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Seize the day

Seize the day

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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Cartoon of Queen Elizabeth seated on a throne atop a mountain of people

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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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Cartoon of trade unionist John Halfpenny and federal Labor politician John Button

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1986
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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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Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

Punch magazine collection
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London, England
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Punch
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1899
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Cartoon depicting two men wearing business suits

Cartoon depicting two men wearing business suits

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Pencil drawing of a caricature of media mogul Rupert Murdoch dressed as a film director

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Cartoon depicting a bushman laughing heartily at a scarecrow wearing a boldly patterned dress

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1983
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Coloured cartoon titled 'Dr Jekyll and Mrs Hyde'

Coloured cartoon titled 'Dr Jekyll and Mrs Hyde'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1991
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Patriarchy rules

Patriarchy rules

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1992
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The Bali ten & eleven

The Bali ten & eleven

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Matt Golding
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Mr Matt Golding
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2006
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David Hicks

David Hicks

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Jonathon Bentley
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Mr Jonathon Bentley
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2006
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Betty Archdale

Betty Archdale

Australian Women's Cricket Council collection
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F McDonald
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1934
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It's Oscar time again...

It's Oscar time again...

Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1976
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The gun debate

The gun debate

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1996
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Fish and chips

Fish and chips

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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Share childcare

Share childcare

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1991
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Cartoon of former Governor General Sir John Kerr

Cartoon of former Governor General Sir John Kerr

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1986
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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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The details'll be along later

The details'll be along later

Behind the Lines 2007 collection
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Mr Geoff Pryor
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2007
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Black and white caricature of Australian Rules Football player, Bruce Doull, nick-named 'The Flying Doormat'

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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Cartoon of a sumo wrestler standing over a coal mine

Cartoon of a sumo wrestler standing over a coal mine

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Japan
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Don't talk to strangers

Don't talk to strangers

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1992
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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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Woodchipping in Australia

Woodchipping in Australia

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1996
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Mind the step

Mind the step

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 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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Cartoon depicting three sheep, two men and a dog

Cartoon depicting three sheep, two men and a dog

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Snap!

Snap!

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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Daly Electoral Boundaries

Daly Electoral Boundaries

Fred Daly collection
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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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Cartoon of New Zealand's Minister of Finance, Sir Roger Douglas, holding an enlarged pair of scissors

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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New Zealand
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1984
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Cartoon of media mogul Rupert Murdoch dressed as a film director

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Colston

Colston

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Lindsay Foyle
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1997
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Cartoon titled 'UnAustralian'

Cartoon titled 'UnAustralian'

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Ms Fiona Katauskas
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2001
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Remember the standards of accountability

Remember the standards of accountability

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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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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Kissing babies

Kissing babies

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1996
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Rednecks

Rednecks

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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The V chip

The V chip

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Tasmania, Australia
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Mr Bob Wells
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1996
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Cartoon of Australian historian, Professor Geoffrey Blainey

Cartoon of Australian historian, Professor Geoffrey Blainey

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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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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Colour caricature, titled 'The Great Milano', of wrestler Mario Milano

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John Rogers collection
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John Rogers
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1975
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Mark my words...

Mark my words...

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Jenny Coopes
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1996
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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 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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I think you've cut something important

I think you've cut something important

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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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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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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Cannibals and Others

Cannibals and Others

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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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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Honest John's core promises

Honest John's core promises

Political Humour Competition 1997 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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Those who can't

Those who can't

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Victoria, Australia
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Ms Joan Rosser
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1997
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Here's Johnny

Here's Johnny

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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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 of New South Wales Labor Premier Barrie Unsworth characterised as a robot

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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Ward O'Neil
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1986
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Black and white cartoon titled 'Cemetery of Women'

Black and white cartoon titled 'Cemetery of Women'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1995
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Malingering

Malingering

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean Alston
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1997
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Two systems

Two systems

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mr Michael Atchison
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1997
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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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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1984
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Native title

Native title

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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Pauline Hanson, the brunette look

Pauline Hanson, the brunette look

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1997
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Cartoon depicting a skier sighting a hill-top tower

Cartoon depicting a skier sighting a hill-top tower

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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1987
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Cartoon depicting a man standing limply, suffering from exhaustion

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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