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I lost it! - You can say that again - John Howard and Peter Reith stuck in a tree in a car with reconciliation number plates, 1997 [picture] / Pryor
Bib ID 4306672
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Pryor, Geoff, 1944-
 
Online Versions
Description 1997 
1 drawing : pen, ink and wash on bainbridge board ; 22.2 x 34.5 cm., on sheet 25.5 x 38.1 cm. 
Series

Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Summary

At the National Reconciliation Convention, Prime Minister John Howard loses his cool when his failure to adequately acknowledge the dispossession of Aborigines of their land (he uses the expression 'historical blemish') causes a walkout by some Aborigines in the audience.--Information provided by Geoff Pryor.

Notes

Title devised by cataloguer from information provided on image.

Published in the Canberra Times on 29 May 1997.

Part of the Pryor collection of cartoons and drawings.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-157034073

Subjects Howard, John, 1939- -- Caricatures and cartoons  |  Reith, Peter, 1950- -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Liberal Party of Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- 1990-2001 -- Caricatures and cartoons
Occupation Federal politicians.
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