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Crowd of anti Vietnam war protestors outside Wellington Town Hall, 1 May 1971

Reference Number: EP/1971/1880-F

View of the crowd of about 4,500 anti Vietnam war protestors gathered in Cuba Street outside the Wellington Town Hall. They were listening to addresses by a former Australian serviceman, a protest organiser, and Mr P Potiki, the president of the New Zealand Race Relations Council. Photographed by an Evening Post staff photographer on the 1st of May 1971.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Wellington City, Cuba Street, Demonstrations - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Crowds - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Vietnamese Conflict, 1961-1975 and Demonstrators - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
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)Film negative, 1/20. Single negative

Historical Notes: This gathering of protestors followed a two hour march through Wellington.

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

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