Scenes during the General Strike on 20 September 1979

Scenes during the General Strike on 20 September 1979
Date
1979
Ref
AW-1777
Description

All scenes relate to the General Strike held in Wellington on 20th September 1979. They show people standing in Parliament grounds, some with placards. A Māori man wearing a large plastic around his shoulders and Māori woman are seen in frames 1 to 3. Another man is seen carrying a bundle of newspapers (frames 4 & 5); a bundle of placards is lying on the ground (frame 9); and a man is wearing his own placard as a billboard "Porirua Power protest" (frame 12). Three Asian onlookers are seen in frame 8. Unless otherwise stated, all persons are unidentified. Photographs taken by Ans Westra.

Source of descriptive information - Notes written by Westra, accompanying the corresponding proof sheet

Quantity: 4 b&w original negative(s) 120 strips containing 12 images.

Physical Description: Cellulose acetate roll film

Use/Reproduction
All requests for copies, use and reproduction, must be sent to Ans Westra's agent Suite Tirohanga at westra@suite.co.nz and 04 976 7663. Copyright: Copyright held by Ans Westra
Access restrictions
Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
Part of
Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs
Format
4 b&w original negative(s) 120 strips containing 12 images, Negatives, Cellulose acetate roll film
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Scenes during the General Strike on 20 September 1979. Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs. Ref: AW-1777. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/38423163

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