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On this site, September 1997 [picture] / O'Neill
Bib ID 5054198
Format PicturePicture
Author
O'Neill, Ward, 1951-
 
Description 1997 
1 drawing : ink and pencil, b&w ; image 25.1 x 28.3 cm., on sheet 32.4 x 34.7 cm. 
Series

Ward O'Neill collection.

Summary

John Sharp unveiling a sign for the proposed second airport for Sydney at Badgerys Creek while Bob Collins walking away with a shovel on his soulder in the background.

Notes

Title from acquisitions documentation, see file NLA03/1461.

Part of: Ward O'Neill collection.

Inscriptions: "John Sharp, Bob Collins, SMH - op-ed, SMH 5-9-97, for Sat 6-9-97"--In pencil below image; Signed lower left.

Condition: Soiled.

Published in the Sydney Morning Herald on 6 September 1997, p. 41 in Alan Ramsey's column titled "The airport joke that's on us".

Subjects Collins, Bob, 1946- -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Sharp, John, 1954- -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Aeronautics -- History -- 20th century -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Airports -- Planning -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Politicians -- Australia -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Australia -- Politics and government -- 1990-2001 -- Caricatures and cartoons.  |  Badgerys Creek (N.S.W.) -- Caricatures and cartoons.
Occupation Federal politicians.
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