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Cartoon of Bob Hawke contemplating in a wheat field

Cartoon of Bob Hawke contemplating in a wheat field

Alan Moir collection no. 1
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United States of America
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Mr Alan Moir
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1991
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Retreat from Kirribilli

Retreat from Kirribilli

Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1984
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'It is understood that both the deputy opposition leader, Mr Phillip Lynch...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The full text of Sir John's statement is as follows; I have given careful consideration to the constitutional crisis...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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The Australian Women's Weekly presents History in the Making. Australia: Election 1975

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Magazine inserts
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Australian Women's Weekly
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1975
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Christmas card for 1966, produced by Al Grassby and his family

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Al Grassby collection
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Christmas cards
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New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Al J. Grassby
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1966
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Burke's Backyard

Burke's Backyard

Mark Knight collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1992
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Blue tin badge depicting Ben Chifley with 'Chifley Spells Security' slogan

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 7
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Australian Labor Party
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1949
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Cartoon of Labor Premier of Western Australia, Brian Burke

Cartoon of Labor Premier of Western Australia, Brian Burke

Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Western Australia, Australia
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1985
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Dark brown leather wallet used by Ben Chifley

Dark brown leather wallet used by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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I'm not lost!

I'm not lost!

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly, Gough Whitlam and others at a cocktail function

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Fred Daly collection
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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Photocopy of a cartoon titled 'Deregistration of Builders' Labourers Union'

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John Rogers collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1986
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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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1992
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Photograph of the Australian Labor Government in January 1971

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Fred Daly collection
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Australian Labor Party
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Christmas card for 1966, produced by Al Grassby and his family

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Al Grassby collection
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New South Wales, Australia
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1966
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Steel horseshoe magnet

Steel horseshoe magnet

John Docker collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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1920
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly at a microphone, 1974

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Fred Daly collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1974
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Black and white photograph of the Labour Government, 1950

Black and white photograph of the Labour Government, 1950

Fred Daly collection
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Australian Labor Party
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1950
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'Neither Mr Fraser, nor Mr Gorton (Lind Vic) voted in the vital division...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Badge 'Out Lyons - Elect Labor'

Badge 'Out Lyons - Elect Labor'

People's Paraphernalia collection no. 7
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Political badges
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Australian Labor Party
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1931
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Cartoon of federal Labor politician Paul Keating as a racing car driver

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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1979
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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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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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1972
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Cartoon of a flag raising ceremony with Prime Minister Bob Hawke and Treasurer Paul Keating in military costume

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Port Jackson, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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1985
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Paul Keating caricature fridge magnet

Paul Keating caricature fridge magnet

Professor Peter Spearritt collection no. 2
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Hon Paul J. Keating
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Black and white photograph of Fred Daly at a microphone, 1974

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Fred Daly collection
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1974
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'Pronorsquare, In a move unprecedented in Australia's 75 year history as a Federation...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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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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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'Prime Minister Mr Gough Whitlam, today spent 15 mins with the Governor General, Sir John Kerr...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'A half senate election will be held on December 13...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Small fibreglass caricature statuette of Kim Beazley

Small fibreglass caricature statuette of Kim Beazley

Mary Nicholson collection no. 3
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1998
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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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Chisel

Chisel

John Docker collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Carpenter's pincers, branded

Carpenter's pincers, branded "9"

John Docker collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Nifty Perfume

Nifty Perfume

Mary Nicholson collection no. 2
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1988
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Paul Keating

Paul Keating

Peter Nicholson collection no. 3B
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Sculptures
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North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Peter Nicholson
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1983
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Cartoon of federal Labor politician Paul Keating in a racing car labelled 'Roads, Building, Car Sales, Retail Sales, and Wool'

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Ward O'Neill collection no. 2
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Mr Ward O'Neill
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'It is understood also that the banks themselves have not made any decision on the government's proposals...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Adelaide Electric Trams, Opened March 9, 1909. First Car Driven by Mrs. Price.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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Mrs Anne E. Price
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1909
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Poem - Hawke is my Shepherd...

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Janeene Wallwork collection
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Manuscripts
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Queensland, Australia
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Concerned Ladies Action Group
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1987
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Certificate awarded to Fred Daly 'commemorating your 31 years of service in the House of Representatives and Australian Labor Party'... 2 October 1974

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Fred Daly collection
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Certificates
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1974
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Cartoon of Paul Keating as a French statue

Cartoon of Paul Keating as a French statue

Alan Moir collection no. 1
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Mr Alan Moir
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1992
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Colour photograph of Fred Daly and five unidentified men standing in front of John Curtin's grave, 1971

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Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Karrakatta, Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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Hon Frederick 'Fred' M. Daly
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1971
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Christmas card for 1967, produced by Al Grassby and his family

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Al Grassby collection
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Griffith, New South Wales, Australia
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Hon Al J. Grassby
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1967
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Felt Akubra hat worn by Ben Chifley

Felt Akubra hat worn by Ben Chifley

MJ Brown collection
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Akubra hats
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Akubra Hats Pty Ltd
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Black and white photograph of Ben Chifley and four men

Black and white photograph of Ben Chifley and four men

Fred Daly collection
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Photographs
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Mr Joseph B. Chifley
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The Sweetest Victory of All, Keating 1993

The Sweetest Victory of All, Keating 1993

Peter Milton collection
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Political posters
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Hon Paul J. Keating
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1993
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Timber handle for a hand saw

Timber handle for a hand saw

John Docker collection
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Tool handles
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Philadelphia, United States of America
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Henry Disston & Sons
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1920
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'Australia's Governor-General, Sir John Kerr, today ensured himself of a place in history...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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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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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'An election for half the senate will be held on December 13...'

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Pat Rawlings collection
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Telegrams
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Australian Associated Press
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1975
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Photograph showing Fred Daly and others on a podium

Photograph showing Fred Daly and others on a podium

Fred Daly collection
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Australian Labor Party
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Bush and Hawke get out of the Gulf

Bush and Hawke get out of the Gulf

People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Political badges
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Iraq
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George H. Bush Snr
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1990
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Cartoon of Paul Keating in Parliament

Cartoon of Paul Keating in Parliament

Mark Knight collection
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Mark Knight
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1992
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Chisel

Chisel

John Docker collection
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Sweden
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke sweeping the land rights legislation under Ayers Rock

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Alan Moir collection no. 1
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Uluru, Northern Territory, Australia
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Mr Alan Moir
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1985
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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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Spirit level

Spirit level

John Docker collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Ted Docker
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1920
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We need a refuge

We need a refuge

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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