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Badge - 'Health for the Babies', Lee Rule & Co, circa 1920s-1930s Object Reg. No: SH 950361

Summary:
Alternative Name(s): Button

Circular badge with the slogan 'Health for the Babies', made by Lee Rule & Co, Adelaide, circa 1920s-1930s.
Description:
Round metal badge in black with male and female children's heads above an open book with words on it. Three red crosses on cover of book. Name and city of maker on lower outer rim. Pin at back that fits into slot.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from Museum of Victoria Numismatics Collection, 1995
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 32 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: community organisations services, fundraising
Themes this item is part of: Domestic & Community Life Collection, Medical Ephemera Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Public Health
Tertiary Classification: health campaigns
Inscriptions: Text: HEALTH/FOR/THE/BABIES.
Manufacturer: Lee Rule & Co., Adelaide, South Australia, Australia, circa 1920s-1930s
Place Used: Australia, circa 1920s-1930s

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