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Object of the Fortnight-09/10/2014- GREENHAM COMMON WOMEN’S PEACE CAMP COLLAGES

Object of the Fortnight-09/10/2014- Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp Collages     This week blog looks at the Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp. There are many items in the museum’s collection which cover this event.  However, today’s blog will discuss the beautiful collection of collages depicting the Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp.  History of the […]

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OBJECT OF THE FORTNIGHT- 10/09/2014-‘PEACE ONE DAY’

OBJECT OF THE FORTNIGHT- 10/09/2014-‘PEACE ONE DAY’   This week’s blog looks at the organisation called Peace One Day and their goal to make the 21st of September an international peace day. In our collection we have items that come from many different Peace days but this blog will focus on Peace One Day. Who […]

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‘Disobedient Objects’ at The V&A (26 July 2014 – 1 February 2015)

The Peace Museum is very proud to have loaned The V&A  one of its fantastic banners for its exhibition ‘Disobedient Objects’. The exhibition, which was launched on 26th of July, runs until the 1st of February 2015. “From a Suffragette tea service to protest robots, this exhibition will be the first to examine the powerful role of […]

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Object of the Fortnight 16/7/2014 – Women’s International League for Peace and Freedom print block

WOMEN’S INTERNATIONAL LEAGUE FOR PEACE AND FREEDOM PRINT BLOCK AND IMAGE The women in the picture above are: Antia Augspurg, Charlotte Despard, Rosa Genoni, Alice Hamilton, Lida Gustava Haymann and Leapolding Kulka. The object of the fortnight is an image taken from a print block of some of the delegates from the Women’s International League for Peace […]

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WWI Bradford Pals Badge – Object of the Fortnight 27/06/2014

HARRY ROBERTS’ BADGE Saturday 28 June is Armed Forces Day. The Peace Museum will be open for visitors and has a stall at City park as part of Bradford Council’s commemorative event. Find our stall to find out about the three types of poppies, Bradford COs and soldiers in WWI. Visit the Museum to explore our new WWI […]

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