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Moorhouse Avenue tramsheds

Exterior of the former tramsheds on Moorhouse Avenue on the corner with Falsgrave Street in Waltham. To the right is the Christchurch Gasworks.

Date 1976-11-17
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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Waimakariri River rafting excursion

Paul Yeo, Jill Overeem, Lynn Surgenor and Tricia Hewett stop for a break during a rafting trip on the Waimakariri River.

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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Commercial development site, Peterborough Street

A crane lifting a concrete slab into position on a commercial development site on Peterborough Street.

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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Cutting turf to make instant lawn

Cutting turf to make instant lawn for Canterbury Turf Laying Co Ltd and Morgan and Pollard Ltd.

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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

CMW Industries employees

Employees of CMW Industries on Montreal Street which makes agricultural spraying equipment. Pictured are, from left, Bevan Brown, Maurice Cooper and Robert Hogg.

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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Throwing snowballs

Children with a wheel barrow full of snow throwing snowballs at the camera. From left, Lewis Smith, Chris Mooar and Lyall Smith with two of their friends in the background.

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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Penguins in the snow

Kim Collier with taxidermied penguins on the Avon River bank in the snow. They normally occupy glass cases at the DSIR (Department of Scientific and Industrial Research) Antarctic division.

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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Snow on the port hills

View of the central city, looking south towards the Government Life building in Cathedral Square and beyond to snow on the Port Hills.

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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

The former university quadrangle

The quadrangle at the former University of Canterbury building, now the Christchurch Arts Centre.

Date 1976-02-28
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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Jan Harper

Jan Harper, the South Island's only female butcher.

Date 1976-03-15
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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Harold Fletcher

Harold Fletcher of Percy's Meat Market on Worcester Street with his limited supply due to the drivers strikes.

Date 1976-08-30
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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Aalt Verkerk

Aalt Verkerk with meat products.

Date 1976-08-30
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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Sale shoppers at A. J. Whites furnishing store

Scene of customers rushing through the entrance of A. J. Whites on the corner of Tuam Street and High Street at the start of their annual sale.

Date 1976-05-07
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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Avon River and Town Hall

View of the Avon River, Victoria Square with Victoria Street bridge in the centre and the Christchurch Town Hall. Taken from the Supreme Court building under construction.

Date 1976-09-29
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Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

St John Ambulance Cadet competitions

Cadets taking part in an annual competition at the St John Ambulance headquarters on Peterborough Street. Pictured is the "patient" A. Malaquin being treated by, from left, B. Chidgey, R. Spence and C...

Date 1965-04-24
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Simulated disaster at Limes Hospital

A St John Ambulance member tends to a "victim" with a broken leg in a simulated disaster amongst the ruins of Limes Hospital. Done under emergency lighting as part of a civil defence training exercise...

Date 1985-08-05
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs