'For a nuclear - free Pacific' badge, Australia, c1970 to 1985

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Creator Campbell, Judith
Title 'For a nuclear - free Pacific' badge, Australia, c1970 to 1985
Open Access Status Other
Date 1970
Year available 2015
Series Political badges, F3338
Type image/tiff
Original Format 1 badge, plastic and metal; 4 cm in diameter.
Source Political badges, F3338, item 3a
Language eng
Rights For all enquiries about this work, please contact the Fryer Library, The University of Queensland Library
Abstract/Summary The Political badges, F3338 collection consist of 39 badges that relate to issues and groups such as the anti-Vietnam War movement, anti-uranium mining, disarmament and Women's International League for Peace and Freedom. The badges were collected by Judith Campbell.
Keyword Campbell, Judith
Antinuclear movement
Nuclear disarmament
Antinuclear protests
Protest movements
Patrick Bros.
Additional Notes Circular badge featuring the slogan 'For a Nuclear-free Pacific' printed in yellow. It has a pale blue background and a yellow palm tree and yellow sun against this background. There is a dark blue wave at the bottom of the badge.

'For A Nuclear Free Pacific' badge was made by Patrick Bros in the late 1970s - early 1980s. The slogan relates to French nuclear testing in the Pacific which was strongly protested by Australians in 1972-1973. Reference: Museum Victoria Collections http://collections.museumvictoria.com.au/items/268080

1 of 3 badges.

Document type: Manuscript
Collection: Fryer Library
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Created: Tue, 15 Dec 2015, 11:08:17 EST by Ms Dulcie Stewart on behalf of Fryer Library