Tags

Add your own tags:
Separate multiple tags using a comma

Badge - 'No More Hiroshima's', circa 1980 Object Reg. No: SH 920252

Summary:
Alternative Name(s): Button
Round badge with the slogan 'No More Hiroshima's'. It is one of a series of badges collected by Andrew Reeves over a fifteen year period during which he undertook much research in the field of Trade Union material culture, and had extensive contact with the Trade Union movement Australia wide.
Description:
Circular green button with white border, white writing around edge of bottom half, centre 'mushroom cloud' in white, highlights in red.
Acquisition Information:
Cultural Gifts Donation from Mr Andrew Reeves, 1991
Acknowledgement:
Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 2.50 cm (Height), 0.40 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: wars conflicts, world war ii 1939-1945, trade unions, societies, hiroshima atomic blast 6 august 1945
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Anti Nuclear
Tertiary Classification: badges
Inscriptions: Front: [mushroom cloud]/NO MORE HIROSHIMA'S.
Other Association (See Comments): Mr Andrew Reeves, Camberwell, Victoria, Australia

One of a series of badges collected by Mr Reeves as part of his research into Trade Union material culture.

Add your comment

  • Museum Victoria does not provide valuations, for more information please visit the valuation infosheet
  • Please note that Museum Victoria staff will not normally respond to comments posted on our website.

Themes

This item is part of the following themes:

Similar items

Yes No