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"McLachlan resigns on a matter of principle - It could be contagious" [Robert Tickner, Laurie Brereton running away from the Parliament] [picture] / Pryor
Bib ID 3512114
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Pryor, Geoff, 1944-
 
Online Versions
Description 1995 
1 drawing : pen and ink and wash on paper ; image 22 x 35.3 cm., on sheet 25.3 x 38.1 cm. 
Series

Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Summary

Shadow Minister for the Environment Ian McLachlan is caught up in the Hindmarsh Bridge conflict - between claims of the existence of Aboriginal sacred sites and the commercial interests of local developers - when he is forced to resign after misrepresenting how he came to be in possesion of documents clearly marked 'Confidential - to be read by women only' which he then proceeded to table in Parliament.--Information provided by Geoff Pryor.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer.

Published in the Canberra Times on 11 March 1995.

Part of the Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-156940348

Subjects Brereton, L. J. (Laurence John) -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  McLachlan, Ian, 1936- -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Tickner, R. E. (Robert E.) -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- 1990-2001 -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Occupation Federal politicians.
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