading card of Peter Matera of the West Coast Eagles

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Select Australia collection
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Collecting cards
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Terrey Hills, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Select Australia Pty Ltd
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1996
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1950s Man Needs an Update

1950s Man Needs an Update

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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Lyperanthus nigricans, Pterostylis turfosa

Lyperanthus nigricans, Pterostylis turfosa

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Rogues in the Press Gallery

Rogues in the Press Gallery

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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Under the Table

Under the Table

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1998
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HAVE NOMINATIONS FOR GOVERNOR-GENERAL CLOSED YET?

HAVE NOMINATIONS FOR GOVERNOR-GENERAL CLOSED YET?

Geoff Hook collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1988
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Election pamphlet for Neil Brown

Election pamphlet for Neil Brown

Hon Neil Brown collection
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Pamphlets
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Hon Neil Brown
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Watercolour painting of wet landscape

Watercolour painting of wet landscape

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Watercolour paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission
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Poll Shock

Poll Shock

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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Dangerous hijacker

Dangerous hijacker

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Harry Bruce
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1997
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Panorama from the Observatory, Perth, WA

Panorama from the Observatory, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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1950
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'Australia's political deadlock appeared to be unsolved today after a meeting between the country's political leaders...'

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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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Seriously Though...

Seriously Though...

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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1998
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Pride, by Shane Pickett.

Pride, by Shane Pickett.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Shane Pickett
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1980
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East Timor

East Timor

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1998
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Warning

Warning

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Phil Somerville
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1999
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'FLASH FLASH FLASH Canberra, The Governor General Sir John Kerr has withdrawn the commission of the Prime Minister...'

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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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Fine, But Will Battlers Buy It?

Fine, But Will Battlers Buy It?

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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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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Cartoon titled 'John Howard'.

Cartoon titled 'John Howard'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Joanne Applegate
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2001
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One nation

One nation

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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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 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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Cricket Carnival West Australia V Victoria - Souvenir programme

Cricket Carnival West Australia V Victoria - Souvenir progra...

Nanette Ward collection
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Programs
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bryans Ltd
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1922
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Cartoon titled 'The Dancing Lad'.

Cartoon titled 'The Dancing Lad'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Rocco Fazzari
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2001
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The decisions I have made were made after I was satisfied that Mr Whitlam could not obtain supply...'

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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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St George's Terrace, Perth, WA

St George's Terrace, Perth, WA

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Rose Stereograph Co.
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The Road to the Republic and Back

The Road to the Republic and Back

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ward O'Neil
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1999
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Why Howard can't retreat

Why Howard can't retreat

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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Radio with handset, speaker, and antenna

Radio with handset, speaker, and antenna

Les Hiddins collection
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Radios
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Barrett Communications Pty Ltd
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1976
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Things take time to go through the system

Things take time to go through the system

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Bruce Petty
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1997
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Cartoon titled 'Press Conference'

Cartoon titled 'Press Conference'

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr John Allison
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2001
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Black poly-cotton t-shirt screenprinted with 'MUA Here to Stay', 1998

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Maritime Union of Australia collection
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T-shirts
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Webb Dock, Port Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Maritime Union of Australia
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1998
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Ulysses - East Timor Picnic

Ulysses - East Timor Picnic

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1999
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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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Wandjina with Rainbow Serpent and boomerangs

Wandjina with Rainbow Serpent and boomerangs

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs Art (ATSIAA) collecti...
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Bark paintings
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Lily Karadada
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'Order of the Blowtorch', awarded to Senator Bronwyn Bishop in 1992

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Bronwyn Bishop collection
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Awards
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Senator Bronwyn Bishop
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1992
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The Author of the Preamble Contemplates God's Inclusion

The Author of the Preamble Contemplates God's Inclusion

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Sheehan
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1999
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High Five

High Five

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean Alston
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1999
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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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Hairy Legs

Hairy Legs

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Lewis
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1998
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WHAT'S HE TRYING TO DO - START AN INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION?

WHAT'S HE TRYING TO DO - START AN INDUSTRIAL REVOLUTION?

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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Clianthus Damapieri. Sturt's Desert Pea. Trinchinium Obovatum

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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Leschenaultia biloba.  Blue leschenaultia

Leschenaultia biloba. Blue leschenaultia

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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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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Cartoon titled 'When Johnny Goes Marching Off'.

Cartoon titled 'When Johnny Goes Marching Off'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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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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Strike Fraser Out

Strike Fraser Out

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Australia
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Rt Hon Malcolm J. Fraser
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1983
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Constitution

Constitution

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Mark Lynch
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1999
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Red and green kangaroo paw.  Green kangaroo paw

Red and green kangaroo paw. Green kangaroo paw

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Bon Marche Stores
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