PERSONAL RECORD. [SAILORS WORK THE WHARVES - 1951 LOCKOUT]
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Scenes of sailors working the Auckland wharves during 1951 waterfront lockout. Two navy officers. New Zealand navy men are ferried by launch from [Devonport] Wharf to the wharves. Here they are seen assisting with the unloading of cargo from the hull of a ship. Enjoying a tea break. Women prepare hot food for workers inside wharf shed. A passenger ship, ‘Hornby Grange’ prepares to leave wharf. Men still unloading cargo. Three women release large rope anchoring ship to wharf. Women carrying out more duties.
Reference number F2607
Collection Film and Video Collection
Media type Moving Image
Place of Production NEW ZEALAND/AOTEAROA