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Heathcote Methodist Church

Exterior of Heathcote Methodist Church with the Port Hills partially visible in the background.

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Rubbish collection truck and crew

A group of three men loading rubbish onto a truck for the Paparua County Council on Yaldhurst Road.

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Removal of stuck kite

Municipal Electricity Department lineman, Jock McGill removes a kite stuck on powerlines in Vardon Crescent.

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Delegates attending the Jehovah's Witness convention

View across packed stands at Lancaster Park Stadium with delegates during the opening address of the Jehovah's Witness convention.

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Cars and shoppers in New Brighton

Queues of cars and packed footpaths along shops in New Brighton on the last trading day before Christmas. Shakel Meats butcher, a chemist and a Shell garage are all visible along the street.

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Denton Park cycle arena

View across the track to the stands at Denton Park cycle arena on Main South Road, Hornby.

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Victory hostess outfits, Christchurch Commonwealth Games

Two women modelling the victory hostess outfits and medal designs for the Christchurch Commonwealth Games, from left, Virginia Mills and Carolyn Morton.

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Merchandise for the Christchurch Commonwealth Games

Selection of merchandise from a total of seventy firms that were granted concessions to use the Commonwealth Games symbol on their products including balloons, bags, dolls, t-shirts and drinks.

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Victory hostess outfits, Christchurch Commonwealth Games

Two women modelling the victory hostess evening gowns for the Christchurch Commonwealth Games, from left, Virginia Mills and Carolyn Morton. The gowns were designed by Mrs Eileen Halley.

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Branded car for the Christchurch Commonwealth Games

Chairman of the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee, Mr Ron Scott checking the key in one of the 181 fleet cars branded with the Christchurch Commonwealth Games logo. Liz Sanders, one of the...

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Christchurch Commonwealth Games medallion

Example of the Christchurch Commonwealth Games medallion designed by F. J. Bierens of Auckland to represent the racial harmony of New Zealand with both the kiwi and tiki incorporated into the design.

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Merchandise for the Christchurch Commonwealth Games

Mrs Claire Phipps, assistant marketing executive on the Games Promotion Committee with merchandise from a total of seventy firms that were granted concessions to use the Commonwealth Games symbol on...

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Māori performance at QEII Park

A man doing a Māori performance on the pitch at QEII Park to mark the opening of the Stadium space.

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Opening ceremony at QEII Park

Groups of children on the pitch at QEII Park stadium representing Canterbury sporting organisations during the opening ceremony of the Park. In the background are the main stands full of spectators.

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Official opening of the QEII Stadium

Former triple Olympic Gold medallist Peter Snell on stage at the official opening of the QEII Stadium. The audience is visible in the stands behind.

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

School of Engineering library, University of Canterbury

Book display in the School of Engineering library at the University of Canterbury of the 50 best books of the 1972 publishing year chosen by the American Institute of Graphic Arts. The display is...

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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Inflatable rabbit at the Industries Fair

An inflatable rabbit with a mouse circus inside at the Industries Fair, next to Canterbury Court at the Addington Show Grounds,

Date 1973-08-18
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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Fire at Māori Girls Hostel

Firefighters removing corrugated iron roofing to extinguish a fire at the Māori Girls Hostel on the corner of Papanui Road and Webb Street. The fire broke out whilst painters were burning paint from...

Date 1973-03-10
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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Burnt remains of a house

The burnt remains of a house on Clifton Hill, overlooking Moncks Bay.

Date 1973-02-08
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Collection 1973 Star photographs

Fire in the Maritime Explorer

Firefighters attending a fire in the hold of the Maritime Explorer at Lyttelton Harbour.

Date 1973-02-01
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Collection 1973 Star photographs