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Badge - Solar Power Now, 1980s Object Reg. No: SH 870600

Summary:
Badge, also known as a button, encouraging the use of solar power as opposed to some of the more resource dependent forms of energy. With the climate change debate generating great interest, solar power is regularly touted as an alternative energy source.
Description:
This is a large badge with blue and white lines, formed like sunbeams, on a yellow background. The beams start from a yellow circle in upper half of the badge. A pin is on the back.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Nic Maclellan, 1987
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 44 mm (Diameter)
Dimension Comment: Measured 2.10.08

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Tagged with: environmental issues, peace issues, political protests, protest movements
Themes this item is part of: Nuclear Power & Nuclear Weapons, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Environmental Protection
Tertiary Classification: badges
Inscriptions: Printed obverse: SOLAR/ POWER/ NOW
Date Made: Australia, 1980s

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