The Labour History Project is saddened to hear of the passing of veteran New Zealand activist Jim Delahunty. LHP Chair Mark Derby shares his memories of Jim.
One of the largest ever strikes in Australia it also involved New Zealand and Fijian workers, and its impact reverberated throughout the Pacific Rim because of the global structure of capital and labour in the maritime industry.
In The Great ’08, Brian has written the most detailed account yet of the Blackball Strike.
NOTICE of Annual General Meeting. Labour History Project members are warmly invited to meet the current executive committee, hear of our recent and planned activities, and voice your own views on the shape and direction of our organisation.
The Archives and Records Association of New Zealand, Wellington Branch and the Labour History invite you to this free Records & Archives Week event. Labour History Project members Peter Franks, Dr Peter Clayworth, and Lisa Sacksen will draw on their research experiences to address current archival issues relating to our industrial history.
Includes feature articles on NZ reactions to the Haymarket Martyrs and Two NZ-born Wobblies & much more!
The Labour History Project has been fortunate to secure the services of well-known historian and writer Dick Scott to give the Second Rona Bailey Memorial Lecture
I’d never heard of the great New Zealand-born union activist Pat Mackie until I went to the annual conference of the Australian Association for the Study of Labour History in Melbourne two years ago.