Story: Ngā uniana – Māori and the union movement

New Zealand Workers’ Union membership ticket

New Zealand Workers’ Union membership ticket

The motto on this New Zealand Workers’ Union membership ticket, ‘Tatau tatau, altogether’, was suggested by pioneering Māori unionist and shearer Bob Tūtaki.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-A-LABOUR-Davies-1942-01

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How to cite this page:

Cybèle Locke, 'Ngā uniana – Māori and the union movement - Māori rural workers and unions', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/ephemera/22938/new-zealand-workers-union-membership-ticket (accessed 22 May 2019)

Story by Cybèle Locke, published 11 Mar 2010