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Cartoon titled 'Fortress Australia'

2001.0036.0006

Cartoon titled 'Fortress Australia'

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A colour watercolour cartoon entitled 'Fortress Australia'. It features an image of a castellated wall with grass and a few houses inside, in the shape of Australia, with a moat around it. Lines of people radiate from the edge of the moat into flat green areas that have plumes of smoke and some flames on them. Text at the top of the cartoon reads 'INQUIRER IN VOICE 18 ILLEGAL IMM.'

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