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Cartoon of Paul Keating pulling a rabbit out of a hat

Cartoon of Paul Keating pulling a rabbit out of a hat

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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Cartoon depicting a lawyer explaining Latin legal terms

Cartoon depicting a lawyer explaining Latin legal terms

Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1970
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Photocopy of a caricature of American America's Cup skipper Dennis Connors

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John Rogers collection
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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John Rogers
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1987
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Cartoon titled 'Automation' depicting Sir Eric Harrison and Sir Robert Menzies

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Sir Eric Harrison collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Norm Mitchell
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1938
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Humble pie

Humble pie

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Mr Sturt Krygsman
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2007
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Cartoon of John Reid, Chairman of the Australian Bicentennial Authority

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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The FU Holden Howard

The FU Holden Howard

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1998
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Cartoon depicting a man fully clothed, running off the end of a pier

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoon depicting a man addressing a lawyer wearing a wig

Cartoon depicting a man addressing a lawyer wearing a wig

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoon depicting a man holding a telephone mouthpiece

Cartoon depicting a man holding a telephone mouthpiece

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1987
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Cartoon of Ian McLachlan, President of the National Farmers Federation, painting a picture of rural hardship

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Black and white caricature of Victorian Premier Sir Rupert Hamer, wearing Scottish national costume

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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1983
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I make no apology

I make no apology

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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2007
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Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

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Punch magazine collection
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London, England
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Punch
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1899
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Cartoon of Neville Wran being bound to a post with an electrical cord by Malcolm Fraser and John Howard

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1982
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Cartoon depicting a travelling salesman and dog

Cartoon depicting a travelling salesman and dog

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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1987
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Two Australians

Two Australians

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Spooner
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2005
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Caricature drawing of Jim and Tammy Bakker, US Christian televangelists

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Louis Zmak collection
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United States of America
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Mr Louis Zmak
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1987
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Saint Kevin

Saint Kevin

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Mr Simon Letch
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2007
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Cartoon titled 'Foreign Policy'

Cartoon titled 'Foreign Policy'

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Jock Alexander
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2001
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Black and white caricature of Race Matthews, clutching the Victorian Arts portfolio, and badge Police Minister

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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1985
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Explaining democracy

Explaining democracy

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Bruce Petty
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Cartoon of man and woman in a sitting room, watching a bearded man digging in garden

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Louis Zmak collection
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Bill Mitchell
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1975
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We may go metric next year

We may go metric next year

Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1969
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Cartoon depicting a swagman on horseback

Cartoon depicting a swagman on horseback

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoon of disgraced NSW Chief Magistrate Murray Farquhar

Cartoon of disgraced NSW Chief Magistrate Murray Farquhar

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1986
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Cartoon depicting Cedric the Swagman standing atop a mound of dirt in a barren landscape

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Douglas E Tainsh collection
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Noosaville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Douglas E. Tainsh
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1987
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Welcome to democracy

Welcome to democracy

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Dean Alston
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2006
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Cartoon titled 'Helping hand'

Cartoon titled 'Helping hand'

Behind the Lines 2009 collection
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Mr Jonathon Bentley
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Hysterical Penguins

Hysterical Penguins

Behind the Lines 2008 collection
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Ms Judy Horacek
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Close Shave

Close Shave

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1998
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Bomber

Bomber

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Jock Alexander
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Mr Jock Alexander
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2006
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Cartoon of former New South Wales Labor Premier Jack Renshaw

Cartoon of former New South Wales Labor Premier Jack Renshaw

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1982
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Colour caricature of a jockey, standing at the Finish Line on a hobby horse called 'Shank's Pony'

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John Rogers collection
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John Rogers
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1973
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Cartoon depicting a woman and child fleeing from a burning house

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Two illustrations - First Victa Lawnmower and First Ear Muffs

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Geoff Pryor collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1989
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Cartoon depicting Cedric the Swagman sitting on a rock, reading a book titled 'The Great Bunyip Myth'

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Douglas E Tainsh collection
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Noosaville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Douglas E. Tainsh
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1987
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Cartoon depicting a man falling asleep in front of the television

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Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1984
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Cartoon of Philippines presidential candidate Cory Aquino running alongside a tank being driven by President Ferdinand Marcos

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Philippines
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Cartoon showing the nose and partial wing of an aeroplane labelled '1977'

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Louis Zmak collection
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Michael Lodge
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1977
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Cartoon depicting a man holding a skull in each hand

Cartoon depicting a man holding a skull in each hand

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Cartoon of Premier of Queensland Joh Bjelke Peterson characterised as a rhinoceros

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1986
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Cartoon of a man in overalls and tin hat, pouring money from drum into a half wine cask

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Louis Zmak collection
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Mr Louis Zmak
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1975
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Cartoon depicting two swagmen and a dog fleeing down a hill from a charging bull

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Douglas E Tainsh collection
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Noosaville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Douglas E. Tainsh
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1987
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Cartoon of the Premier of Victoria, John Cain, free-falling with a tangled parachute labelled Continental Airlines

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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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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Cartoon of US President Gerald Ford being interviewed for radio

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Louis Zmak collection
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United States of America
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Michael Lodge
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1976
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Cartoon depticting a man about to jump out of an aeroplane

Cartoon depticting a man about to jump out of an aeroplane

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1987
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Political cartoon of the Indian Prime Minister Indira Ghandi

Political cartoon of the Indian Prime Minister Indira Ghandi

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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India
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Ward O'Neil
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1984
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Castles in the air

Castles in the air

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Mr Paul Newman
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2007
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Photocopy of a caricature of Simon Crean, the leader of Australian Council of Trade Unions [ACTU]

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John Rogers collection
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John Rogers
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1987
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Nice day at the beach

Nice day at the beach

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - John Tiedemann
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2005
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Dream time - nightmare time

Dream time - nightmare time

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Mr Michael Atchison
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2007
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Operation Johnny

Operation Johnny

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Mr Jonathon Bentley
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2007
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Cartoon depicting a man and woman seated in mid-air as if they were driving in a car

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Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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Cartoon depicting Peter Costello tossing a coin into a cup labelled N.M.A.

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Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1996
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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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Unpublished cartoon of Grazier Sir William Gunn with a bull ring in his nose

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Queensland, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1980
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Black and white illustration from the 'Cedric' series depicting country town street in which there is an empty plinth

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Douglas E Tainsh collection
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Noosaville, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Douglas E. Tainsh
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1987
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Cartoon depicting Prime Minister Harold Holt engaging in various different athletic activities

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Earl Ewers collection no. 1
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1966
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