Badge - 'Stop Nuclear Weapons', circa 1960s-1980s Object Reg. No: SH 870574

Round badge with the slogan 'Stop Nuclear Weapons', 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.
Large white badge with a red stop sign on the middle. Above and below of the sign black text encircles the perimeter of the badge. On the back is a pin.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Nic Maclellan, 1987
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 4.40 cm (Height), 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
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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