New Zealand Disasters
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Compilation tape from four New Zealand disasters -
1) Southland floods 1984
2) Tangiwai 1953 (Iincludes Prime Minister Sidney Holland's broadcast to the country from Waiouru Army Camp; interview with eye witness
3) Napier earthquake 1931 (Spectrum 'Earthshock')
4) Wahine disaster 1968
Assembled from Sounds Archives material, this tape was released as an educational recording for schools by Michael Leyden Publications. Recorded in 1986.
Reference number 38657
Media type AUDIO
Collection Sound Collection
Ngā Taonga Korero Collection
Napier (N.Z.)/New Zealand
Southland (N.Z.)/New Zealand
Tangiwai Rail Disaster, Tangiwai, N.Z.