Headmaster, Mr A.E.L. Britton, with two pupils, Barbara Ford (centre) and Caroline Van der Steeg, polishing the sign for Hornby High School prior to the official opening of the school.
Group of people participating in a Wednesday Wood Sculpture class at Risingholme Community Centre, Opawa.
Bill Elderton, children's librarian, reading to a group of children in the Canterbury Public Library.
Canterbury Public Library building on Hereford Street, with the Central Police Station visible in background.
Preparation of logs for veneering at Fletchers Mandeville Street factory.
A grader clearing the snow on Dyers Pass Road with cars and buses in the background.
Aerial view of central Christchurch looking south over Moorhouse Avenue and Hagley Park.
A train makes its way along the railway lines surrounded by snow.
Operation Deep Freeze servicemen and their New Zealand wives. Pictured are, from left, Julie and Dennis Stephens, Linda and Ray Lish, Marie and Tim O'Connor, Sandra and Edward Weidner, Irene and...
Helicopter transporting roofing materials at Lyttelton.
Damage to the roof of the No.4 stand at Lancaster Park caused by storms.
Members of the Christchurch School of Instrumental Music performing at the Great Hall at the Christchurch Arts Centre.
Chris James with geography department books for relocation to the University of Canterbury Ilam campus.
Murray McGregor (left) and Edwin Cross sat on the largest timber sorting table in Canterbury at McVicar Timber Ltd in Johns Road.
"A photo of Anne Ogilvie in traditional Brownie uniform at the family home in Centaurus Rd. Working on badges like sewing and first aid were important skills to learn. The Girl Guide biscuits were a...
Production line at the fibreboard plant at Canterbury Timber Products.
McVicar Timber Ltd in Johns Road, seen from the air.
N. O. Pierson Limited Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers at a newly developed Industrial subdivision on Wairakei Road.
Children in floodwater on Waitaki Street, Bexley.
Exterior of the newly opened premises of Garden City Shoes on Shakespeare Road, Waltham.
A bark stripping machine at the Canterbury Sawmillers Association wood chip factory site on Sawyers Arms Road.
Students from the Ilam School of Fie Arts, Terry Bird (left), Robin Coutts, and Alistair Dyer on the roof of the Speedway Safety Helmets factory they have just finished painting.
Aerial view of the University of Canterbury buildings with markings showing which buildings are proposed to remain following the University's move to the new campus in Ilam. Worcester Street and...
Flats at 415 Avonhead Road beneath electricity pylons.