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Poster - Somand, Seamen's Union of Australia, circa 1960s-1970s Reg. No: HT 12129
- Poster with Danish text issued by various Seamen's Unions from around the world, circa 1960s-1970s. The poster urges all seamen to support the United Nation's resolution boycotting the sale of petroleum products to South Africa.
- Poster printed on glossy paper. Features a large, black and white photograph of a ship's control, with the lever positioned at "STOP" in the centre, against a yellow background. Danish text is printed in red over the image. Further Danish text printed below in black, with the names of five seamen's unions printed underneath, in English.
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- Transfer (Possible) from Unknown
|Dimensions:||61.7 cm (Width), 97.5 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||trade unions, racism, political protests, protests, apartheid, seamanship|
|Themes this item is part of:||Public Life & Institutions Collection, Transport Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection|
|Primary Classification:||TRADE UNIONS|
|Secondary Classification:||Transport - Water|
|Issued By:||Seamen's Union of Australia, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, circa 1960s-1970s|