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Badge - Vietnam Moratorium, Draft Beer Not Boys, 1970-1971 Object Reg. No: SH 910688

Summary:
This badge was worn by the donor at anti-Vietnam War and anti-conscription rallies in the early 1970s. The slogan printed on the badge, 'Draft Beer NOT BOYS', was a common anti-Vietnam War slogan in Australia, and it was also used in the United States of America.
Description:
This is a white clear covered badge with blue text, and a secure pin on the back.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Senator Olive Zakharov, 1991
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 0.40 cm (Width), 4.50 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: alcohol, 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, Alice Olive Zakharov, Parliamentarian & Teacher (1929-1995)
On Display at: Melbourne Museum
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Vietnam War
Tertiary Classification: badges
Inscriptions: Printed on front in blue ink: Draft Beer/ NOT BOYS.
Manufacturer: Unknown, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970-1971
User: Senator Olive Zakharov, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1970-1971

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