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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...

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Furniture workers picketing Mckeown Furniture Co

Furniture workers with placards on a picket line outside Mckeown Furniture Co, South Island Ltd in Papanui in an attempt to get redundancy pay following the closure of the factory.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1977 Star photographs

Protest against Robert Muldoon

A group of protesters on Deans Avenue heading towards Chateau Regency in Kilmarnock Street, where Prime Minister Robert Muldoon was guest speaker at a Canterbury Chamber of Commerce function.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Protest raft on the Avon River

Robin Buxton, a member of the Friends of the Adolescent Unit, in a raft on the Avon River protesting against the closure of the adolescent unit at Sunnyside Hospital.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1981 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.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Butchers' protest

Striking butchery workers protest outside of Cleavers butchers in New Brighton. Pictured as part of the protest is secretary of the Canterbury Shop Employees Union Mr B. Alderdice (centre) and a union...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Pitch at Lancaster Park during Springbok rugby tour protests

Frames one and two are of riot police and Springbok rugby tour protesters clashing after they gained access to the pitch at Lancaster Park. The remaining frames are of the pitch being checked...

Date 1981-08-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pitch at Lancaster Park during Springbok rugby tour protests

Frame one is of a police officer restraining a Springbok rugby tour protester who gained access to the pitch at Lancaster Park. Frame two is of the pitch being checked following protesters storming...

Date 1981-08-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pitch at Lancaster Park during Springbok rugby tour protests

Scenes of Springbok rugby tour protesters rushing onto the pitch at Lancaster Park ahead of the 1st test match. Frames three to five show riot police rushing onto the pitch to stop the protesters.

Date 1981-08-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips