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T-Shirt - 'Proud European Australian', Men's, White, circa 2009 Object Reg. No: HT 23119

Summary:
Size small white men's t shirt with the slogan "Proud European Australian" in black print on the front. Sold by the Politically Inc(correct) T-Shirts shop online. This shop is based in the United States of America and has a page exclusively dedicated to 'Australian merchandise' - all of which is related to Australian nationalism. This shop is referred to by the website Australian Nationalist Resource.
Description:
Size small white men's t shirt with the slogan "Proud European Australian" in black print on the front.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 705 mm (Height), 755 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: men s clothing, racial identity, t-shirts, xenophobia
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Cultural Diversity Collection, Migration Collection
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Racism
Tertiary Classification: promotional materials
Inscriptions: Printed: "Proud European Australian".
Distributor: Politically Inc(correct) T-Shirts, United States of America, circa 2009
Other Association (See Comments): Australia, circa 2009

Although sold by an American company these T-shirts are made for an Australian audience.
References: http://www.news.com.au/dailytelegraph/story/0,,24975818-5005941,00.html
http://www.news.com.au/story/0,27574,24966106-421,00.html
http://www.fightdemback.org/2006/03/04/australia-first-beneath-the-surface/
David Walker, Anxious Nation: Australia and the Rise of Asia 1850-1939 (University of Queensland Press, St Lucia: 1999)

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