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Badge - 'Nuclear Free World', circa 1980 Object Reg. No: SH 872282

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Circular white badge with the slogan 'Nuclear Free World', made circa 1980. This is one of a series of badges and peace movement posters acquired by the museum following the exhibition 'Peace: an Exhibition' which explored the Peace movement and was part of the Victorian Government contribution to International Year of Peace in 1986. The badges explore the peace movement, nuclear disarmament and Hiroshima.
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Round metal badge with metallic silver back and lockable pin and plastic face. Face contains white background with black text and image of the earth.
Discipline: History

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Tagged with: exhibitions, protest movements, peace issues, political protests
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST
Secondary Classification: Anti Nuclear
Tertiary Classification: badges
Inscriptions: Printed: 'NUCLEAR FREE WORLD'
Place & Date Used: Australia, circa 1980
Place & Date of Event: Museum of Victoria McCoy Hall, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Aug 1986 - Sep 1986

Badge displayed in Peace: an Exhibition

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