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Firefighters using the station pole

Firefighters descending from the recreation room via a pole at the Christchurch Central Fire Station at 178 Lichfield Street.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Memorial window at the Christchurch Teachers College

Close-up of the memorial window at the Christchurch Teachers College on the corner of Montreal Street and Peterborough Street.

Date 1942-03-03
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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Bowker Fountain, Victoria Square

A worker cleaning the Bowker Fountain in Victoria Square looking towards the Victoria Street bridge.

Date 1948-01-07
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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Fort Jervois inspection

A group of officials inspecting Fort Jervois on Ripapa Island just off the Banks Peninsula near Diamond Harbour.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Fort Jervois drawbridge

A group of officials on the drawbridge to Fort Jervois on Ripapa Island just off the Banks Peninsula near Diamond Harbour.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Gun pit, Fort Jervois

A group of officials inspecting a gun pit at Fort Jervois on Ripapa Island just off the Banks Peninsula near Diamond Harbour.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Sumner Beach

A view of a festival taking place on Sumner Beach looking towards Scarborough.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Horse judging at A and P show

Horses for judging at the Canterbury Agricultural and Pastoral Association Show at Addington showgrounds.

Date 1940-11-15
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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Bowker Fountain and Cook statue

The Bowker Fountain and statue of Captain James Cook in Victoria Square looking across Colombo Street towards Victoria Street.

Date 1941-12-11
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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Whitebait net

A whitebaiter using a net to catch whitebait in the Avon River.

Date 1940-08-29
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Collection 1940s Star photographs

High tide at Christchurch Yacht Club

Exceptionally high tide at the jetty of the Christchurch Yacht Club at Redcliffs looking towards Southshore.

Date 1945-11-23
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Collection 1940s Star photographs

TAB electronic equipment demonstration

Demonstration of an electronic ticket issuing machine and electronic totalisator equipment at Riccarton Racecourse. Pictured, third from right, is the managing director of Automatic Totalisators Ltd...

Date 1947-05-08
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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Grading deer skins

Deer skins being untied and graded in a central city store.

Date 1945-07-05
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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Bales of deer skins

Bales of deer skins prepared and ready for shipment.

Date 1945-07-05
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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Tanners splitting a hide

Tanners splitting a hide into two layers prior to tanning.

Date 1945-09-21
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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Sheep fleece being rolled

Workers with fleece and taking it to be rolled.

Date 1940-04-06
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Collection 1940s Star photographs