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WEA foundation students 1915

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Canterbury Workers' Educational Association foundation students in 1915. Reg Williams is standing in the back row, third from the left. Other anti-militarists in this group include Ted Howard, second from the right, back row, and Fred Cooke, first on…

Passive Resisters' Union Temuka Meeting Flyer

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Flyer advertising a Passive Resisters' Union meeting near the Post Office, Temuka, 25 November 1912.

Passive Resisters' Union Pamphlet

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A pamphlet produced by the Passive Resisters' Union explaining the organisation's opposition to the Defence Act.

Waikeria Prison

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This image of Waikeria Prison comes from a Government Publication called 'The Evolution of the Prison System', published in 1923. It shows a view of the prison from Reservoir Hill.


In the 1930s Reg Williams was a trapeze artist, pictured here under his stage name of 'Delgado'. His act, called the 'Slide of Death', was a highlight of the Hippodrome Vaudeville Company's show.