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A photographic series prepared by the Prime Minister’s Department in 1947 to attract British migrants. The Evans family of 5 Mansford Place, Palmerston North were selected to show the living conditions of a typical New Zealand family. Jack Evans is shown (far right) attending a trade union committee meeting at the Labour Party Rooms in the Progress Buildings, Broadway, Palmerston North. The woman member is Mrs. Jarvis. From 1936-1961 membership of a union was compulsory in New Zealand.

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2010N_A175-67-1_004188
Title
Evans Family Collection: Trade Union meeting at Labour Party Rooms
Relation
CA: Evans Collection A175/67/1
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Research File

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Palmerston North
Date
1947

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Ian Matheson City Archives

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