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Badge - 'You Can't Hide from a Neutron Bomb', circa 1960s-1980s Reg. No: SH 870485
- Small round badge with the slogan 'You Can't Hide from a Neutron Bomb', 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 turquoise background; yellow, red, black and white picture of a person in a suit holding a house in front of his/her face; white inscription going around the upper two thirds of the badge and a black inscription at the bottom. Silver coloured metal back with wire pin and loop.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Nic Maclellan, 1987
|Dimensions:||3.20 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||protest movements, nuclear technology, badges, peace issues, protests, anti-nuclear protests|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST|
|Secondary Classification:||Anti Nuclear|
|Inscriptions:||Printed text: YOU CAN'T HIDE FROM/A NEUTRON.BOMB.|
|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