Story: Unions and employee organisations

Women and union badges (3rd of 3)

Women and union badges

‘A woman’s place is in her union,’ says one of these badges, used by New Zealand unions from the 1970s, when women became more prominent in the union movement than ever before.

Using this item

Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-A-OCONNELL-Badges-Union-Selection

Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Mātauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

All images & media in this story

How to cite this page:

Erik Olssen, 'Unions and employee organisations - Unions after 1960', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/ephemera/22286/women-and-union-badges (accessed 16 July 2019)

Story by Erik Olssen, published 11 Mar 2010