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Moorhouse Carpet Market

Carpets on display at the Moorhouse Carpet Market on Moorhouse Avenue.

Date 1978-10-09
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Shades French Bakery oven

Gabriel Kremer checks the new oven at Shades French Bakery on Hereford Street shortly before it opens.

Date 1978-05-04
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Decorating Christmas cakes at Ernest Adams

Mrs Vivian Hopkins (left) and Mrs Doreen Ramsey decorating Christmas cakes at the Ernest Adams factory in Phillipstown for export to Australia.

Date 1978-08-24
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Akaroa Volunteer Fire Brigade fire engine

The new Akaroa Volunteer Fire Brigade fire engine, a Chevrolet Custom C35 chassis and cab, the first of its kind in New Zealand.

Date 1978-10-03
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Soccer ball made in Tonga

Francine Porteous, executive officer responsible for the Pacific Islands Industrial Development Scheme (PIIDS), with a soccer ball that will be manufactured in Tonga by F. C. Matthews and Sons Ltd.

Date 1978-07-19
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Jenny Meyer of Thyme Cottage

Jenny Meyer, owner of Thyme Cottage on Colombo Street towards Edgeware Road in St Albans.

Date 1978-03-11
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Resource Type Image
Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Golfball painting

Carol Ornsby lifts golf balls from the paint machine at the Spalding factory on Radley Street in Woolston.

Date 1978-12-07
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Wattyl Award winner, Murray Turnbull

Murray Turnbull of M.W. Richardson Limited on Fitzgerald Avenue, winner of the Wattyl Award for best furniture finishing apprentice in New Zealand.

Date 1978-10-31
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Ken Gibson celebrating the end of his apprenticeship

Ken Gibson, being wheeled in a tea chest by his workmates at the end of a four year book binding apprenticeship at Whitcoulls Production on Colombo Street.

Date 1978-10-05
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Prize winning apprentices

Mark McFadden (left), David Lawrie, Peter Jordan and Peter Smith, apprentices from the bookbinding and printing trades who received awards for their work at the Canterbury Manufacturers Association...

Date 1978-10-05
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Resusathon 1978

Ray Stevens of the St John Ambulance Association timing Greg Rawlinson as he performs resuscitation on a mannequin as part of Resusathon 1978 at New Brighton.

Date 1978-02-06
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Inspection of steel bars for export

Alan Rowlands inspects steel allow bars, manufactured by Stainless Castings Limited on Curries Road, which are to be exported to Australia.

Date 1978-03-22
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs