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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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1969
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Cartoon of John Hewson playing pin the tail on the donkey

Cartoon of John Hewson playing pin the tail on the donkey

Warren Brown collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Warren Brown
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1991
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The Recession's Over

The Recession's Over

Jenny Coopes collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Jenny Coopes
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1992
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Here is the news

Here is the news

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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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 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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Mr Clarrie King
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1984
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Here's Johnny

Here's Johnny

Political Humour Competition 1997 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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1996
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Cartoon of Bob Hogg and Andrew Robb

Cartoon of Bob Hogg and Andrew Robb

Ward O'Neill collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1992
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Youth Training

Youth Training

Jenny Coopes collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Jenny Coopes
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1992
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Cartoon of Gerry Hand stopping three Asian migrants

Cartoon of Gerry Hand stopping three Asian migrants

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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Keep my seat warm

Keep my seat warm

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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1997
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Cartoon of John Hewson as a Jack-In-The-Box scaring Bob Hawke

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1991
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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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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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Cabinet decisions

Cabinet decisions

Jenny Coopes collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Jenny Coopes
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1992
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Someday son...all of this will be yours

Someday son...all of this will be yours

Jenny Coopes collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1992
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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 of a line at the CES (Commonwealth Employment Service) office

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Ron Tandberg collection
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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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Cartoon depicting various contemporary events

Cartoon depicting various contemporary events

Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1981
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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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ron Tandberg
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1992
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Hewson reveals his warm caring side

Hewson reveals his warm caring side

Jenny Coopes collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Jenny Coopes
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1992
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Cartoon of John Dawkins in a torture chamber called the 'TAX OFFICE'

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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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Hewson's Beauty Parlour

Hewson's Beauty Parlour

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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Conscience Vote

Conscience Vote

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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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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Cartoon of a person saying 'I CAN'T ACCEPT THOSE CONDITIONS!'

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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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Cartoon of Malcolm Fraser saying 'MAINTAIN' and Gough Whitlam saying '...THE AGE!!'

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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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One Notion

One Notion

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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1996
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Cartoon depicting a Chinese man standing in front of a group

Cartoon depicting a Chinese man standing in front of a group

Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1972
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Free trade zone

Free trade zone

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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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 depicting Jim Cairns wearing a tie with a heart on it

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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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1975
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Scare Campaign

Scare Campaign

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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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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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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GST

GST

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 of Paul Keating playing cricket

Cartoon of Paul Keating playing cricket

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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Black man's burden

Black man's burden

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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1996
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Middle Australia / Central Australia

Middle Australia / Central Australia

Jenny Coopes collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1992
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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 depicting a middle-aged couple in their kitchen at breakfast time

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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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1972
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The Moscow Circus

The Moscow Circus

Jenny Coopes collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Jenny Coopes
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1991
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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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Yar-Yar

Yar-Yar

Clarrie King collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Clarrie King
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1968
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I think that I shall never see jobs and fauna and a tree

I think that I shall never see jobs and fauna and a tree

Jenny Coopes collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Jenny Coopes
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1991
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Cartoon of Ros Kelly on a roller press machine

Cartoon of Ros Kelly on a roller press machine

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 three figures in patched clothes on a victory dias

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Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Louis Postruzin
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1997
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Chinese

Chinese

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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Voltaire?

Voltaire?

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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1997
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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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Fade Away

Fade Away

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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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 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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There was movement at the station

There was movement at the station

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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Computer

Computer

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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Things take time to go through the system

Things take time to go through the system

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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Cartoon depicting a man standing in a doctor's office with his shirt off

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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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1970
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Scorched Earth

Scorched Earth

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1999
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Killer Sponge

Killer Sponge

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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Cartoon of a tree with two people next to it

Cartoon of a tree with two people next to it

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Louis Postruzin
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1997
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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 of the parallels between the coal industry of 1892 and the hospitality industry of 1992

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Warren Brown collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1992
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