Coal mine accidents - New Zealand

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Date: [ca 1978] By: Battye, Susan, active 1978-1990 Ref: MS-Papers-10453 Description: Comprises play about the Brunner Mine disaster of 1896 by Susan Battye and Thelma Eakin with music scores and map Script used in Greymouth High School produ...
Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :[Geography lesson]. 13 November 2014
Date: 2014 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0029957 Description: Cartoon shows a map of the South Island with a dark cloud over the West Coast, with text depicting various difficulties the region has faced, such as 'busine...
Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Whittal2. 3 March 2014
Date: 2014 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0027553 Description: Cartoon shows former Pike River Mine Manager Peter Whittall hauling himself up out of a dark place by a rope attached to a dollar sign. Quantity: 1 digital...
Unveiling of memorial stone at graves of miners killed in Strongman Mine disaster, Karoro Cemetery, Greymouth
Date: 18 Jan 2004 From: Farrell, Damer, 1943- :Photographs of the West Coast Ref: PADL-000288 Description: Views of the unveiling of a stone memorial on 18 January 2004 to mark the graves of the 19 men who died in the 1967 Strongman Mine disaster. Shows ceremony a...
Brockie, Robert Ellison, 1932-:[The New Zealand ship of state] 4 March 2011
Date: 2011 From: Brockie, Robert Ellison, 1932- :Digital caricatures and cartoons Ref: DCDL-0017282 Description: A ship named 'NZ Ship of State' lies high and dry on rocks; the great jagged holes in her represent 'the recession', 'Pike River', 'Chch 1' and 'Chch 2'. A m...
Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Pike unlock. 4 September 2013
Date: 2013 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0026171 Description: The hand of the government finally begins to unlock the investigation into the Pike River mine disaster. In July 2013 Pike River Coal was ordered to pay $110...
Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :Distance. 26 September 2014
Date: 2014 From: Tremain, Garrick, 1941- :[Digital cartoons published in the Otago Daily Times] Ref: DCDL-0029487 Description: Shows two farmers watching John Key, Steven Joyce and Bill English running past. One farmer comments that they are not doing the Coast to Coast race, but are...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :Govt turns down compo for Pike River families. 21 November 2013
Date: 2013 From: Hubbard, James, 1949- :Digital caricatures and cartoons By: Setford News Photo Agency Ref: DCDL-0026776 Description: Two Wellington civil servants react to a newspaper headline saying 'Govt turns down compo for Pike River families'. One says 'That's terrible.' The other, ca...
Doyle, Martin, 1956- :Whittalling away the charges. 3 March 2014
Date: 2014 From: Doyle, Martin Maurice Michael Thomas, 1956- :Digital cartoons By: Scoop (Firm) Ref: DCDL-0027537 Description: Cartoon depicts former Pike River Mine boss Peter Whittall emerging from the 'criminal charges shaft' clutching a $3.4 million dollar cheque. Beside him Busi...
Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Whittlexit. 2 March 2014
Date: 2014 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0027552 Description: Cartoon shows a staircase made of cash money leading out of a mine shaft to the surface. Graffiti reads 'Whittall was here'. A voice out of frame says that t...
Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Pike River compen$ation. 20 November 2013
Date: 2013 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0026800 Description: Cartoon depicts Prime Minister John Key looking worriedly at Former Pike River Mine Manager Peter Whittall walking into an "easy access" coal mine entrance l...
Body, Guy Keverne, 1967-:"I have a feeling Noo Zealand is going to be good for us". 14 December 2013
Date: 2013 From: Body, Guy Keverne, 1967-: [Digital cartoons published in New Zealand Herald] Ref: DCDL-0028757 Description: Cartoon shows an executive from the US-based Anadarko Petroleum Corporation standing on an offshore oil platform. He reads a newspaper article about the drop...
The South Island. 3 December 2010
Date: 2010 From: Bromhead, Peter, 1933- :Digital cartoons Ref: DCDL-0016249 Description: The South Island is depicted as a punch bag which is reeling with the punishment inflicted after having been practised on by 'blizzards', 'earthquakes', 'dis...
Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Justice mine. 3 December 2013
Date: 2013 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.); Sunday star times (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0026933 Description: The families of the Pike River victims assemble at the mouth of the 'Justice Mine', which has long been closed off by wooden beams labelled 'Frustration - Ke...
Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Solid Pike. 4 October 2014
Date: 2014 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0029554 Description: Shows the Pike River families as miners making their way into the ear of 'Solid Energy'. One of the mines announce "Here's the plan... first, we try and fin...
Moreu, Michael, 1969- :White lies bridge. 7 November 2014
Date: 2014 From: Moreu, Michael, 1969-: [Digital cartoons published in the Christchurch Press and Fairfax Media] Ref: DCDL-0030367 Description: Cartoon shows a sign for the White Knight Bridge, leading to the Pike River Mine site. The bridge has been closed off with a second sign reading, 'Danger no ...
Doyle, Martin, 1956- :Pike River Dammed. 16 December 2013
Date: 2013 From: Doyle, Martin Maurice Michael Thomas, 1956- :Digital cartoons By: Scoop (Firm) Ref: DCDL-0026984 Description: The Minister of Labour, Simon Bridges, announces 'My Department will not prosecute anyone over the deaths of 29 men at Pike River - a decision firmly based o...
Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Pike silly. 14 December 2013
Date: 2013 From: Nisbet, Alastair, 1958- :Digital cartoons By: Press (Christchurch, N.Z.) Ref: DCDL-0026932 Description: A consumer, drowning in handouts, circulars and other advertising media, struggles to read a newspaper which reports that 'No one to blame for Pike River?' H...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :'Answers!'. 26 September 2014
Date: 2014 From: Hubbard, James, 1949-: Digital caricatures and cartoons By: Dominion post (Newspaper) Ref: DCDL-0029477 Description: Depicts a figure representing the 'Pike River Families', holding a sign saying 'Answers!', trying to negotiate its way around an Escher-like representation o...
Hubbard, James, 1949- :[Pike River management]. 17 March 2014
Date: 2014 From: Hubbard, James, 1949-: Digital caricatures and cartoons By: Setford News Photo Agency Ref: DCDL-0027633 Description: Cartoon shows former Pike River Mine Manager Peter Whittall dropping after being released from a U-shaped pipe labelled 'Pike River'. Refers to dismissal of ...