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Cartoon depicting a cricket match and a seated man with 'YARB' printed on his T-shirt

Cartoon depicting a cricket match and a seated man with 'YAR...

Louis Zmak collection
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Cartoons
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Peter Harrigan
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1976
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The misadventures of the O'Whidn clan

The misadventures of the O'Whidn clan

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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One Bob's Worth

One Bob's Worth

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1993
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Leather bound brass telescope, used by John Close

Leather bound brass telescope, used by John Close

John Collinson Close collection
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Telescopes
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Antarctica
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Mr John Henry Collinson Close
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All this new-fangled electronic, technical gadgetry...

All this new-fangled electronic, technical gadgetry...

Richard Kemp collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Richard 'Rik' Kemp
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1986
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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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War Gods

War Gods

Stuart Peterson collection
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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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A Horse Designed By A Committee

A Horse Designed By A Committee

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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Feminist man-haters

Feminist man-haters

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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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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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Ms Jenny Coopes
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1991
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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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Tiny Island

Tiny Island

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mark Cornwall
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There are those about who claim I've omitted

There are those about who claim I've omitted

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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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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Information super highway

Information super highway

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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What am I bid

What am I bid

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Cartoons
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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1996
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The festivities are nearing an end

The festivities are nearing an end

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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Then who do we sell the uranium to?!

Then who do we sell the uranium to?!

Lou Dargham collection
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France
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George W's Diary

George W's Diary

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Ms Cathy Wilcox
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Sword of honour

Sword of honour

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Ward O'Neil
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Rio Tinto can teach us how to climb out of that Hole

Rio Tinto can teach us how to climb out of that Hole

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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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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Maintain the huff

Maintain the huff

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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A blight on the body politic

A blight on the body politic

Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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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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The government serious about unemployment

The government serious about unemployment

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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Rock Solid And Iron Clad

Rock Solid And Iron Clad

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2005
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Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Stephen Stanley collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Stephen E. Stanley
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1987
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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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Hewson on the Wharf

Hewson on the Wharf

Mary Nicholson collection no. 1
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1992
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Heart on sleeve

Heart on sleeve

Judy Horacek collection no. 2
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Ms Judy Horacek
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1997
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Cartoon depicting a man addressing a lawyer wearing a wig

Cartoon depicting a man addressing a lawyer wearing a wig

Vane Lindesay collection no. 1
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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Seeking friendship

Seeking friendship

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Mr Peter Sheehan
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**@XXXX!

**@XXXX!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Discovery of the gambling bug

Discovery of the gambling bug

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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Cartoon titled 'Extradition Orders'.

Cartoon titled 'Extradition Orders'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Matt Golding
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2001
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Cartoon of two passenger trains, one marked ASIA and the other EUROPE

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Alan Moir collection no. 1
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Java, Indonesia, Asia
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Mr Alan Moir
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1992
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Drought

Drought

Political Humour Competition 2002 collection
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Ed Huxley
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Paddy Pallin brand canvas 'A' frame backpack

Paddy Pallin brand canvas 'A' frame backpack

Jessie Luckman collection
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Backpacks
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Brock on the outside now

Brock on the outside now

Lou Dargham collection
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Cartoon titled 'Shoes Don't Fit'.

Cartoon titled 'Shoes Don't Fit'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mr Steven Moore
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2001
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The Dash for the South Pole

The Dash for the South Pole

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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1908
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We'll circle a bit longer...

We'll circle a bit longer...

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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But Peter

But Peter

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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'NUCLEAR WEAPON FREE ZONE ANTARCTICA 1961'

'NUCLEAR WEAPON FREE ZONE ANTARCTICA 1961'

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Antarctica
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Antarctic Nuclear Weapons Free Zone Treaty
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1961
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Cartoon showing Chinese peasants jumping out of a giant footprint

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Michael Fitzjames collection no. 3
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Mr Michael Fitzjames
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The Restoration

The Restoration

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Mr Alan Moir
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2002
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke and Paul Keating talking

Cartoon of Bob Hawke and Paul Keating talking

Patrick Cook collection
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Mr Patrick Cook
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I want to be one!

I want to be one!

Richard Kemp collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Richard 'Rik' Kemp
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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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Cartoons
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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 titled 'Khaki - The New Beige'.

Cartoon titled 'Khaki - The New Beige'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Mark Cornwell
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2001
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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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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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Loot

Loot

Political Humour Competition 1998 collection
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Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Mr Dean Alston
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1998
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Protecting Timor

Protecting Timor

Political Humour Competition 1999 collection
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Mr Sturt Krygsman
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Goodness Gracious!

Goodness Gracious!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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Once More

Once More

Alan Moir collection no. 4
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Mr Alan Moir
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2005
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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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Mr Vane Lindesay
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Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Lafferty cartoon strips (2)

Stephen Stanley collection
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South Australia, Australia
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Mr Stephen E. Stanley
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1987
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Discovery alongside the Barrier

Discovery alongside the Barrier

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Antarctica
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Cartoon titled 'Democrat Sunset Lodge'.

Cartoon titled 'Democrat Sunset Lodge'.

Political Humour Competition 2001 collection
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Ross Bateup
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2001
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Current Affairs Try a New Angle

Current Affairs Try a New Angle

Political Humour Competition 1996 collection
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Mr Matt Golding
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1996
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