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Wesley Lodge on Park Terrace

People attending a seminar on care for the elderly at Wesley Lodge at 138 Park Terrace.

Date 1958-00-00
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Windsor House dining room

Dining room at Windsor House home for the aged at 47 New Brighton Road in Shirley shortly prior to opening.

Date 1959-11-23
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Hospital wing of the Woodchester Eventide Home

The hospital wing of the Woodchester Eventide Home at 76 Banks Avenue in Dallington run by the Christchurch Presbyterian Social Services Association shortly prior to opening.

Date 1959-10-30
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Moa fossils at 36 Glenelg Spur

Gillian and Jennifer Anderson of 36 Glenelg Spur in Hillsborough with moa fossils found by their father as he began excavations for a basement on the property.

Date 1959-09-28
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Archaeological group at Redcliffs cave

Members of the Canterbury Museum archaeological group excavating at Redcliffs cave. Pictured are, from left, Sandra Johnson, Kathleen Fletcher, Ngaire Harris and Diana Angel.

Date 1959-10-20
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Moa hunters' oven

Barry Eames, 13, with a moa hunters' whale oven he helped discover at Redcliffs.

Date 1958-07-09
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Fire station pole

Firefighters using the pole at the Christchurch Central Fire Station at 178 Lichfield Street.

Date 1959-05-13
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Site of new central fire station

Proposed site of the central fire station prior to construction, taken from Lichfield Street looking south-east towards Barbadoes Street, Christchurch Gas Works and the Port Hills.

Date 1952-05-05
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Preparing foundations for Christchurch Star building

Earthmoving equipment in use on the construction of the foundations of the Christchurch Star office building on Kilmore Street.

Date unspecified year in 1950
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Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Bus in rural Banks Peninsula

View of a rural mail delivery bus travelling on a rural road near Pigeon Bay on the Banks Peninsula.

Date 1959-09-21
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Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs