Kōrero: Strikes and labour disputes

Relief food distribution (3 o 3)

Relief food distribution

Special emergency regulations made it illegal to support unionists or their families taking part in the massive industrial dispute of 1951. These men and women are defying the regulations by gathering potatoes at Henderson, West Auckland, for the striking waterside workers.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: PAColl-4920-1-2-01

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Mark Derby, 'Strikes and labour disputes - The 1951 waterfront dispute', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/20500/relief-food-distribution (accessed 7 December 2023)

He kōrero nā Mark Derby, i tāngia i te 11 Mar 2010, updated 1 Mar 2016