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Badge - 'Nobody wins Nuclear Wars', Badge-a-Minit, circa 1960s-1980s Object Reg. No: SH 870496

Summary:
Round badge with the slogan 'Nobody wins Nuclear Wars' made by Badge-a-Minit, 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:
Circular badge. Laminated front with blue background; black inscription covers most of front. Silver coloured metal back with wire pin and loop.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Nic Maclellan, 1987
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 5.90 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: peace issues, anti-nuclear protests, nuclear disarmament, nuclear energy
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Anti Nuclear
Tertiary Classification: badges
Inscriptions: Printed front, black ink: nobody/wins/nuclear/war. Engraved back: BADGE/-A-/MINIT. [italics; enclosed in a rhombus]; LASALLE/ILL.61301.
Manufacturer: Badge-A-Minit (BAM), Illinois, 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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