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But Peter

But Peter

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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You have to be kind to be cruel...

You have to be kind to be cruel...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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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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Cartoon of Bob Hawke, John Howard, Andrew Peacock, Ian Sinclair, Joh Bjelke-Petersen and a couple in bed

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Patrick Cook collection
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The drums of war

The drums of war

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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L.C. returns from the ancient and wise East

L.C. returns from the ancient and wise East

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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I don't think he's made up his mind yet

I don't think he's made up his mind yet

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon of John Howard saying 'YOU'LL WORK LONGER, GET PAID LESS AND YOU'LL BE MUCH BETTER OFF'

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Ron Tandberg collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1992
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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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Letting Slip the Dogs of War...

Letting Slip the Dogs of War...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon of Malcolm Fraser and John Howard with Howard saying 'A MR KHEMLANI SAYS HE CAN HELP US OVER THE TAX SHORTFALL'

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Patrick Cook collection
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Dead Duck Howard

Dead Duck Howard

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1987
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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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Peter, could you give us...

Peter, could you give us...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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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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BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

BEST CHOREOGRAPHY

Patrick Cook collection
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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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Happy New Year 2003

Happy New Year 2003

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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2003
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The Treasurer rushes

The Treasurer rushes

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Sean Leahy
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2006
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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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1982
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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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SHAME

SHAME

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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It may be worth considering

It may be worth considering

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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The Faraway

The Faraway

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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Howard, Keating and Queen

Howard, Keating and Queen

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Warren Brown
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Cartoon of Malcolm Fraser and John Howard putting up a poster reading 'FREEZE FOR JOY'

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Patrick Cook collection
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Kids overboard?

Kids overboard?

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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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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Due to unprecedented demand

Due to unprecedented demand

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Iraq has defied the U.N.!

Iraq has defied the U.N.!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoon of John Howard and John Hewson in 19th century England

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Warren Brown collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Warren Brown
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1992
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Cartoon of Malcolm Fraser and John Howard standing in the doorway of a shopfront called 'HONEST JOHN'S THE INFLATION FIGHTERS!!'

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Patrick Cook collection
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Dog of a Year

Dog of a Year

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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Winter closes in...

Winter closes in...

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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Mateship of the Ring II

Mateship of the Ring II

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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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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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 quietly American

The quietly American

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Indemnity

Indemnity

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Yours is not to reason why

Yours is not to reason why

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoon of Malcolm Fraser and John Howard saying 'BARWICK'S ADVICE HAS CAUSED ALL OUR PROBLEMS..

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Patrick Cook collection
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FTA (Don't Blink!)

FTA (Don't Blink!)

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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2004
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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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For Services

For Services

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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2002
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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 'Throw Him A Banana'.

Cartoon titled 'Throw Him A Banana'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Fremantle, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Ms Angie Lyndon
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2001
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IF YOU CHANGE YOUR MIND, I HAVE CONTACTS - VERY DISCREET!

IF YOU CHANGE YOUR MIND, I HAVE CONTACTS - VERY DISCREET!

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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The Spill

The Spill

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean Alston
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1999
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Cartoon titled 'Public Opinion'.

Cartoon titled 'Public Opinion'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Dean Alston
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2001
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You Scratch My Back

You Scratch My Back

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Mr Ian R. Sharpe
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1988
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Marshmallows

Marshmallows

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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Peacock and Howard skiing

Peacock and Howard skiing

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Casting the First Stone

Casting the First Stone

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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East Timor
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Mr John Kron
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1999
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Sand Castles

Sand Castles

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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1999
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Howard sets the states to rights

Howard sets the states to rights

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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1996
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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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Children Overboard

Children Overboard

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Bruce Petty
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When it comes to racism

When it comes to racism

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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1997
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Cartoon showing John Howard toasting the Queen

Cartoon showing John Howard toasting the Queen

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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1997
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Election in the Air

Election in the Air

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1998
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