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Bridge of sighs [Robert Tickner, Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs, responsible for the Hindmarsh Island Bridge appeal, sitting on the edge of a bridge, with a boulder in his lap tied to his neck, sighing to himself] [picture] / Pryor
Bib ID 3510807
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Pryor, Geoff, 1944-
 
Online Versions
Description 1995 
1 drawing : pen and ink on board ; image 22.4 x 35.4 cm., on board 25.5 x 38.2 cm. 
Series

Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Summary

A well-meaning Robert Tickner finds himself in a no-win situation when he precludes himself from perusing secret Aboriginal women's business relating directly to his resolution of the imbroglio surrounding the construction of the Hindmarsh bridge on the lower Murray in South Australia.--Information supplied by Geoff Pryor.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer.

Published in the Canberra Times on 22 March 1995.

Part of the Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-156925587

Subjects Tickner, R. E. (Robert E.) -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australian Labor Party -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- 1990-2001 -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Occupation Federal politicians.
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