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Truth Clippings

Identifier: clels4

Scope and Contents

A collection of newspaper clippings and typed scripts. Detail many of social concerns such as the justice system, censorship, health standards, communism, police conduct, resources and tension between newspaper publishers. The case of Malcom Belcher’s confinement after a protest explosion is the predominant focus. The publication date range is 1956-2004. The subject matter includes dates as far back as 1954.


  • Creation: Collection covers ca 1960-2010

Conditions Governing Access

Access is freely available within the J.C.Beaglehole Room for research and private study. For any use beyond this, please contact the J.C.Beaglehole Room ( in the first instance.


From the Fonds: 100 linear_centimeters (Hutt Valley Independent and Upper Hutt Advertiser (2009.044) has been given a call number (DU401.1 H982) and is located on the Atlas shelving.)

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Repository Details

Part of the Tapuaka Heritage & Archive Collections - JC Beaglehole Reading Room, Victoria University of Wellington Library Repository

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