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: [ca. 29 Oct 1966-28 Nov 1968] From: Collett, Bebe Fran, 1936-1972 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-8314-27 Description: Includes an election itinerary, a list of engagements and a statement made by Collett relating to Shand and Kirk Quantity: 1 folder(s).
Date: 1969 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-134-175 Description: Shows Holyoake as the captain of a space rocket (Apollo 69) and Marshall is his co-pilot. On another rocket (Enterprise 69-12) Kirk is the captain with Watt ...
Date: 1972 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-134-341 Description: This cartoon features Opposition leader Kirk at a lookout platform proclaiming how Labour will boost the economy. On a mountain of money bags labelled Overs...
Date: 1965 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-137-005 Description: Shows Lodge standing in front of a caricature which has "Mr Nordmeyer" written at the bottom. In the next scene, he is rubbing out Nordmeyer's eyes, nose and...
Date: 1972 From: Various cartoonists :Cartoons from the New Zealand News, 1970s Ref: A-297-083 Description: Norman Kirk is calling out, 'Resign' at the front of a bandwagon containing many people saying, 'N.Z.B.C., political pressure, editorials', and pulled by sen...
Date: 1960s From: New Zealand Labour Party :Photographic material relating to the New Zealand Labour Party and its members Ref: PAColl-D-0901 Description: Quantity: 1 b&w original photographic print(s).
Date: ca 20 Nov 1972 From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: EP/1972/5569-F Description: The Prime Minister Norman Kirk addressing a crowd at lunchtime in the Civc Square, Wellington, circa 22 November 1972. Taken from alongside where Kirk stands...
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-134-364 Description: This cartoon features the control room of a ship. Prime Minister Norman Kirk and Defence Minister Arthur Faulkner are moving models of ships around a table ...
Date: 1969 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-134-039 Description: Talk about being on the electoral roll has caused Lodge to suspect that there may be a snap election, and to muse whether Mr. Holyoake will find himself in ...
Date: [1970s] From: Amalgamated Workers' Union of New Zealand :Photographs By: New Zealand. Ministry of Works Ref: PAColl-D-0491 Description: Photograph of Rt Hon Norman Kirk wearing a hard hat taken during an official visit to the Tongariro Power Project, ca 1970s Source of title - Title supplied...
Date: 1973 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-134-404 Description: This cartoon is set in a domestic living room. There are photographs of several All Black teams on the wall. In the middle of these one photograph has been 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; Sports post (Newspaper) Ref: B-134-420 Description: This cartoon features a boxing ring in the 'New Zealand Industrial Boxing Championships' and a contestant labelled 'Employer' waiting in the ring. A group of...
Date: 1983 - 1989 From: Laking, George Robert (Sir), 1912-2008 : Papers Ref: 2000-217/3C Description: Papers re New Zealand's foreign policy. Includes speeches delivered by G R Laking re NZ foreign policy since World War II (1983), his religious beliefs in hi...
Date: 18-21 December 1973 By: Weir, James Harrison, 1922-2012 Ref: PA1-q-528 Description: Photograph album of Norman Kirk's visit to Malaysia in 1973 Source of title - Title supplied by Library Quantity: 1 album(s). Physical Description: Photog...
Date: 1973 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-137-367 Description: Cartoon shows three vignettes: at the top Prime Minister Norman Kirk and Joe Walding the Minister of Recreation and Sport plead with the Rugby Football Union...
Date: 1950-2000 From: Dominion Post (Newspaper): Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers Ref: PAColl-7327-1-166 Description: Photographs relating to the lives of prominent New Zealanders, arranged alphabetically from IS to LA, taken and collected by the Evening Post. Images taken i...
Date: 1972 By: New Zealand Labour Party Ref: Eph-C-NZ-LABOUR-1972-01 Description: Shows text arranged around a small head and shoulders portrait of Norman Kirk, the leader of the New Zealand Labour Party. Includes a message to electors app...
Date: 1972 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-134-225 Description: The scene shows a husband and wife in a busy street scene out Christmas shopping. The man, who is already holding several parcels, is crossly objecting to hi...
Date: 1972 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-134-270 Description: Shows five-part sequence with Norman Kirk wondering why Robert Muldoon has become more effective. His advisor says it is because Muldoon holds the purse-stri...
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-134-388 Description: This cartoon features five scenes of Prime Minister Kirk and Minister of Energy Resources Freer discussing options for alternative fuel sources. Each has its...