This photograph of communist activist and intellectual Chip Bailey was taken in the 1950s, at a time when he was a major force in the Wellington Drivers’ Union. He worked to rebuild the union when it was deregistered and left the Federation of Labour following the 1951 waterfront strike.
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Alexander Turnbull Library, Meg Bailey Collection
Photograph by Don and Beatrice Peat Studio
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