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
- All requests for copies, use and reproduction, must be sent to Ans Westra's agent Suite Tirohanga at firstname.lastname@example.org and 04 976 7663. Copyright: Copyright held by Ans Westra
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- Partly restricted - Please use surrogate in place of original
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- Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs
- 4 b&w original negative(s) 120 strips containing 12 images, Negatives, Cellulose acetate roll film
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You cannot copy this item except for the purpose of 'fair dealing' under the NZ Copyright Act. It cannot be used commercially without permissionScenes during the General Strike on 20 September 1979. Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs. Ref: AW-1777. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/38423163