Onlookers watching hectic trading at the Wellington Stock Exchange during the 1987 stock market crash - Photograph taken by William West

Onlookers watching hectic trading at the Wellington Stock Exchange during the 1987 stock market crash - Photograph taken by William West
Date
20 Oct 1987
Ref
EP/1987/5914/9a-F
Description

Onlookers watching hectic trading at the Wellington Stock Exchange during the 1987 stock market crash. Photograph taken on the 20th of October 1987 by Evening Post staff photographer William West.

Other - Photograph published in the Evening Post, 21 October 1987

Caption - Evening Post caption reads: "Nervous peek - A nervous crowd on onlookers snatch a glance at the hectic trading at the Wellington Stock Exchange yesterday. This group watched through an open fire exit as a broker, blurred in the foreground, screams into the telephone."

Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s) (Individual image on negative strip).

Physical Description: Cellulose triacetate negative, 35mm

Finding Aids: Print in Turnbull Library Pictures Evening Post illustrations file at cabinet 6, drawer 2 at Banking and finance-Stock exchange.

Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Part of
Dominion post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers / Onlookers watching hectic trading at the Wellington Stock Exchange during the 1987 stock market crash - Photographs taken by William West
Format
1 b&w original negative(s) (Individual image on negative strip), Negatives, Cellulose triacetate negative, 35mm, Orientation: Horizontal image
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Onlookers watching hectic trading at the Wellington Stock Exchange during the 1987 stock market crash - Photograph taken by William West. Dominion post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers. Ref: EP/1987/5914/9a-F. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/22798913

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