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May Day 1890-1990 (poster)

From the Collection of Unions Ballarat 24 Camp Street Ballarat Victoria

Description
Poster - mounted. Colour theme is red, blue and fawn.

Size
50x73cm
Object Registration
0711
Keywords
btlc, ballarat trades hall, ballarat trades and labour council, may day, mann, tom, goldstein, vida, seelaf, george, miller, monty, dockworkers, suffragism, eureka stockade, socialism, fascism, wells, di, redletter
Historical information
Text and artwork on poster as follows:

May Day 1890-1990 (header).
Rally with banners: Fascism Means War; REPEAL Anti Union Legislation.
100 Years of struggle for workers' rights and socialism (footer).
Names and pictures of four Victorian Union Legends: Tom Mann (London Dockworkers Strike and Victorian PLC Organiser); Vida Goldstein (Suffragist); George Seelaf (AMIEU); and Monty Miller (Eureka Stockade).

This poster was a commissioned by Vic Morphy at RedLetter from the artist, Di Wells.
When Made
1990
Made By
Wells, Di (Maker)
Significance
Significant to the centenary of May day, activism and workers' rights.
Last updated
3 May 2019 at 3:59PM