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Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Stephen Stanley collection
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Cartoons
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Stephen E. Stanley
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1987
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Political campaigning is about kissing babies

Political campaigning is about kissing babies

Judy Horacek collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1985
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Mesapotamia has been laid waste

Mesapotamia has been laid waste

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Oppn General Jugula faces a hostile mob

Oppn General Jugula faces a hostile mob

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon of Malcolm Fraser hitting someone over the head with a roll of paper

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Patrick Cook collection
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Swamp Life

Swamp Life

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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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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Media sideshow

Media sideshow

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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To give the new-look...

To give the new-look...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Voltaire?

Voltaire?

Political Humour Competition 1997 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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1997
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Cartoon titled 'Bah Humbug'.

Cartoon titled 'Bah Humbug'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Cartoons
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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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Cartoon of Simon Crean, Vice-President of the Australian Council of Trade Unions

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1984
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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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Interest Rates

Interest Rates

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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Cartoon

Cartoon

Alan Moir collection no. 3
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Mr Alan Moir
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2001
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Fingers Crossed (Bush)

Fingers Crossed (Bush)

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2005
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We are One, We're  Australians

We are One, We're Australians

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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Government brought to book

Government brought to book

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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ALWAYS RIGHT

ALWAYS RIGHT

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Lindsay Foyle
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Starsign Johnny

Starsign Johnny

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Mr Steven Moore
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1999
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Cartoon of Paul Keating saying 'IT'S NOT AS BAD AS IT LOOKS'

Cartoon of Paul Keating saying 'IT'S NOT AS BAD AS IT LOOKS'

Patrick Cook collection
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ABC

ABC

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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2004
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Drawing depicting Prime Minister, Mr William (Billy) Hughes, gazing into an oversized mirror

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Eveline Coulter collection
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Sir David A. Low
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1917
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And It Goes Without Saying

And It Goes Without Saying

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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2004
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How we've Learned to ride the dollar

How we've Learned to ride the dollar

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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Hawke Writing to Bond

Hawke Writing to Bond

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1992
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Options

Options

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 'Cornered'.

Cartoon titled 'Cornered'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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2001
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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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We Want Gough!

We Want Gough!

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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1976
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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 Labor Prime Minister Bob Hawke and United States President Ronald Reagan

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1984
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The Chivalrous Hun

The Chivalrous Hun

Stuart Peterson collection
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Cartoons
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Archibald S. Peterson
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1944
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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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Budget '93

Budget '93

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke saying 'WOULD YOU LIKE INDUSTRIAL COMICAL OR PASTORAL TRAGICAL?'

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Patrick Cook collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Patrick Cook
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Don't talk to strangers

Don't talk to strangers

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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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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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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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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Career Advice No. 23

Career Advice No. 23

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1998
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Weight watcher's fees

Weight watcher's fees

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Ballarat, Victoria, Australia
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Mr John Ditchburn
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1997
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Pipe with a stem handcrafted from a Giant Petrel bone

Pipe with a stem handcrafted from a Giant Petrel bone

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Pipes
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Macquarie Island, Tasmania, Australia
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1959
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Asia - History

Asia - History

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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2005
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Welcome To Iraq

Welcome To Iraq

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2005
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Hungarian popular science magazine - Termeszettudomanyi Kozlony

Hungarian popular science magazine - Termeszettudomanyi Kozl...

Dr Stefan Csordas collection
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Magazines
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Budapest, Hungary
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Dr Stefan Csordas
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1964
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Picked up anything important?

Picked up anything important?

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Roughly translated its Koori for

Roughly translated its Koori for "Get Reconciliated!"

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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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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1992
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Cartoon titled 'Slouch Hats (or National Identity)'.

Cartoon titled 'Slouch Hats (or National Identity)'.

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 Lindsay Foyle
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2001
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The Campaign Trail 1998

The Campaign Trail 1998

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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1998
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DEMOC -  RATS

DEMOC - RATS

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Harry Bruce
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Don't be afraid .. their bark is worse than their bite!

Don't be afraid .. their bark is worse than their bite!

Lou Dargham collection
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Waste Disposal

Waste Disposal

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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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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Proclamation of British sovereignty over King George V Land (Antarctica), signed by Sir Douglas Mawson, 1931

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Sir Douglas Mawson collection
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Documents
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Antarctica
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Sir Douglas Mawson
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1931
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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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Cartoon depicting Treasurer Mr Paul Keating wearing a hat, which is marked 'Taxes', 'Reforms' and 'Perks', at a Press Club Luncheon

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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John Rogers
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1987
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Cash Converters and the Methadone Clinic

Cash Converters and the Methadone Clinic

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mark Cornwall
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1998
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Caricature drawing of Jim and Tammy Bakker, US Christian televangelists

Caricature drawing of Jim and Tammy Bakker, US Christian tel...

Louis Zmak collection
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Cartoons
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United States of America
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Mr Louis Zmak
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1987
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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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Cartoons
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1987
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Cartoon titled 'It's Just Heroin'.

Cartoon titled 'It's Just Heroin'.

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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