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Minhinnick, Gordon Edward George, (Sir), 1902-1992 :All quiet on the waterfront. N.Z. Herald 13/3/42.

Reference Number: B-100-034

Shows Colin Scrimgeour ("Uncle Scrim") working as a waterside worker, while his employer wonders if he should take his hat off in Scrim's presence. Three seagulls discuss how long it will take him to be promoted to Union Secretary.The cartoon refers to Colin Scrimgeour, the controller of commercial broadcasting, having made an application for membership in the Auckland Waterside Workers' Union (according to the newsclipping pasted at lower right).

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Collages, Ink drawings, Caricatures and Cartoons (Commentary), related to Colin Graham Scrimgeour, Mrs Margaret Joan Hartley, Sir Gordon Edward George Minhinnick, Auckland Waterside Workers' Union, New Zealand Herald (Newspaper), Auckland City, Broadcasting, Trade-unions - New Zealand - Auckland Region and Waterside workers - New Zealand - Auckland Region.

Part of:
Minhinnick, Gordon Edward George, (Sir), 1902-1992 :All quiet on the waterfront. N.Z. Herald 13/3/42., Reference Number B-100-034 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 original cartoon(s)Ink drawing and collaged newsclipping, on sheet 350 x 472 mm.. Horizontal imageSingle art work

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copy in preference to original.

Other copies available: Colour laser copyIn Drawings & Prints under Artist/Title (DFP-013005)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - bottom left: Minhinnick

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