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Maori land marchers camp in Parliament grounds, Wellington, 1975

Reference Number: EP/1975/4379/33A-F

View of some of the tents put up by Maori land marchers on the lawns in front of the Parliamentary Buildings, Wellington. Photographed on the 14th of October 1975 by an Evening Post staff photographer.

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1 image, related to Parliament Buildings (Wellington), Wellington City, Tents - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Demonstrations - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Maori - Government relations, Camping - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Parliament buildings - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Maori - Politics and government.

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Maori land marchers camp in Parliament grounds, Wellington, Reference Number EP/1975/4379-F (1 digitised items)
Further negatives of the Evening Post newspaper, Reference Number PAColl-7327-2 (1639 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s) individual image on negative stripSingle negative

Historical Notes: The tents shown here were occupied by the Te Roopu Ote Matakite group. They had suffered a first night of high winds and heavy rain which had threatend to blow the tents away. Here two members of the group check the tent ropes.

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