Federation of Labour president Jim Knox, speaking to women at Rixen Manufacturing Company, Levin, during their protest regarding redundancy pay

Federation of Labour president Jim Knox, speaking to women at Rixen Manufacturing Company, Levin, during their protest regarding redundancy pay
Date
16 Sep 1991
Ref
EP/1981/3131/24-F
Description

Federation of Labour president Jim Knox speaking to women clothing workers at Rixen Manufacturing Company, Levin, during their sit-in protest regarding redundancy pay. Federation of Labour secretary Ken Douglas, and Clothing Workers' Union secretary Frank Thorn are alongside. Photograph taken 16 September 1981 by an unidentified Evening Post staff photographer.

Publication note - Published in the Evening Post 16 Sepember 1981.

Source of descriptive information - Notes and Evening Post caption from 16 September attached to back of file print. Also the description of EP/1981/2965.

Workers occupied Rixen Manufacturing after they were given one weeks notice of closure with no redundancy payment.

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

Physical Description: Cellulose triacetate negative, 35mm

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Dominion post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers / Rixen Manufacturing Company, Levin, during a staff protest regarding redundancy pay
Format
1 b&w original negative(s) (Individual image on negative strip), Negatives, Cellulose triacetate negative, 35mm, Orientation: Horizontal image
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Federation of Labour president Jim Knox, speaking to women at Rixen Manufacturing Company, Levin, during their protest regarding redundancy pay. Dominion post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers. Ref: EP/1981/3131/24-F. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/23053380

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