Explosives for the New Zealand Army being unloaded from the frigate Blackpool at Lyttelton.
Miles Ruddenklau (left) of the New Brighton Jaycees with Chief Superintendent of the Christchurch Fire Board F. Hardy with a resuscitator unit. The unit was presented to the Christchurch Fire Board by...
Female volunteer firefighters at Brunner rolling out a hose. Pictured left is Nancy Wylie.
Nancy Wylie, of the Brunner volunteer firefighters driving a fire engine.
N.G. Pickering (right), B. A. Hyland and T. Jack (rear) inspect a parade of firefighter recruits during their passing out parade at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.
Cressy House as viewed from Cressy Terrace, Lyttelton.
Interior of a bedroom at Cressy House, Lyttelton with views across towards Banks Peninsula.
Sign advertising S B potatoes growing in a patch on an island intersection of Ferry Road and St Asaph Street.
Interior of Wesley Church, Fitzgerald Avenue during a service with a small congregation.
People dining in the cafeteria at Aldersgate, Durham Street Methodist Church during lunch hour.
Exterior of Edgeware Road Methodist Church at 90 Edgeware Road, St Albans.
Exterior of Wesley Church on the corner of Fitzgerald Avenue and Worcester Street, with cars parks along the road in the foreground.
Exterior and grounds of Risingholme Community Centre, Opawa
Interior of the Scott Brothers Ltd factory showing the conveyor belt system that carries various parts of the range to and from where the porcelain enamelling process takes place. Several workers are...
A line of electricians with ovens in the Scott Brothers Ltd factory testing them using a switchboard ahead of them leaving the factory for general sale.
Man using a Pensotti planer machine inside the Scott Brothers Ltd factory. The machine can handle work up to 14ft long and is used for electric range production.
A group of girls at Christchurch Airport wearing costumes from the American film "Airport". The girls are, from left, Carol Russell, Marion Russell, Pat Henderson, Lynda Sweet, Jocelyn Smith, Marlene...
Fergie McCormick leaving the pitch at Lancaster Park following a field goal in the last moments of a rugby match (Canterbury v Wellington) to save the Ranfurly Shield for Canterbury. Supporters are...
Gameplay action of Western Suburbs goalkeeper Bruce Nicol making a save, supported by his team mates during a National Soccer League match against Christchurch United at English Park, St Albans.
Dave Merritt taking a corner ahead of Robin Wilkinson at the start of the Heathcote Valley Go-kart Grand Prix. In the background are racers, from left, Bill Munn, Doug Varnham and Doug Drake.
Two students from the University of Canterbury dressed as Butch Cassidy and the Sundance kid, stealing the Ranfuly Shield on horseback as part of Capping week celebrations. The two students are...
RNZAF Station staff, Flight-Lieutenant D. Webb (Left), Corporal R.D Allan and L.B. Jowers moving a model of an Orion aircraft into position at Haywrights for a display to mark the 50th anniversary of...
View down Redgrave Street in Halswell, a modern State housing complex with underground power. Houses line the street with the Port Hills in the background.
Exterior of the Royal George Tavern at 67 Fitzgerald Avenue with the street flooded. Customers are visible in the doorway to the Tavern looking out and a bicycle is parked outside.