Exterior of the Mary Potter Hospice, Calvary Hospital on Caledonian Road on the corner with Bealey Avenue in Richmond.
View of the front entrance to the Mary Potter Hospice for the Aged Sick on Caledonian Road.
Archaeological dig consisting of eight foot square grids at Wairau Bar in Marlborough.
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...
View of a tractor driving along a ridge in a field as part of testing.
A model of a tractor being used as part of a demonstration of tractor safety to a group of students.
New Brighton firefighters outside the New Brighton Fire Station.
The photo was taken to mark the fiftieth jubilee of the New Brighton brigade in 1958.
Back, from left to right: Fireman: J. Rouse...
Stanley Barrett (left) in the old firefighter's uniform and David Stickings in the new waterproofed uniform outside the Central Fire Station and 200 Kilmore Street.
Sergeant I. M. Russell (left) and Lance Corporal J. Ryal with the remains of a 19th century shell dredged from Lyttelton Harbour and then cracked open at West Melton where it was found to not have a...
Firefighters and crowds outside Nu-Way Dry Cleaners in Colombo Street near the intersection with Cashel Street following an explosion.
Labour Department explosives consultant, Laurie Stephenson (left), watches P.O. Nee, a department safety inspector, fit a fuse into a stick of gelignite, during the final day of a course in the safe...
Remains of a damaged building at Anderson Limited after an explosion of a gas cylinder.
Damage to the bitumen delivery and blending tank at Shell Oil Company's bulk bitumen installation in Lyttelton, after it exploded.
A firefighter jumping into a jumping sheet as part of a drill at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.
Firefighters with breathing apparatus waiting to enter the basement of 140-142 Lichfield Street as part of a training exercise.
Members of the Veterans' Association, Army, Navy and auxiliary forces lay a wreath at the Queen Victoria statue to commemorate the signing of the South African War peace treaty.
Members of the Canterbury branch of the Main Body Association with the Gallipoli Pine at Elizabeth Park. Pictured are, from left, C. S. Round, A. G. Anderson, J. W. Eade and L. D. McGee. The tree is a...
Veterans of the South African War commemorate the signing of the South African War peace treaty in Victoria Square by the Queen Victoria statue.
Fire engines relocating from the old Central Fire Station at 178 Lichfield Street to the new one at 200 Kilmore Street.
Fire engines at the new Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street station shortly after relocating the fire engines from the former site at 178 Lichfield Street.
Exterior of the new Lyttelton fire station prior to its opening at 57 London Street.
Electronic switchboard in the watchhouse at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.
J. K. McAlpine (right), the Minister of Transport with Chief Fire Officer Mr L. R. Osmond inspecting firefighters at the opening of the new Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.
Firefighters lined up for inspection by the Minister of Transport at the opening of the new Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.