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Poster - 'May Day 1890-1990, 100 Years of Struggle Against Exploitation', 6 May 1990 Document Reg. No: HT 12023

Summary:
Poster advertising the 100 years May Day protest gathering at Trades Hall, Melbourne, 2pm Sunday, 6 May 1990. Artwork on poster by Linda Buller. May Day is a celebration of International Workers Solidarity, seen as a time to come together and celebrate worker's unity it is often celebrated with marches and demonstrations.
Description:
Poster printed in red and black ink on white paper. Features an image of white and black hands shaking in the centre with hand-printed text about the rally surrounding. An image of a clenched fist is situated in the lower left corner.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer (Possible) from Unknown
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 42.5 cm (Width), 63.5 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: trade unions, political protests, may day, rallies
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: International
Tertiary Classification: posters
Inscriptions: "MAY DAY 1890-1990 / 100 YEARS OF STRUGGLE / AGAINST EXPLOITATION / FIGHT FOR SOCIALISM / SUNDAY MAY 6TH / ASSEMBLE / TRADES / HALL 2PM / LINDA BULLER"
Place & Date of Event: Trades Hall, Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, 6 May 1990

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