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Demonstrators against the Springbok rugby tour turn away from police in Cuba Street, Palmerston North - Photograph taken by Don Scott, 8 August 1981

Reference Number: EP/1981/2657/9

Original Evening Post caption reads: "Protestors turn away from police after a tense eyeball-to-eyeball confrontation in Cuba Street, Palmerston North, on Saturday. The march of about 2000 demonstrators had continued past its scheduled turn-off point into David Street, to come face to face with a line-up of about 20 police in full riot gear who were blocking further progress down Cuba Street towards the Palmerston North Showgrounds..." Many of the protesters are wearing motorcycle helmets and the police are holding batons. Photographed by Evening Post staff photographer Don Scott on 8th August 1981.

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Demonstrators against the Springbok rugby tour turn away from police in Cuba Street, Palmerston North - Photographs taken by Don Scott, Reference Number EP/1981/2657 (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 a 35mm negative stripSingle negative

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Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures Evening Post illustrations file at EP-Ethics-Demonstrations-Springbok 1981 (7/3)

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