Waitangi Day protests 1981

Waitangi Day protests 1981

Scenes of protests on Waitangi Day 1981. A man wearing a t'shirt "Te Tiriti o Waitangi" is sitting on a lawn, a newspaper on the ground in front of him headed "Waitangi Day", with Rutherford House visible in the background (frame 1); two young men are leaning against the tray of a truck with the wooden Government Building in the background (frame 2); young men are lying on the lawn with newspapers "No U.S. aid..." (frames 2 & 3); young men and women are sitting with placards around them including "United [we stand divided] we fall" (frames 4 to 6); a young man lying beside a transistor radio (frames 7 to 9); a man carrying a large folded flag with Parliament Building in the background (frames 10 & 11); and another man embracing him (frame 12). 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 westra@suite.co.nz and 04 976 7663. Copyright: Copyright held by Ans Westra
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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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Waitangi Day protests 1981. Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs. Ref: AW-2101. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/38423451

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