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Banner - Gay Solidarity Group : International Gay Solidarity, c.1978

From the Collection of Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives Level 5 / 615 St Kilda Rd Melbourne Victoria

Description
White text on green canvas backing, ends folded and stitched with red cotton, reinforced by black tape.
Size
100cm x 275cm
Object Registration
BAN019
Historical information
This banner was produced by the Gay Solidarity Group (GSG) for use in the first Mardi Gras, one of the events held as part of the Day of International Gay Solidarity, held on 24 June 1978. The banner was displayed on the side of the truck that was used in the Mardi Gras. It was subsequently used in numerous protests and demonstrations by GSG into the late 1980s.
When Made
1978
Last updated
12 Feb 2019 at 5:13PM