Commonwealth Games

British Commonwealth Games, British Empire Games, British Empire and Commonwealth Games

Commonwealth games, original name British Empire Games. From 1954 to 1966 known as the British Empire and Commonwealth Games. From 1970-1974 known as the British Commonwealth Games.

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Evans, Malcolm Paul, 1945- :The Games Begin. 23 July 2014
Date: 2014 From: Evans, Malcolm Paul, 1945- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0028884 Description: Shows politicians at the starting line (right to left): Jamie Whyte (ACT), Meteira Turei (Greens), Peter Dunne (United), Steven Joyce (National), Winston Pe...
Winter, Mark, 1958- :Bolt. 28 July 2014
Date: 2014 From: Winter, Mark, 1958- : Digital cartoons published in the Southland Times and other papers Ref: DCDL-0028939 Description: Shows five versions of a cartoon depicting Usain Bolt. Refers to Bolt's participation in the Commonwealth Games. Multiple versions of this cartoon are avail...
Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- Fan. 18 July 2014
Date: 2014 From: Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Waikato Times]. By: Waikato Times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0028812 Description: Shows a man on a ladder replacing his 'Football World Cup' sign with 'XX Commonwealth Games' sign above his television set. He tells his wife "It's not easy...
Darroch, Bob, 1940- :"Morning dear. You fell asleep... but you didn't miss anything." 31 July 2014
Date: 2014 From: Darroch, Bob 1940- :[Digital cartoons published in the Whangarei Report] By: Whangarei report (Newspaper); Timaru herald (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0028886 Description: Shows a woman informing her husband who fell asleep in front of the television watching the Commonwealth Games, that he didn't miss anything as people were ...
Body, Guy Keverne, 1967-:First victory. 4 October 2010
Date: 2011 From: Body, Guy Keverne, 1967-: Digital cartoons published in New Zealand Herald By: New Zealand herald (Newspaper); Body, Guy Keverne, 1967- Ref: DCDL-0018996 Description: The title reads 'First victory' and the cartoon depicts a Delhi worker crawling to the start line of a race. Context: The enormous efforts made by the Indian...
Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :Finished. 5 August 2014
Date: 2014 From: Hawkey, Allan Charles, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Waikato Times]. By: Waikato Times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0028977 Description: Cartoon shows a man running around an empty track in an empty stadium in Glasgow. He thinks to himself, "Good grief - the games are over." Quantity: 1 digit...
Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :"Psst... Just carry it Val... we're not competing yet!" 22 July 2014
Date: 2014 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0029003 Description: Shows Valerie Adams as the flag bearer at the opening of the Commonwealth Games. Quantity: 1 digital cartoon(s).
Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Let the Games begin... 27 July 2014
Date: 2014 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons By: Sunday star times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0029005 Description: Shows New Zealand politicians as athletes in the Commonwealth Games - Dave Cunliffe (Labour) and Metiria Turei and Russel Norman (Greens) as poll vaulters; C...
Ekers, Paul, 1961-:'Athletes need to toughen up'. 30 March 2006
Date: 2006 From: Ekers, Paul, 1961-:[Digital cartoons published in the New Zealand Herald and other publications] Ref: DCDL-0030495 Description: Shows Prime Minister Helen Clark reading a newspaper while sitting in an armchair using Sports Minister Trevor Mallard as a footstool. Mallard had commented ...
Games commentary - How it shaped up. 24 March 2006
Date: 2006 From: Body, Guy Keverne, 1967-: Digital cartoons published in New Zealand Herald Ref: DCDL-0013103 Description: Shows a Commonwealth Games 2006 commentator as a loud Australian man wearing a cork hat and holding a can of beer. Quantity: 1 digital cartoon(s).
Date: [1982-1983] From: Newnham, Thomas Oliver, 1926-2010 : Papers relating to anti-apartheid and peace movements Ref: MS-Papers-6003-4 Description: Comprises correspondence, reports, press releases and clippings particularly relating to NZ's participation in the Olympic and Commonwealth games and includi...
Date: 17/8/54 From: The Dominion :Negatives Ref: 1/2-144977-G
Date: 1982 From: Various artists:[Thirteen cartoons by Nevile Lodge, eight cartoons by Eric Heath on sporting contacts with South Africa, the apartheid issue in 1981-1982 and the 1982 Commonwealth Games]. By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989; Evening Post (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-157-057 Description: A "team" of NZ Rugby Football Union officials are charging off to South Africa, pushing aside athletes representing the NZ Commonweath and Olympic Games Asso...
New Zealand fours team winning rowing race, 1950 British Empire Games, Lake Karapiro
Date: Feb 1950 From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: 114/124/03-F Description: New Zealand coxless fours team winning a rowing race in the 1950 British Empire Games, Lake Karapiro. Photograph taken in February 1950 by an Evening Post ph...
Date: 1978 From: Various cartoonists :Two cartoons by Nevile Lodge on the 1978 Commonwealth Games and two cartoons by Heath on the Commonwealth Games, possibly 1974 or 1978. Ref: A-349-065 Description: A play on the idea that the New Zealand athletes competing in the 1978 Commonwealth Games would be able to influence their advantage in the competition by we...
Date: [1972-1980], n d From: Newnham, Thomas Oliver, 1926-2010 : Papers relating to anti-apartheid and peace movements Ref: MS-Papers-6003-2 Description: Comprises notes, two poems, `For Tom Newnham' by Jim Edwards (1976) and `The Ballad of the four hundred' by Benita Ameratunga about a Hamilton rugby game; co...
Date: 1982 From: Lynch, James, 1947-:Collection of original cartoons by James Lynch. By: New Zealand times (Wellington, N.Z.) Ref: B-186-038 Description: The Olympic and Commonwealth Games Association had done nothing wrong but was saddled with a code of conduct as a result of the Springbok tour. (Notes by car...
Date: 1971 - 1974 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989:Five cartoons by Lodge on the 1974 Commonwealth Games. Ref: A-349-051 Description: A play on a short piece taken from a Christchurch newspaper, which reads: 'Christchurch, no one is going to nobble six Australian competitors in this month's...
Fletcher, David, 1952- :'How are we doing at the Commonmwealth Games?' 'It's not the winning that matters, it's the taking part!' 'That badly, huh?' 'Yep.' The Dominion Post, 27 July, 2002.
Date: 2002 From: Fletcher, David, 1952- :Digital cartoons Ref: DX-005-339 Description: 'The Politician' cartoon strip. Quantity: 1 digital image(s).
Date: 2002 By: Darroch, Bob, 1940-; Star (Dunedin, N.Z.) Ref: H-679-001/007 Description: Cartoons on New Zealand social issues and politics. Quantity: 7 original cartoon(s) 7 photocopies. Physical Description: Originals on A4 size tracing paper...