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Memento of Opening of the First Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, by the Duke of Cornwall & York at Melbourne May 1901

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Royal Visit 1901 collection
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Commemorative books
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Osboldstone & Atkins
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1901
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Town Hall, Sydney, 2 December 1904

Town Hall, Sydney, 2 December 1904

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Swain and Co
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1904
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Dance card from the State Ball at Old Parliament House in 1934

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Elizabeth Kay collection no. 2
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1937
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Teleprinter printout related to the dismissal of the Whitlam government 'The President of the Australian Labor Party and the Australian Council of Trade Unions, Mr Bob Hawke tonight predicted...

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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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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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Paul Keating as Napoleon Bonaparte

Paul Keating as Napoleon Bonaparte

Lou Dargham collection
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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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Cartoons
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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 a statue of Bob Hawke being toppled

Cartoon of a statue of Bob Hawke being toppled

Alan Moir collection no. 1
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Cartoons
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Mr Alan Moir
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1991
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Town Hall, Sydney

Town Hall, Sydney

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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The Valentine & Sons' Publishing Co.
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Francis Birtles' Bean 14 car, which he named 'The Sundowner'

Francis Birtles' Bean 14 car, which he named 'The Sundowner'

Francis Birtles collection
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Motor cars
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Dudley, Staffordshire, England
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Bean Car Company
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1925
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Doing a great job

Doing a great job

Michael Tunica collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Michael Tunica
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1986
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke shaving in the bathroom

Cartoon of Bob Hawke shaving in the bathroom

Patrick Cook collection
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George St. Sydney N.S.W. Showing Q.V. Markets, Town Hall & Railway Towers.

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Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Photographic postcards
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Central Railway Station, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Parking permit sticker for the Parliament House Opening Ceremony 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Stickers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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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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1991
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National Arms and Militaria Exhibition and Sale

National Arms and Militaria Exhibition and Sale

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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North Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Australia's New Parliament House Final Site Open Day

Australia's New Parliament House Final Site Open Day

Parliament House Construction Authority collection no. 1
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Posters
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1987
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First day cover issued by Australia Post for the opening of Parliament House Canberra on 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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First day envelopes
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Australia
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Australia Post
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1988
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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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Cartoons
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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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Drawing of Town Hall, Sydney, by Douglas Pratt

Drawing of Town Hall, Sydney, by Douglas Pratt

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Douglas Pratt
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Box from Royal Australian Mint

Box from Royal Australian Mint

Royal Australian Mint collection no. 1
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Presentation boxes
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Royal Australian Mint
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1988
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Gold medallion commemorating the opening of the first federal parliament in May, 1901

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Una May Irvine collection no. 2
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Commemorative medallions
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Duke of Cornwall
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1900
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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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Photocopy of a press clipping titled 'Gathering largest of its type in Canberra' from the Canberra Times

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National Gathering of Christians collection
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Press clippings
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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The Canberra Times
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1988
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Trade Union power

Trade Union power

Alan Moir collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Australian bicentennial commemorative medal depicting 'New' Parliament House

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Coles-Myer collection
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Commemorative medals
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Victoria, Australia
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Coles-Myer Ltd
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1988
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke and Andrew Peacock

Cartoon of Bob Hawke and Andrew Peacock

Patrick Cook collection
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'Subject No.11 - 200 Years' bicentennial commemorative milk carton

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ACT Milk Authority collection
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Milk containers
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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ACT Milk Authority
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1988
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Queen Victoria Markets and Town Hall Sydney N.S.W.

Queen Victoria Markets and Town Hall Sydney N.S.W.

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Sydney Town Hall, Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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The "Y" Factor

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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I'll be there at New Parliament House, National Gathering Canberra May 7-8 '88

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National Gathering of Christians collection
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Stickers
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Entree card for admission to the Reception in the evening at Parliament House, Canberra, Monday, 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Cards
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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1988 $5.00 Proof coin

1988 $5.00 Proof coin

Royal Australian Mint collection no. 1
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Leaflets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Royal Australian Mint
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1988
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Australia's New Parliament House Final Site Open Day

Australia's New Parliament House Final Site Open Day

Parliament House Construction Authority collection no. 1
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Posters
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1987
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Invitation to an evening reception in the Great Hall of Parliament House on 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke having lunch with someone

Cartoon of Bob Hawke having lunch with someone

Patrick Cook collection
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Cartoons
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1989
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Entree card for admission to Queen's Terrace for the Opening Ceremony of Parliament House, Canberra, Monday, 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Photocopy of a press clipping titled 'Big gathering of Christians planned for opening of New Parliament in May'

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National Gathering of Christians collection
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Press clippings
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Parliament House, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Murdoch, Hawke and Keating

Murdoch, Hawke and Keating

Lou Dargham collection
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Cartoons
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Mr Lou Dargham
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Australia incorporated

Australia incorporated

Political Humour Competition 1997 collection
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Cartoons
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Heinrich Hinze
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1997
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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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Cartoon of Bob Hawke saying to Paul Keating 'HERE'S ANOTHER NICE SURPLUS YOU'VE GOT US INTO'

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Patrick Cook collection
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Cartoons
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Cartoon titled 'Combine, Australia!...'

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Punch magazine collection
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London, England
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Punch
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1899
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There we were surrounded by 2.5 scumbags when with a twelve dollar bound we were free marketing

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Les Tanner collection no. 2
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Les Tanner
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1991
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Cartoon of Bob Hawke and Paul Keating saying 'WHAT THEY DON'T KNOW ABOUT WHAT THEY DON'T KNOW WON'T HURT THEM!'

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Patrick Cook collection
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US Forces Get the Nod ...

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People for Nuclear Disarmament collection no. 2
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Postcards
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Blue Mountains, New South Wales, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1986
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Gold medallion commemorating the opening of the first federal parliament in May, 1901

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Una May Irvine collection no. 2
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Commemorative medallions
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Duke of Cornwall
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1900
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6,740 days

6,740 days

Geoff Pryor collection no. 4
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Cartoons
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1992
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Souvenir of the Visit of the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall and York on the Occasion of the Opening of the First Federal Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia, May 1901

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People's Paraphernalia collection no. 23
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Booklets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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E Whitehead & Co
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1900
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TOWN HALL SYDNEY

TOWN HALL SYDNEY

Josef Lebovic Gallery collection no. 1
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Postcards
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Bavaria, Germany
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Mr Josef Lebovic
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Commemorative bus ticket for ACTION buses to the opening of New Parliament House in 1988

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ACTION Buses collection
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Bus tickets
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Australian Capital Territory Internal Omnibus Network
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1988
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Wine glasses
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Crystal wine glass from Old Parliament House

Parliament House Catering Service collection no. 2
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Old Parliament House, Parkes, Canberra, Australian Capital Territor...
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Government of Australia
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I'll be there! at New Parliament House, National Gathering Canberra May 7-8 1988

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National Gathering of Christians collection
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Promotional material
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Australia
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Spicers Paper (Australia)
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1988
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Invitation to an evening reception in the Great Hall of Parliament House on 9 May 1988

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Chris Grady collection
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Invitations
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Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
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Government of Australia
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1988
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Whites go home - Celebration of a Nation '88

Whites go home - Celebration of a Nation '88

Geoff Hook collection
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Cartoons
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Mr Geoffrey R. Hook
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1988
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I'll be there!

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National Gathering of Christians collection
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Leaflets
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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1988
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