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Poster - Support the Boycott, Seamen's Union of Australia, circa 1960s-1970s Document Reg. No: HT 12125

Summary:
Poster with Arabic 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.
Description:
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. Bold red Arabic script is printed over the image. Further Arabic script printed below in black, with the names of five seamen's unions printed underneath, in English.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer (Possible) from Unknown
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 61.7 cm (Width), 97.5 cm (Length)

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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
Tertiary Classification: posters
Inscriptions: Arabic text.
English text.
Issued By: Seamen's Union of Australia, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, circa 1960s-1970s

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