[New Zealand Labour Party] :"This! - in God's own country!" Relief workers cheaper than horses! .
Reference Number: Eph-B-NZ-LABOUR-1931-01
An arrangement of text and illustration, condemning the coalition government of Forbes and Coates for employing relief workers to do the heavy work of horses on the roads. Shows photograph with inset of Richard John Seddon. Exhorts the public to vote Labour.
1 image, categorised under Posters, Protest posters, Political posters, Ephemera, Photolithographs and Letterpress works, related to Jeremy Veniamin Garvitch, Rt Hon Joseph Gordon Coates, I protest (Exhibition, Rt Hon Richard John Seddon, Rt Hon George William Forbes, New Zealand Worker Printing and Publishing Company Ltd, New Zealand Labour Party, Public service employment, Politicians, New Zealand - Politics and government, Unemployed and Roads - Design and construction.
New Zealand Labour Party :[Ephemera, including election pamphlets and propaganda. 1930-1939]., Reference Number Eph-B-NZ-LABOUR-1930s (3 digitised items)
Extent: 1 b&w photo-mechanical print(s)Photolithograph 282 x 223 mm.. Vertical imageEphemera
Historical Notes: Dated as 1931 in Tony Simpson's "The sugarbag years". The coalition of Forbes and Coates started in September 1931, and the 1931 election was two months later, so the poster probably dates from just prior to the election, rather than being from the 1935 election (leaflet previously dated as such).
Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copy where possible.
Other copies available: Scanned from original. File print in Ephemera Room
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - beneath image: New Zealand Worker
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