Badge - 'Nuclear War Can Spoil Your Whole Day', Northern Sun Merchandising, circa 1960s-1980s Object Reg. No: SH 870480

Large badge with the slogan 'Nuclear War Can Spoil Your Whole Day', made by Northern Sun Merchandising circa 1960s-1980s. This is one of a series of badges and peace movement posters acquired by the museum following the exhibition 'Peace: an Exhibition' which explored the Peace movement and was part of the Victorian Government contribution to International Year of Peace in 1986. The badges explore the peace movement, nuclear disarmament and Hiroshima.
Circular badge. Laminated front with red background; black inscription. Silver coloured metal back with wire pin and loop.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Nic Maclellan, 1987
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 4.40 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: protest movements, peace issues, political protests, anti-nuclear protests, nuclear disarmament
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Anti Nuclear
Tertiary Classification: badges
Inscriptions: Printed text: NUCLEAR/WAR/can spoil/your whole/day.
Manufacturer: Northern Sun Merchandising, United States of America, circa 1960s-1980s
Place & Date Used: Australia, circa 1960s-1980s
Place & Date of Event: Museum of Victoria McCoy Hall, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Aug 1986 - Sep 1986

Badge displayed in Peace: an Exhibition

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