Alternative Name(s): Button

This badge was made by A.W. Patrick, circa 1957 and used around the same time in Melbourne. They are a business with a tradition of creating badges, having made them for World War I as well as continuing to do so into the 21st century. The badge was acquired under Taxation Incentives for the Arts Scheme. Andrew collected these badges over a fifteen year period during which he undertook much research in the field of Trade Union material culture, and had extensive contact with the Trade Union movement Australia wide.

Physical Description

Circular white button with black writing curving around the to p and bottom edges. At the centre there is a red flag with black writing on it.

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