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Badge - We're Not All Straight in the Garden State, Australia,1970s-1980s Object Reg. No: HT 788

Summary:
'We're not all straight in the garden state' badge, alternatively known as a button, part of a collection documenting the material culture of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer communities in Victoria. In 2005 the Museum joined with the Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives and the State Library of Victoria to conducted a survey of GLBT material culture in public and private collections in Victoria.
Description:
Round plastic-coated badge with metal backing with pin attached. It has green text and edging on an off-white background.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Department of Education Education History Unit, 2002
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 44 mm (Diameter)
Dimension Comment: Re-measured 2.10.08

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Tagged with: protest movements, lesbian gay, activism, gay liberation
Themes this item is part of: Gay Liberation Movement, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Project, Museum Victoria, 2005-2006, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Sexual Politics
Tertiary Classification: badges
Inscriptions: Printed obverse: We're/ Not All/ Straight/ in the/ Garden/ State.
Place & Date Made: Victoria, Australia, 1970-1989

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