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Badge - 'Nobody wins Nuclear Wars', Badge-a-Minit, circa 1960s-1980s Reg. No: SH 870496
- 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.
- 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
|Dimensions:||5.90 cm (Length)|
|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|
|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