Skinner, Thomas Edward (Sir), 1909-1991

Plumber, politician, trade unionist. Was Federation of Labour president for 16 years (1963-1979). See the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, Vol 5. 2000, S23, pages 477-479.

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Date: 1956 From: Bollinger, Conrad Vickers Irvine, 1929-1975 : Papers Ref: MS-Papers-2151-201 Description: Contains material re Trade union matters in Fiji and papers re the visit by T Skinner. Quantity: 1 folder(s). Finding Aids: Inventory available.
Date: 1964-1979 By: Skinner, Thomas Edward (Sir), 1909-1991; Minhinnick, Gordon Edward George (Sir), 1902-1992; Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Gibbard, Leslie, 1945-2010; Bromhead, Peter, 1933-; Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923-; Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 Ref: C-179-001/236 Description: Collection of original editorial cartoons by New Zealand cartoonists, depicting trade unionist and politician Sir Thomas Edward Skinner, and others, covering...
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-135-476 Description: This cartoon features Sir Tom Skinner holding the hand of a large boy labelled Inflation who is eating an ice cream. Tom Skinner is asking for more money to ...
Date: 1977 - 1981 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[27 boxes of cartoons drawn for the "Dominion", 1970-1980s?]. By: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923-; Dominion (Newspaper) Ref: C-132-288/301 Description: Includes cartoons about industrial negotiations, bus drivers on strike, NAC staff demanding more wages, allowance claims by Wairarapa meatworkers, ANZ bankwo...
Date: 1973 From: Various cartoonists :Cartoons from the New Zealand News, 1970s Ref: A-297-092 Description: Three men, American president Richard Nixon, president of the Federation of Labour Tom Skinner and an unidentified student ponder the question. Skinner is le...
Date: 1977 - 1978 By: Bromhead, Peter, 1933-; Auckland star (Newspaper) Ref: A-359-305/325 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand and international political and social issues. Quantity: 21 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Black ink on card, sizes var...
Date: 1974 - 1977 By: Bromhead, Peter, 1933-; Auckland star (Newspaper) Ref: A-361-203/238 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand and international political and social issues. Quantity: 36 original cartoon(s). Physical Description: Black ink on card, sizes var...
Thomas Skinner, Fintan Patrick Walsh, and another
Date: ca 2 May 1961 From: Dominion newspaper original photographic prints, from file print collection Ref: PAColl-7655-01 Description: From left to right: Thomas Skinner, Fintan Patrick Walsh and (Maclaren-Baxter?), circa 2 May 1961. Dominion newspaper photograph, probably taken in the Well...
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-134-550 Description: This cartoon features reaction to the pay increase for Anglican clergy. In the first factory workers are asking a clergyman how they can join the church uni...
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-133-539 Description: The Mayor of Wellington is reported as saying that he'd like to see a national dance created. This is interpreted in four vignettes as the tax department ca...
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-134-576 Description: This cartoon features Prime Minister Norman Kirk, with a bottle of stomach pills in his pocket, stamping his foot labelled Blacklist at a group labelled Unio...
Date: 1979 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-135-529 Description: The scene is on the stage at the F.O.L. (Federation of Labour) conference. Tom Skinner, the retiring president of the F.O.L. is shaking the hand of Jim Knox,...
Date: 1975 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-136-175 Description: Shows the offices of the Federation of Labour. A sign on the door says that Tom Skinner, President of the FoL, has gone to Geneva for the International Labou...
Date: 1967-1979 From: Kennedy, Ronald Edwin, 1925-2003 :[Original cartoons, albums of clippings and a metal printing plate, created by and belonging to Ronald Kennedy (Ronken), ca 1967-1983] Ref: A-456-180 Description: Cartoon by Ronald Edwin Kennedy depicting Tom Skinner of the FOL (Federation of Labour) sitting on a beach in the sun wearing swimming trunks, with a bottle ...
Date: [1973?] From: Kennedy, Ronald Edwin, 1925-2003 :[Original cartoons, albums of clippings and a metal printing plate, created by and belonging to Ronald Kennedy (Ronken), ca 1967-1983] Ref: A-456-182 Description: Cartoon by Ronald Edwin Kennedy depicting Tom Skinner of the FOL (Federation of Labour) smoking a "Real French brier" pipe. Standing next to him is man in na...
Date: 1977 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-135-215 Description: This cartoon features four scenes of workers discussing their horse racing bets and the fact that more meetings will mean more of an outlay on betting so the...
Date: 1976 From: Scales, Sid, 1916-2003 :[One folder of cartoons featuring Robert Muldoon and the Muldoon era. Published in the Otago Daily Times, 1976] Ref: A-319-037 Description: Shows Rob Muldoon and Tom Skinner staring at a golf ball in long grass labelled 'strike'. The accompanying news quote reads: 'Otago Charity Golf Classic comm...
From: Scales, Sid, 1916-2003 :[Political cartoons featuring Robert Muldoon and the Muldoon era. Published in the Otago Daily Times, 1977] Ref: A-319-053 Description: Comments on recent news items, including a meeting between the unions and employers while multiple faces of Robert Muldoon look on; also comments on the wet ...
From: Roth, Herbert Otto, 1917-1994: Collected papers, personal papers, photographs and ephemera Ref: PAColl-4920 Description: Quantity: 5 container(s) prints. Physical Description: Photographic prints Transfers: From Manuscripts & Archives - MS-Group-0314 : Roth, Herbert Otto, 191...
Date: 1975 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley 1923- :[27 boxes of cartoons drawn for the "Dominion", 1970-1980s?]. Ref: C-132-281 Description: Shows the Government Good Fairy speaking to a nervous Arthur Faulkner who is sitting in a pumpkin coach which is about to leave for the Kawerau mill on the ...