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Memories

Do you recognise anyone in the photographs? Do you have any stories about the locations or events? If you are too young, perhaps you can ask someone else who might remember the scenes depicted in this...

Highlights from the Samuel Anstey collection

Highlights from the Samuel Anstey collection of glass plate negatives. Anstey was an early Antigua Boat Sheds owner who took many photos creating a remarkable record of the early 1900's.

Queenspark Estate, Parklands

View along Queenspark Drive on the Queenspark Estate during the final stages of its construction in Parklands.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Star photographs

1986 Star photographs

Images from the Star copy prints collection, 1986. Image credit: Advertising billboards on the corner of Colombo Street and Carlyle Street on the railway overbridge, Sydenham. CCL-StarP-00029A. The...

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Christchurch Star copy prints

Filipino community

Interviews with members of the Christchurch Filipino community about Philippine Independence Day. The interviews took place in 2020 as part of the Philippine Independence Day Celebration 2020 project...

Date 2020
Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Our stories

The Southern provinces almanac, directory, diary and year-book

The Southern Provinces Almanac was published annually from 1853 to 1892. Originally the Almanac covered a number of provinces, but from 1865 the Almanac concentrated on Canterbury. The Almanac lists...

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Publications

Windsor House Home for the Elderly in Shirley

The Governor General, Sir Arthur Porritt meeting residents and admiring the statue of 'Knitting Girl' on the grounds of Windsor House home for the elderly in Shirley during a visit to commemorate 10...

Date 1969-11-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Southern provinces almanac, 1867

Contains notes on events in 1867 for the province of Canterbury. The almanac contents include a number of Provincial Government directories, and directories of trades and callings as well as postal...

Format Publication
Resource Type Text
Collection The Southern provinces almanac, directory, diary and year-book

Antigua Boat Sheds

The Antigua Boat Sheds were built in 1882 on the Avon River by the Antigua Street Bridge. The boating services they offer have remained a popular attraction for both locals and tourists to the city....