Pay Now
Add this item to Cart for a combined free shipping deal
Click to enlarge photo

Listing Detail Tabs

THE DENNISTON MINERS UNION A Centennial History 1884-1984

By Len Richardson
With additional material by Gerrard Morris

Published by Denniston Miner's Union, Westport, 1984

Protective Card cover, 110 pages, black and white photos and illustrations, map

Used condition - some pages loose from spine


This is a comprehensive history of union and mining affairs in an important coal producing area of the South Island West Coast. Of interest to historians and those researching family history.

CONTENTS:
Preface
Map of Denniston Mining Areas
The Struggle for Acceptance, 1884-1890
Rebuilding the Union, 1891-1900
The Coming of the Red Feds, 1900-1914
War and Conscription, 1914-1919
The Lean Years, 1920-1935
Recovery, War and Conflict, 1936-1951
Epilogue
Note on Sources
Union Officials
Production and Employment Graphs
Denniston Mining-Related Fatalities
Lost-Time Disputes 1929-77
Union Members, 1926
Union Members, 1984
Centennial Scholarship
Thanks and Acknowledgement
There were no answered questions or comments placed on this listing.
Your question and answer privileges have been disabled.
You must log in to view questions and answers on this listing. We recommend reading questions before you make any purchases.
Please log in to view questions and answers on this listing. We recommend reading questions before you make any purchases. Available only to approved bidders. You must be an authenticated member to ask questions Find out more about becoming authenticated. Your account is in debt Your current account balance is You must credit your account to use this feature.
Firearms Licence #
By entering my licence number, I confirm I am aware of my obligations under the Arms Act.
Transaction details may be provided to police in accordance with the Terms & Conditions.
Your current account balance is Please note you will lose your question and answer privileges if your account is in debt for more than 2 weeks. Credit your account.
I confirm that I am over 18 years old.
To prevent your personal details being misused please do not put emails or phone numbers in questions. Failure to comply may result in the suspension of your account. The seller cannot add a Buy Now price once bidding has started.

Shipping options

  • NZ Post bubble wrapped bag$6.50
  • Seller does not allow pick-ups
  • Seller location: Porirua, Wellington, NZ

Payment options

  • NZ bank deposit