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Dog of a Year

Dog of a Year

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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The Faraway

The Faraway

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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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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MV Tampa life jacket

MV Tampa life jacket

Wallenius Wilhelmsen MV Tampa collection
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Life jackets
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Christmas Island, Australia
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Wilhelmsen Lines Shipowning.
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2001
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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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The Treasurer rushes

The Treasurer rushes

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Sean Leahy
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Cartoons
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Mr Sean Leahy
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2006
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Ceremonial shovel used for the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Shovels
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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Baron Thomas Denman
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1912
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Mr Howard reaches out

Mr Howard reaches out

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1997
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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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Divining a site for the NMA

Divining a site for the NMA

Geoff Pryor collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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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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But Seriously Though!

But Seriously Though!

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1999
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Ceremonial wooden wheelbarrow used at the turning of the first sod at works on railways commenced at Port Augusta, Oodnadatta, Tarcoola and Alice Springs between 1912 and 2001

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Australian National Railways Commission collection
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Wheelbarrows
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Port Augusta, South Australia, Australia
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W J. Spence
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1877
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Quasimodo Colston

Quasimodo Colston

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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1997
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Close Shave

Close Shave

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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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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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 titled 'S.O.S.'.

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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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The Road to the Republic and Back

The Road to the Republic and Back

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Ward O'Neil
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1999
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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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How Do You Mean Consultant?

How Do You Mean Consultant?

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mark Cornwall
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1997
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Cartoon titled 'Borderline Case'.

Cartoon titled 'Borderline Case'.

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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Ballot Box Targets

Ballot Box Targets

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Sturt Krygsman
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1998
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Contractual Obligations

Contractual Obligations

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Allison
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1998
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No Slick, One-Line Magic Wand Solutions

No Slick, One-Line Magic Wand Solutions

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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Workers encouraged to retire later

Workers encouraged to retire later

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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2001
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Cartoon titled 'A Vote For John Howard'.

Cartoon titled 'A Vote For John Howard'.

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 'Who's Policy'.

Cartoon titled 'Who's Policy'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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Mr Mark Lynch
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2001
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Harradine Bastard

Harradine Bastard

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1999
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Soil sample from a 'sod' turned by the Prime Minister John Howard on the site of the National Museum of Australia and Australian Institute for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies on 1 October 1998

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Acton Peninsula Alliance collection
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Specimens
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon John W. Howard
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1998
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Cartoon titled 'Budget 2001'.

Cartoon titled 'Budget 2001'.

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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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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When it comes down to push'n shove

When it comes down to push'n shove

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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1998
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Past Directions

Past Directions

Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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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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1983
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The Big Grand Final

The Big Grand Final

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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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Afghanistan
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Cartoon titled 'Kiss My... Baby'.

Cartoon titled 'Kiss My... Baby'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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2001
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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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Sheehan
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1999
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'1788 Revisited.... Hey, Mate, You're asking for trouble, hoisting that thing on our beach'

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Ian Sharpe collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Ian R. Sharpe
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1995
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Cartoon titled 'Yeah, But You Should See the Poker Machine'.

Cartoon titled 'Yeah, But You Should See the Poker Machine'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mark Cornwell
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2001
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Cartoon titled 'The Real Howard & Beazley'.

Cartoon titled 'The Real Howard & Beazley'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr David Messer
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2001
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Spirit of Meanness

Spirit of Meanness

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Steven Moore
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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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Cartoon titled 'Leadership/Election'.

Cartoon titled 'Leadership/Election'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Ross Bateup
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2001
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Howard Comes Out

Howard Comes Out

Political Humour Competition 1998 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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1998
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Casting the First Stone

Casting the First Stone

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Cartoons
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East Timor
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Mr John Kron
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1999
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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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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Jobs. Howard goes for broke

Jobs. Howard goes for broke

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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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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Echoes of the Greiner campaign

Echoes of the Greiner campaign

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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Ceremonial shovel used by Prime Minister John Howard to turn the first sod on the site of the National Museum of Australia and AIATSIS on Acton Peninsula, Canberra, ACT, on 1 October 1998

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Acton Peninsula Alliance collection
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Shovels
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Hon John W. Howard
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1998
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No

No "Sorry", Prime Minister?

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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King of the World

King of the World

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Harry Bruce
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The Brutal Honesty of Latham

The Brutal Honesty of Latham

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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A Dull, Pure and Enduring Love

A Dull, Pure and Enduring Love

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 'Howard Chickens Out'.

Cartoon titled 'Howard Chickens Out'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Sean Leahy
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2001
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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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Warning

Warning

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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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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Due to unprecedented demand

Due to unprecedented demand

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Peace Keeping Force Needed

Peace Keeping Force Needed

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Chris Kelly
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1999
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