Labour

Labor, Labor and laboring classes, Labour and labouring classes
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Date: 1936 - 1940 From: Various artists :[Original and printed political cartoons by A S Paterson, John H Gilmour ("Pax"), N H McIntyre ("M"), Loney, Charles Haines, Morrison, Jayem, Barns Graham, and others. 1935-1940s]. By: Paterson, Alan Stuart, 1902-1968 Ref: A-129-031 Description: Cartoon shows the former owner of a transport service applying for work at a placement office. The smiling adviser indicates that the pick and shovel propped...
Date: 1900 - 1920 By: Crane, Walter, 1845-1915 Ref: E-278-q-002 Description: Three standing figures and a seated child, with banners above their heads Inscriptions: Recto - beneath image - The choice of Hercules (up to date) - Dedica...
Date: 1955 From: Lonsdale, Neil, 1907-1989 :200 original cartoons by Neil Lonsdale from 1955 to 1962. Ref: A-309-020 Description: Shows Holland lost in fog. Refers to power shortages, local body loans, and labour shortages and questions what the Government is doing about them. Quantit...
Date: 1919 From: Various artists :Quoin Club portfolio. April No 1, 1919. By: Watts, Robin, active 1990s; Stover, Sue, active 1990s; Watts, William Reuben, 1869-1940; Quoin Club; Warner, E, active 1906-1919 Ref: E-417-f-009 Description: Shows interior of the Kauri Timber Company, Fanshawe St, Auckland, with a man using a circular saw to cut wood. Title from label pasted inside portfolio cov...
Date: 1875 - 1885 By: Bresnehan, Leo John, active 1993; St. George Company Ref: PAColl-3280 Description: Photographs show staff working in factory and posing in the factory yard. All photographs taken by the St George studio. Quantity: 4 b&w original photograph...
Waterside workers entering the Trades Hall in Vivian Street, Wellington
Date: 12 May 1932 From: Original photographic prints and postcards from file print collection, Box 12 Ref: PAColl-6348-37 Description: This photo (cropped from the original at 1/2-084855) was published in the Evening Post, 12 May, 1932, with the caption: "This morning in Vivian Street - wate...
Date: [ca 1932 - 1933] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 1/2-084839-G Description: Workers protesting on the steps of Parliament, Wellington, during the Great Depression. They surround three unidentified men [including George William Forbes...
Elderly man scraping a chunk of gum
Date: ca 1910 From: Northwood brothers :Photographs of Northland Ref: 1/1-011204-G Description: A seated elderly man, scraping a chunk of gum. Next to him are two full buckets of gum. Taken by the Northwood Brothers circa 1910. Quantity: 1 b&w origina...
Date: 1932 - 1935 From: [Ephemera of octavo size concerning employment, career choices and vocational guidance] By: Crawford, W J, active 1933 Ref: Eph-A-EMPLOYMENT-1933-01 Description: Booklet outlining the principles of the No. 10 Government Building Subsidy scheme whereby homeowners and business owners could renovate their properties savi...
Date: 30 Jan 1932 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 1/2-084808-G Description: View from steps at Parliament showing a crowd gathered in grounds. A banner held aloft in crowd says "No. 5 Scheme? Starvation!!" They have marched from the ...
Date: 1957 - 1965 From: Wellington Regional Council : Marie Sang map collection Ref: MapColl-WRC-R1/19U-Acc. Description: Graph showing estimated civilian labour force in the Manufacturing Industry, Wellington and Hutt Valley employment district See folder R1/16a-c-R7/26 for tr...
Date: 1964 From: Wellington Regional Council : Marie Sang map collection Ref: MapColl-WRC-R1/19T-Acc. Description: Shows estimated of civilian labour force as at April 1964 See folder R1/16a-c-R7/26 for tracing of same map Quantity: 1 map(s) [with annotations]. Physica...
Date: 1911 By: Brown, S J, active 1911 Ref: MS-Papers-2548 Description: Copy of a letter dated 12 October 1911, commenting on a recent article about William Golder, 1810?-1876. Gives information on a night school run by Golder, a...
By: Crane, Walter, 1845-1915 Ref: E-278-q-001 Description: Cartoon showing the advantages socialism offers the worker as opposed to the evils of capitalism. Depicts an angel heralding Socialism and a devil symbolisin...
Date: [ca 1932 - 1933] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 1/2-084834-G Description: Workers marching down Willis Street, Wellington, to protest wage reductions during the Gret Depression. A banner held by men at the front of the crowd says "...
Date: [ca 1932 - 1933] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 1/2-084824-G Description: Men marching during an unemployed workers' demonstration in [Cuba Street?] Wellington, circa 1932 or 1933. The men hold placards, including one which says "H...
Date: [ca 1973-1975] From: Wickham, David, fl 1968-1995 : Papers Ref: fMS-Papers-5356 Description: 1975 CAFCINZ Resistance Ride newsletter with covering letter, newsheet on migrant labour (CARE) and `China pictorial' supplement, 1973 Language - Part of Ea...
Date: 4 Jul 1992 - 04 Jul 1992 From: Women in World War II Part II By: Bell, Ellen Edith, 1918-2007 Ref: OHInt-0064/02 Description: Nelly Bell was born in Auckland on 14 Nov 1918. Gives details of her family background including the difficulties faced by her Church of England mother marry...
Date: 1910-1915 By: Christie, John Hellard, 1897-1985 Ref: PAColl-0370 Description: Set of photographs of drainage operations on the Hauraki Plains. Spoil from the canal and ditch construction was used as foundation for roads so road constr...
By: Trade Union History Project (N.Z.) Ref: PAColl-3240 Description: Arrangement: Housed at PA1-q-371 to PA1-q-374 Quantity: 4 album(s). Provenance: Photocopies made from images held by libraries, museums, trade unions and b...