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Administration Building, Sunnyside Hospital. DEMOLITION SITE, KEEP CLEAR! By order Ngai Tahu. "If we can wipe out the moa who were here for millions of years, a one hundred year old Gothic building is going to be a doddle..." 20 April, 2007

Reference Number: DCDL-0003250

Cartoon shows a Maori man standing in front of the Sunnyside Hospital administration block. He states that if Maori could wipe out the moa then they can easily get rid of a one hundred and thirty year old Gothic building. Refers to the row over Ngai Tahu's wish to demolish the historic building in order to build houses.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Cartoons (Commentary) and Digital images, related to Sunnyside Hospital (Christchurch), Kai Tahu, Historic buildings, Wrecking and Moa.

Part of:
Scott, Thomas, 1947- :[Digital cartoons published from 27 July 2005 onwards in the Dominion Post. Includes a selection of digital cartoons from 2003-], Reference Number DC-Group-0025 (778 digitised items)

Extent: 1 digital cartoon(s)Jpeg image - Resolution 150 dpi; Gray scale (8 bit); Pixel dimensions 2504 x 1772. Single art work

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