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Waterside workers meeting in Horticultural Hall

Views of the second biennial conference for the New Zealand Waterside Workers Federation held in the Horticultural Hall.

Date 1970-11-24
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Clothing union protesters

Clothing union members picketing a meeting between a local manufacturer and a Fijian delegation held in the BNZ on Gloucester Street.

Date 1988-03-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 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.

Date 1988-04-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

Council of Trade Unions protest

Council of Trade Unions president, Ken Douglas, leads a march of Canterbury union delegates up Colombo Street to the offices of the Canterbury Employers Association.

Date 1991-02-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 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
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

Seaman's Union protest

Members of the Seaman's Union protesting at a Labour Party meeting in Sydenham.

Date 1988-08-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

Employment Contracts Bill protest march

Workers from trade unions including the Council of Trade Unions and the National Union of Railwaymen, marching down Rolleston Avenue against the Employment Contracts Bill.

Date 1991-05-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Hotel workers' protest

Hotel workers as part of the Hotel, Hospital, Restaurant and Related Trades Workers Union marching in protest to the Hotel Association office on Oxford Terrace.

Date 1985-03-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 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...

Date 1980-11-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Strike outside Westpac in Papanui

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

Date 1985-11-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Bank officers' strike meeting

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

Date 1985-10-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Bank union meeting

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

Date 1975-11-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 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
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 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.

Date 1978-04-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1978 Star photographs

Protesters at Lyttelton Harbour

A group of Seamen's Union members protesting at Lyttelton Harbour next to the Hellespont Courage, a bulk coal carrier ship. The seamen are protesting about the role of New Zealand employees in coal...

Date 1981-09-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lyttelton Harbour protests

Seamen's Union members protesting at Lyttelton Harbour next to the Hellespont Courage, a bulk coal carrier ship. The seamen are protesting about the role of New Zealand employees in coal exports.

Date 1981-09-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips