Search the collections
Badge - 'Radioactivity Fades Your Genes', circa 1960s-1980s Reg. No: SH 870537 1
- Round badge with the slogan 'Radioactivity Fades Your Genes', circa 1960s-1980s. 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.
- Medium size badge with pink background and printed blue text. Pin on the back.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Nic Maclellan, 1987
|Tagged with:||protest movements, peace issues, political protests, economic geology, uranium mining|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||POLITICS & PUBLIC PROTEST|
|Secondary Classification:||Anti Nuclear|
|Inscriptions:||Printed Text; Radioactivity/ fades your/ genes/ Movement Against Uranium Mining (NSW).|
|Place & Date Used:||New South Wales, Australia, circa 1960s-1980s|
|Place & Date of Event:||Museum of Victoria McCoy Hall, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Aug 1986 - Sep 1986
Badge displayed in Peace: an Exhibition