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Postcard - Refuge Deny Access Deter by Force, Avant Card, 20 Jun 2002 Image Reg. No: HT 908

Summary:
Postcard with the slogan 'Refuge Deny Access Deter by Force Detain without Trial'. It was issued in 2002 by Avant Card (# 6736) and the image was drawn by Deborah Kelly. The postcard was issued to mark World Refugee Day on 20 June 2002, and was sponsored by Avant Card and the Brotherhood of St Lawrence.
Description:
Postcard with a bright blue back ground, white text and a graphic of Jesus and a stylised image of a sacred heart (flaming heart shining with divine light and surrounded by a crown of thorns).
Acquisition Information:
Collected from Dr Moya McFadzean - Museum Victoria Collections, Research & Exhibitions, 2002
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: postcards, refugees, artists, political protests, graphic design, asylum seekers, detention centres
Themes this item is part of: Migration Collection
Primary Classification: MIGRATION
Secondary Classification: Community Activity
Tertiary Classification: protest materials
Inscriptions: On front: REFUGEE / Deny access / Deter by force / detain without trial
On back: 20 JUNE IS WORLD REFUGEE DAY / 'There is a better way'
Format: Postcard: Colour
Issued By: Avant Card, Australia, 2002
Organisation Named: Brotherhood of St Laurence, Australia, 2002
Date of Event: 20 Jun 2002

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