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Cartoon depicting a man building a 'wall' of bottles

Cartoon depicting a man building a 'wall' of bottles

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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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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Cartoon depicting a man wearing a business suit and standing under a shower

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoon of federal Labor politician Kim Beazley reading a book titled 'All Quiet In The Western Alliance'

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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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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1996
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Cartoon depicting a casting director in a TV studio

Cartoon depicting a casting director in a TV studio

Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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Explaining democracy

Explaining democracy

Political Cartooning 2006 collection - Bruce Petty
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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 depicting men climbing a fence

Cartoon depicting men climbing a fence

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoon of federal Labor Party politician Lionel Bowen

Cartoon of federal Labor Party politician Lionel Bowen

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Cartoon depicting two men on a yacht, being given a 'thumbs up' sign by an owl and a cat

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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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1980
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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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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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1996
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Cartoon of Terry Sheahan, Labor minister and New South Wales Attorney General, standing in a dock in court

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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New South Wales, Australia
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1986
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Cartoon of a man delivering newspapers and wearing a T-shirt captioned 'The Age'

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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1986
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Colour caricature of Australian Rules Football player, Bernie Quinlan, wearing his Fitzroy Football Club guernsey

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 904

Life. Be in it comic strip featuring Norm, 904

Alex and Paddy Stitt collection
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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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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 a policeman with a thermometer

Cartoon depicting a policeman with a thermometer

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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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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Quasimodo Colston

Quasimodo Colston

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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Black and white cartoon titled 'Photographing marbles'

Black and white cartoon titled 'Photographing marbles'

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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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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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 of Labor Minister for Foreign Affairs, Bill Hayden, building a Trojan horse

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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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1984
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6,740 days

6,740 days

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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1992
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Cartoon depicting a fat-bellied 'ocker'-type, eating a meat pie and drinking beer

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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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1976
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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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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 a man tying tins together

Cartoon depicting a man tying tins together

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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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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Cartoon depicting US President Nixon's head as an American eagle

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Louis Zmak collection
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United States of America
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Frank Benier
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1961
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Cartoon of Eric Butler, founder of the Australian League of Rights, characterised as a gorilla with his finger on a page captioned 'How To Pick A Jew'

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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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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1987
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Cartoon related to General Motors Holden employee Jack Heenan and Holden cars

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Jack Heenan collection
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GM Holden Ltd
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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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Cartoon depicting a woman answering her front door to a swagman

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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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 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 media mogul Rupert Murdoch dressed as a film director

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoon depicting a customs officer talking to man wearing glasses, who has four daggers in his back

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Louis Zmak collection
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Mr Larry Pickering
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1977
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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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Cartoon depicting two men wearing business suits

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Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Cartoon of demonstrating farmers on a march to Canberra

Cartoon of demonstrating farmers on a march to Canberra

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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1985
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Cartoon depicting a tie salesman

Cartoon depicting a tie salesman

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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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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Scare Campaign

Scare Campaign

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Patrick Cook
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1998
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Cartoon of Paul Keating as a bookie

Cartoon of Paul Keating as a bookie

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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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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Cartoon of Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi as a charmed snake

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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India
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1981
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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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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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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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Cartoon depicting Prime Minister Billy McMahon, driving a motor car in the shape of Australia

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Louis Zmak collection
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Aubrey Collette
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1971
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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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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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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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1983
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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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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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1986
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