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Avon Dating Centre advertising

Sign advertising the Avon Dating Centre and Serenade Escort Agency.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Dental kits being distributed in Canterbury primary schools

Example of a kit distributed to Canterbury primary schools including a tube of Colgate toothpaste, toothbrush and information on how to brush teeth.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

First day for pupils at Papanui School

Two children aged five, Karen Robinson and Philip Hair holding hands on their first day at Papanui School. Other children are visible in the background.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Godley Quay slip, Lyttelton

Cracks and damage to Godley Quay road and wall, Lyttelton following a land slip. A group of people are visible inspecting the damage with Lyttelton Harbour visible in the background.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Godley Quay slip, Lyttelton

Cracks and damage to Godley Quay road and wall, Lyttelton following a land slip. Two men are pictured in the centre of the road repairing damage to telegraph lines. The Lyttelton Engineering Co Ltd...

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Bulging wall following Godley Quay slip, Lyttelton

View from the Quayside in Lyttelton looking towards the Sutton Quay footway and up to the bulging retaining wall below Godley Quay road following a slip. Barriers and police cars are visible in the...

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Atlas thermowave ovens

A worker stood next to a line of Atlas thermowave ovens ready to be exported to Australia.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Air-testing balloon, McLean's Mansion

An air-testing balloon in flight above the grounds of McLean's Mansion. The Mansion is visible in the background and a 4x4 vehicle and equipment for the balloon is in the foreground.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Aulsebrooks biscuit factory

Exterior of Aulsebrook & Co Limited biscuit factory on the corner of Montreal Street and St Asaph Street. Cars are visible parked and travelling in the foreground.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Barrington Shopping Mall, Spreydon

Interior of Barrington Shopping Mall decorated for Christmas. Richards Shoe Tree, a florist, Salon Barrington, Barrington Menswear and Noel Leeming stores are pictured within the Mall.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Artist and teacher Clark Esplin

Clark Esplin, artist and art teacher at Shirley Intermediate School in a classroom painting a series of joggers.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Sockburn panorama cake for centennial celebrations

Mrs Diane Crofts, of Sockburn Bakery, working on completing a panorama of Sockburn with paddocks, sheep and houses on cake to celebrate 100 years of the Hornby area.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Goldfish at a pet show, Riccarton Mall

Annell Tewnion holding up her pet goldfish in a jar at a school holiday pet show in Riccarton Mall.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Cat at a pet show, Riccarton Mall

Cindy Baker holding her pet cat Blackey at a school holiday pet show in Riccarton Mall.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Waimairi Vintage Country Fair 78

Groups of children playing under a the livery chute of a threshing machine, amongst a pile of hay, at the Waimairi Vintage Country Fair.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Blade shearing at the Waimairi Vintage Country Fair 78

Demonstration of a sheep shearing using the old fashioned blade shearing method at the Waimairi Vintage Country Fair.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Drivers union stopwork meeting

A driver speaking out at the call for action at the Stopwork meeting of the Drivers Union at Christchurch Town Hall.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Ice Hockey club members at the Centaurus Rink

Group shot of Ice Hockey Club members, from left, Joe Begei, Jerome Raateland, Stephen Hayden and Dereck Mine ready for action at the Centaurus Rink, Cashmere.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Female Canterbury ice hockey team member

Portrait of Prue Taylor, the only female member of the Canterbury ice hockey team, with her skates and hockey stick.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

State housing, Hei Hei

Exterior of the 100,000th State house built by the State of New Zealand at 84 Vanguard Drive.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Poggle the robot

A robot called Poggle with a two year old child, Warren Beecroft and his mum, Mrs R. J. Beecroft on Worcester Street. The robot was out for a trial run ahead of a visit to Christchurch Hospital.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Avonside Girls' High School new classrooms

Exterior of an extension to the Jobberns wing at Avonside Girls' High School during the final stages of construction. The extension is built on the site of the old Davis House.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs

Bowls triples at Burnside Green

Burnside green during the Christchurch centre's women's champion of champion bowls triples.

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Collection 1978 Star photographs