Kirk, Norman Eric (Rt Hon), 1923-1974

Stationary-engine driver, politician, prime minister. Labour Member of Parliament for Lyttelton and Sydenham 1957-1974; Prime Minister 1972-1974. Personal papers held at Archives New Zealand, Wellington. Married Ruth (née Miller; 1922-2000). See DNZB (Vol 5, pp271-274)

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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: 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-134-584 Description: This cartoon features Prime Minister Kirk hurrying to pass legislation and orders in council and in particular setting up a Noise Advisory Committee because ...
Date: 1970 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-137-075 Description: Shows a scene in the office of leader of the Opposition, Norman Kirk. Hugh Watt is apologising to Kirk for a misleading report. Other Titles - Angry farmers...
Date: 1973 From: Various artists :Collection of newspaper clippings, photocopies and bromides of cartoons by Minhinnick (A-311-1), Mack (A-311-2) and Bird (A-311-3). By: Minhinnick, Gordon Edward George (Sir), 1902-1992; New Zealand herald (Newspaper) Ref: A-311-1-043 Description: New Zealand prime minister Norman Kirk creeps along apologetically, holding a small, shakily written 'No Tour' placard, behind a group of determined and ang...
Date: 1966 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 Ref: B-133-497 Description: The single scene illustrates one of the ways in which coverage of the election could be presented. The chairman of the New Zealand Broadcasting Corporation h...
Date: 1966 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 Ref: B-133-498 Description: The news item is that the superintendent of the government seismology department has said that no area in New Zealand is earthquake risk free. Pictured are t...
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; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-134-495 Description: This cartoon features PM Kirk on a sun-lounger beside a swimming pool. A man sitting next to him asks why he has stayed on at this Canadian resort when Briti...
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; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-134-503 Description: This cartoon features a family having dinner - parents and a boy and a girl in a domestic dining annex of a sitting room. They are looking miserably at thei...
Prime Minister Norman Kirk during a press conference
Date: 1974 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 1/4-021519-F Description: Prime Minister Norman Kirk during a press conference in 1974, after his return from an Asian tour. Shows Kirk seated at a desk in an office, surrounded by jo...
Portrait of Norman Kirk
Date: 1978 From: K E Niven and Co :Commercial negatives Ref: 1/2-230155-F Description: Copy - Portrait of Kirk, Norman Eric (Rt Hon), taken for Wood & Mitchell Advertising Ltd in 1978 by K E Niven and Co, commercial photographers of Wellington....