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Old age pensioners collecting social security at a Post Office, ca 17 May 1943

Reference Number: 1/4-000456-F

Old age pensioners collecting social security payments at a Post Office, 1943. Photograph taken by John Dobree Pascoe.Original caption reads: "Old age pensioners in a city post office [Wellington]. Social legislation for old age was born in New Zealand in 1898. Since then the scheme has been implemented until today the Social Security Act of New Zealand is discussed wherever reformers plan for social advances."

Key terms:
1 image, related to New Zealand Post Office, Social security beneficiaries, Older people and Old age pensions.

Part of:
Pascoe, John Dobree, 1908-1972 :Photographic albums, prints and negatives, Reference Number PA-Group-00197 (622 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Film negative. Single negative

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures362 Social Services Pensions 1943(PFP-019097)

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