Badge - 'Hiroshima Never Again', circa 1960s-1980s Object Reg. No: SH 870552

Summary:
Round badge with the slogan 'Hiroshima Never Again', 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.
Description:
Medium size badge with white background. Green circle in centre, covered by a white dove carrying a twig. Green printed text encircling the perimeter of the badge. Pin in the back.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Nic Maclellan, 1987
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 35 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: protest movements, peace issues, political protests, economic geology, anti-nuclear protests, nuclear disarmament, uranium mining, hiroshima atomic blast 6 august 1945
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Peace
Tertiary Classification: badges
Inscriptions: Printed text; Hiroshima/ Never Again.
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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