New Zealand Federation of Labour (1937-1988)

FOL (N.Z.), Federation of Labour (N.Z.)

The NZFOL was formed in 1937 out of the New Zealand Alliance of Labour and the Trades and Labour Councils Federation of New Zealand. (Encyclopaedia of NZ Vol 1, p 635-636). In 1988 it was wound up, its functions being taken over by the New Zealand Council of Trade Unions.

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Date: 1974 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.); Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 Ref: B-134-557 Description: This cartoon relates to nuclear weapons testing by India, China and France and the possibility of the British testing in the USA. FOL head Tom Skinner bans s...
Date: 1973 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Sports post (Newspaper) Ref: B-134-496 Description: This cartoon relates to housewives demanding wages for housework and features six scenes of the negotiation process and how the FOL could try similar tactics...
Date: 18 May 1979 From: Dominion post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP/1979/1748-F Description: A crowd of protesters listen to Federation of Labour leader Jim Knox in the grounds of Parliament, Wellington. Photographed 18 May 1979 by an Evening Post st...
Date: [1981-1982] Ref: MS-Papers-7817-5 Description: Newsletters, clippings, flyers etc relating to the 1981 Springbok tour; organisations and individuals (apart from COST) entered in the Name field Quantity: ...
Date: 1979 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-135-474 Description: This cartoon features a grim faced Jim Knox of the FOL preparing to whip a distressed man labelled NZ economy who is tied to a whipping post. The whip is lab...
Date: 1984 By: Bromhead, Peter, 1933-; Auckland star (Newspaper) Ref: A-336-122 Description: Shows an angry figure labelled 'FOL' demanding a sledge hammer to crack a nut labelled '$15'. Relates to negotiations between the Federation of Labour and th...
Trade unionists Jim Knox, Leonard Hadley, and Frank Thorn, marching, during a demonstration in Wellington
Date: 1974 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 1/4-021596-F Description: Trade unionists Jim Knox (left) secretary of the Federation of Labour, Leonard Hadley (centre), and Frank Thorn (right) executive member of the Federation o...
Date: 1971-1973 From: Haas, Anthony Roger David, 1944- : Papers Ref: 79-248-036 Description: Includes: South East Asia papers; FOL; Singapore press 1971; personnal correspondence, 1973; papers relating to Haas' role as ministerial advisor; Japan in t...
Ref: Series-0115 Description: Records of umbrella groupings and federations of trade unions, such as the Federation of Labour, the Alliance of Labour, and antecedent bodies. Includes earl...
Date: 1981 By: Bromhead, Peter, 1933-; Auckland star (Newspaper) Ref: A-360-252/284 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand and international political and social issues. Quantity: 32 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Black ink on card, sizes var...