Traffic police

Highway patrols, Traffic officers
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Date: 1959 From: Mayne, William Thomas, 1910-1988 :490 original cartoons published in the Christchurch Star Sun and the Christchurch Star Sun Sports between 1954 and 1962. Ref: A-386-190 Description: Shows a bad traffic jam. Cars have been at a standstill for so long that cobwebs have appeared between cars, and a bird is nesting on a car roof. Several dri...
Views of Rintoul Street, Berhampore
Date: 1974 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-0992 Description: Views of Rintoul Street, including a pointsman directing traffic on a street corner, Dean's Dairy on the corner of Rintoul and Milton Streets, and young chil...
Doyle, Martin, 1956- :Giving birth by the side of the road. 19 January 2015
Date: 2015 From: Doyle, Martin Maurice Michael Thomas, 1956- :Digital cartoons By: Facebook (Firm); Twitter Inc (Firm) Ref: DCDL-0030360 Description: Accompanying note from cartoonist states 'Since a number of babies are now being born in cars, does it not come under the jurisdiction of highway Police?'. ...
Date: Dec 1950 From: Tourist and Publicity By: Christensen, Edward Percival, 1907-1982 Ref: 1/2-019092-F Description: Intersection of Cuba and Manners Streets, Wellington, photographed by Edward Percival Christensen in December 1950 for the National Publicity Studios. Looks ...
Date: ca 1945-1955 By: Photo News Ltd; New Zealand. National Publicity Studios Ref: PAColl-4748 Description: Photographs of: the corner of Cuba and Manners Streets showing McCready Ltd, Vance Vivian, and Hope Bros, a traffic policeman, a tram and pedestrians crossi...
Traffic officer in Suva, Fiji
Date: 6 Jun 1950 From: Whites Aviation Ltd: Photographs Ref: WA-24817-F Description: Photograph taken by Whites Aviation. Quantity: 1 b&w original negative(s). Physical Description: Cellulosic film negative, 1/2 plate
Date: 1968 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-134-087 Description: The double diagonal crossing for pedestrians is introduced at James Smith's corner. Three types of dance are shown - a traffic officer calls a square dance; ...
Date: 1957 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 :[Cartoons from the Free Lance Collection 1954 to 1960] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; New Zealand free lance (Newspaper) Ref: C-076-132 Description: Shows four scenes of disadvantages of modern life. In the first a man is refused entry to a full tram and told to wait for the next one. In the second scene ...
Date: 1965 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-133-321 Description: A two-part cartoon. On the left, a traffic inspector gives a courteous driver a petrol voucher. Text below indicates that good manners on the road will be re...
Date: 1962 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-137-515 Description: A traffic officer gives two tickets to a man because he has parked overtime on a double charge meter. Cars are jammed into small inadequate spaces. Refers to...
Date: 1971 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-134-167 Description: As part of the annual Road Safety Week, traffic officers are handing out petrol vouchers to courteous drivers. The first scene shows a driver asking for a tr...
Date: 1962 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-137-514 Description: Shows a vehicle being stopped by two traffic officers. One of them congratulates the driver on having won a courtesy award of free petrol and the other write...
Date: 1965 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-133-320 Description: Shows 3 traffic inspectors wearing lane-markers (witches' hats) emerging from the office of the Wellington Traffic Superintendent. They are complaining abou...
Date: 1975 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-134-732 Description: This cartoon relates to the Maori Land March and features the marchers on the Wellington motorway. In the first scene a traffic cop has parked his car and jo...
Plain clothes traffic patrol warning sign
Date: 1955 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-7171-38 Description: Night photograph of a road sign between Porirua and Paremata, in 1955, which reads: "You are on the Guinea Pig Highway. Plain clothes traffic patrols", Free ...
Date: 16 Dec 2008 From: Aviation memories oral history By: Hambly, Ian Thomas, 1945- Ref: OHInt-0767-17 Description: Interview with Ian Hambly, born in Ellerslie in 1945. Talks about his family background, growing up in Browns Bay, his father's work as an engineer, roads an...
Date: 1957 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 :[Cartoons from the Free Lance Collection 1954 to 1960] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; New Zealand free lance (Newspaper) Ref: C-076-126 Description: Shows four scenes of motorists being apprehended by a traffic officer because their poor eyesight has caused accidents. Published in New Free Lance, 9 Aug 1...
Date: 1970 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] Ref: B-137-037 Description: Shows a Wellington City Council officer looking at a new traffic control car in the 'Min. Transport Motors' showroom. His old vintage car is parked outside a...
Date: 1970 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-137-054 Description: Shows four vignettes. In the first a traffic officer is discussing with a motorist whether the motorist is balder than his tyres. In the second scene a traff...
Date: 1992 From: Heath, Eric Walmsley, 1923- : The Dominion cartoons. 25 June - 26 August 1992 Ref: H-003-015 Description: Shows Jim Bolger in a vintage car being given a traffic ticket for doing a U-turn in spite of the road sign forbidding it. The roadside is littered with sig...