People gathering for the funeral of Prime Minister Norman Kirk
People gathering for the state funeral of Prime Minister Norman Kirk on 4th September 1974, at St Paul's Cathedral, Molesworth Street, Wellington. Images 2 to 4 show the coffin being born aloft on the shoulders of the pallbearers. Frames 5 to 8 show a woman leading a tangi, standing in front of a large group of Māori, showing the respect they held for Kirk. Frame 9 shows Prince Charles who came to New Zealand to represent the Queen at the funeral. A young woman is wearing a korowai (cloak) in frame 10. Frame 12 shows people lining the streets waiting to watch the cortege go by, cars led by a police car. 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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- 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 permissionPeople gathering for the funeral of Prime Minister Norman Kirk. Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs. Ref: AW-1114. Alexander Turnbull Library, Wellington, New Zealand. /records/37964938