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Willie Kapea with a Mogel Bin Services truck

Mogel Bin Services Ltd employees protesting against Mogel due to contract disagreements. Willie Kapea is pictured driving the rubbish truck with Mike Perry, John Vetty, Te Arahi Kapea, Willie Bolton...

Format Photograph
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Collection 1986 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...

Format Photograph
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Collection 1983 Star photographs

Stopwork meeting for city bus drivers

City bus drivers arriving at the Railway Hall in Carlyle Street in Sydenham this morning for their stopwork meeting.

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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Waltham Railway yard on day of strike

View from the overhead bridge across the idle railway yard at Waltham during a day of strike action. The Port Hills are visible in the background.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

The Bullock family striking

Chris and Barbara Bullock with their children Jessica and Matthew, part of the striking Alliance Canterbury meatworkers outside the company headquarters in Williams Street, Kaiapoi.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1990 Star photographs

Drivers union stopwork meeting

A driver speaking out at the call for action at the Stopwork meeting of the Drivers Union at Christchurch Town Hall.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Service station deputation to prime minister

Christchurch service station owners and members of the Canterbury Motor Trade Association in Wellington. They have travelled to Wellington meet the prime minister regarding the city's fuel drought...

Date 1980-11-26
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Collection 1980 Star photographs

Clothing Workers Union march

A large group of Clothing Workers Union members marching through Cathedral Square protesting against a lack of controls on imports.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1988 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.

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Collection 1977 Star photographs

Hillmorton High School student protest

Students with placards outside Hillmorton High School protesting against industrial action being taken by secondary teachers. Students from left, Melissa Dick and Sarah Collins.

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Collection 1996 - 2005 Star photographs

Bank union meeting

Bank staff listening to delegates at a union meeting at the Caledonian Hall discussing strike action regarding wage claims.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Police and picketers at the Sawyers Arms Road dump

Strikers with placards on a picket line at Sawyers Arms Road dump being moved by police to allow a Mogel Bin Services truck to offload Waimairi County rubbish.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1981 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
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Collection 1980 Star photographs

Firestone factory strike

Staff from the Firestone factory in Papanui allowing a car to pass through their picket line picketing outside the gates during a pay dispute.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1985 Star photographs

Strike outside Westpac in Papanui

Striking bank officers outside the Papanui branch of Westpac holding placards regarding pay rates.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1985 Star photographs

Bank officers' strike meeting

Bank officers meeting to vote on continuing strike action regarding pay rates.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Ferry Road bus depot

Views of Karen Salt with son, Karl, passing the bus depot on Ferry Road during the bus driver strike. Karen had to walk two miles to reach her destination during the strike.

Date 1970-07-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Hotelkeepers

Views of hotelkeepers during the stopwork announced by the Canterbury Hotel Association. Pictured in frame 1 is Murray Atkinson of the Provincial Hotel and in frame 3 is Mrs Frank Hartley of the...

Date 1970-07-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips