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Badge - Vietnam Moratorium, No More Vietnams, 1970 Object Reg. No: SH 911551

Summary:
This badge was issued by Moratorium Campaign Organising Committee for first moratorium on 8th May 1970. It was worn by donor during anti-Vietnam war and anti-conscription rallies. He was a student at Monash University between 1968 and 1973, and was involved in student politics, including membership of the militant group `Students for a Democratic Society'.
Description:
White badge with orange moratorium symbol in centre surrounded by black circle and white border with black text.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Ken Norling, 1991
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 0.40 cm (Height), 3.40 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: anti-conscription campaigns, conscription, vietnam moratorium, vietnam war 1959-1975, wars conflicts
Themes this item is part of: Clothing & Textiles Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Vietnam War
Tertiary Classification: badges
Inscriptions: Printed around edge in black ink: * no more vietnams * stop conscription now
Issued By: Vietnam Moratorium Campaign, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970-1971
User: Mr Ken Norling, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970-1971

Comments

hannah lucas Posted on 24 Feb 2010 4:14 PM
umm what s the main info on the 1970 vietnam moratorium?
Discovery Centre Posted on 25 Feb 2010 12:41 PM
Museum Victoria Comment
Hi there, Hannah. There is information about the moratorium in various books and at numerous websites. You might start with the useful overview available at the following website: http://bit.ly/dzLVaR

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