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Protest outside National Party rooms

A protest march by University of Canterbury students outside the National Party rooms on Lichfield Street protesting education budget cuts.

Date 1982-04-29
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Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

Teachers College student protest

Christchurch Teachers College students in Cathedral Square protesting student living costs.

Date 1976-05-04
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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Project X protest

Members of Project X demonstrating against excessive military spending outside King Edward Barracks. Pictured are Isabelle Teresa, Rua Murray, Teresa Windle, Kim Wood and Hamish Bruce.

Date 1970-07-23
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Collection 1970 Christchurch Star Photographs

Bruce Hotel protest

Protesters outside the Bruce Hotel in Akaroa demonstrating to keep the Hotel open. The crowd are listening to the MP for Lyttelton, T.M. McGuigan.

Date 1970-12-31
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Collection 1970 Christchurch Star Photographs

Protest against power bill charges

Ethel Sotheran burning a power bill duirng a protest against increased power and telephone bill charges in Cathedral Square.

Date 1989-03-15
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Protest by Ethel Sotheran

Ethel Sotheran with her stepladder ahead of staging a protest in Cathedral Square against the cost of power and telephone bills.

Date 1989-03-13
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Railwaymen on strike, Addington

The National Union of Railwaymen's Canterbury secretary, Mr P. S Corliss, speaking to the railway staff through a loud hailer while the Minister of Transport, Mr Gair, waits on the footpath outside...

Date 1983-03-09
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Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Wiltshire Buildings

View of Dr Cliff Mason, a member of the Historic Places Trust, squatting on top of the Wiltshire Buildings on the corner of High Street and Tuam Street. He is protesting ahead of the proposed...

Date 1986-10-08
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Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Unemployed Workers Union protest

Social welfare department officer, C. Money, asking Unemployed Workers Union member, John E. Leach to leave the Housing Corporation Building. A picket was set up at the reception area of the building...

Date 1982-10-02
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Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

Abortion law protest

Groups of people with placards protesting against abotion laws at the opening of Parliament in Wellington.

Date 1980-05-16
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Collection 1980 Christchurch Star photographs

Police and protesters

Police officers holding back protesters outside the Christchurch Star offices on Kilmore Street. The protesters had gathered to protest against various government policies outside the Christchurch...

Date 1979-07-28
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Education cuts protest

"Student union president, Mr A. Stuart, addressing a crowd of Protesters at a University of Canterbury student demonstration in Cathedral Square protesting education cuts as part of the "Education...

Date 1979-07-27
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Police struggle with demonstrators

Police holding back a fence keeping demonstrators from the Town Hall entrance.

Date 1979-07-28
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Arohanui Community protest

Protest by the Arohanui Community outside the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament on Barbadoes Street against the sale of Maryknoll, a worship and refuge centre, by Most Rev. B.P. Ashby Catholic Bishop...

Date 1979-11-09
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Police and protesters

Police officers holding back protesters outside the Christchurch Star offices on Kilmore Street. The protesters had gathered to to protest against various government policies outside the Christchurch...

Date 1979-07-28
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Protest against Robert Muldoon

Protesters and police in Cashel Street ahead of Robert Muldoon opening the Canterbury Savings Bank building. The Protesters have gathered to protest against the Prime Minister Robert Muldoon and...

Date 1983-12-09
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Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Greenpeace protesters

Greenpeace protesters, Marie Chapman and Knorrie McFarlane, on the mooring lines of the Japanese ship, Hakurei Maru, in Lyttelton which was bound for the Antarctic. The pair are protesting against the...

Date 1983-01-15
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Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

The Giles family

The Giles family who are protesting against Municipal Electricity Department (MED) prices.

Date 1979-11-05
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Union march on Kilmore Street

A protest march of various workers unions including the NZ Labourers Union and the Caretakers and Cleaners Union along Kilmore Street from Christchurch Town Hall.

Date 1988-11-18
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Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs