April 2013 Newsletter

April 2013 Newsletter

LHP Newsletter 57 – April 2013

http://issuu.com/labourhistoryproject/docs/lhp_newsletter_57_april_2013

Contents:

FROM THE SHOP FLOOR
Introduction from editor Mark Derby
Chair’s report

RECENT AND CURRENT RESEARCH
First World War Propaganda Films
John Mulgan in Greece
Wellington Specials, 1913

NEWS ROUND-UP
Workers’ Memorial Day
PSA centenary
LHP AGM
1913 strike centenary

FEATURE ARTICLES
Griffin the one time traitor, and other New Zealand Chartists
Travelling with labour history – a north-eastern journey
New Zealand medical volunteers in the Spanish Civil War -some new evidence
Bill Jordan – a distant champion for Spanish democracy
Spooks spy on citizens – a half-century ago
From the archives: the 1951 Waterfront Dispute

REVIEWS
Sewing Freedom
Your Life for a Job
Watersiders Working for Themselves
Worth a second look: The Making of the English Working Class