Story: Unions and employee organisations

Jim Knox and the Women's Advisory Committee (2nd of 3)

Jim Knox and the Women's Advisory Committee

The growing number of women union leaders pressured the Federation of Labour to form a committee to advise on matters affecting working women. Seen here in 1976 is the FoL’s secretary Jim Knox (centre back) and research officer D. B. McDonald (right) with committee members (left to right) H. Jones, E. Bell, Margaret Flanagan, E. Crawford and Miss Hatwell.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Dominion Post Collection (PAColl-7327)
Reference: EP/1976/0594/6A

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Erik Olssen, 'Unions and employee organisations - Unions after 1960', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/22285/jim-knox-and-the-womens-advisory-committee (accessed 19 October 2019)

Story by Erik Olssen, published 11 Mar 2010