Ecology Action Group demonstrators in Wellington, 31 Jul 1972
Reference Number: EP/1972/3700/9-F
Ecology Action Group demonstrators in Wellington carrying crosses listing ecological disasters, 31 July 1972. Messages on crosses include: "Lake Monowai, A NZED power hungry blunder"; "1982 Stitch bird extinct"; "1973 In memory of red rocks crushed to death"; "Wellington Harbour last acre reclaimed 2001"; and "Wanganui river died 1972, drowned by sewage". Photograph taken by an unidentified Evening Post staff photographer.
Ecology Action Group demonstrators, and crosses on the lawn at Parliament, Reference Number EP/1972/3700-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 strip)Cellulose triacetate negative, 35mm. Horizontal imageNegatives
Historical Notes: The crosses were later put into the lawn at Parliament.
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