Kōrero: Security and personal safety

Death of a night watchman (2 o 2)

Death of a night watchman

A policeman guards the site of the murder of F. A. Stade, the night watchman at Wellington Railway Station, in August 1950. Night watchmen were security guards employed to watch over public and private buildings in many New Zealand cities and towns. They were poorly paid.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Evening Post Collection (PAColl-0614)
Reference: 114/184/02-G

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.

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Carl Walrond, 'Security and personal safety - Property security', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/30959/death-of-a-night-watchman (accessed 11 August 2022)

He kōrero nā Carl Walrond, i tāngia i te 5 May 2011, updated 1 Aug 2017