Hunter, Ashley John Barsby, 1854-1932:'Aut caesar aut nullus'. New Zealand Graphic, July 8, 1899. Vol XXIII - No II.

Hunter, Ashley John Barsby, 1854-1932:'Aut caesar aut nullus'. New Zealand Graphic, July 8, 1899. Vol XXIII - No II.
Date
1895
By
Hunter, Ashley John Barsby, 1854-1932; New Zealand Graphic and Ladies' Journal
Ref
J-040-007
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Exhibition and book caption reads - A draft [Australian] federal constitution drawn up in 1891 for the discussion and approval of colonial governments was not even tabled in the New Zealand Parliament and thre were no representatives at the final, bargaining conferences in the late 1890s. New Zealand Prime Minister Richard John Seddon, a popular figure on both sides of the Tasman, had little enthusiasm for weakening New Zealand's sovereignity, his political power, or his imperial ambitions for the South Pacific.

Exhibited in 'The Other Side of the Ditch' exhibition of cartoons on the New Zealand-Australian relationship curated by Ian F. Grant of the New Zealand Cartoon Archive and exhibited in the National Library Gallery from 28 November 2001 to 24 February 2002 to mark the centenary of Australian Federation. Also exhibited at X Space Gallery, Auckland University of Technology, Auckland in mid-March 2002 and at Old Parliament House, Canberra, Australia from 26 March 2003 to 29 June 2003.

Published in 'The Other Side of the Ditch' by Ian F. Grant, published by the New Zealand Cartoon Archive in association with Tandem Press, 2001.

Extended Title - Chorus of Federalists - 'Don't you want to come aboard our ship?' Hon R. S. - 'What! Give up y position as skipper of this 'ere little craft to be bo'sun's mate along of you? No, thanks!' (Proceeds to paddle his own little canoe.)

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