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Jenny Dillard outside Spreydon Fire Station

Jenny Dillard, 26, outside Spreydon Fire Station after being rejected by the Fire Brigades Union of Canterbury following executives of the Union voting against allowing women into the fire service.

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Planting a ramarama shrub

Member for Parliament for Lyttelton, Mrs Ann Hercus, with Shane Forrester (left) and Marnie Palmer of Waltham School, planting a ramarama shrub on the Waimairi plantation.

Date 1979-06-07
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

University of Canterbury clock

The new clock, gifted by the Bank of New South Wales, at the University of Canterbury.

Date 1979-03-20
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Christchurch Teachers College open day

Michael Thomas teaches screen printing to, from left, Andrea Mahon, Megan Smith and Victoria Pardy-Halliday at the Christchurch Teachers College open day on the Ilam campus.

Date 1979-10-12
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Christchurch Teachers College Ilam campus

View of the Christchurch Teachers College campus at Ilam looking towards the tower block.

Date 1979-07-04
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Northern motorway

The northern motorway, looking north as it bypasses Kaiapoi. The onramp from Cosgroves Road is to the left.

Date 1979-10-18
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Vacation Hotel

Vacation Hotel on Colombo Street with the Cook statue in Victoria Square in the foreground.

Date 1979-03-03
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Demolition of stables

Demolition of the former stables for the horses which drew the first trams in Cathedral Square.

Date 1979-07-19
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

The Whitcoulls packaging plant in Hornby

Adjustments being made to the six colour printing press at the Whitcoulls packaging plant in Hornby.

Date 1979-04-10
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Okains Bay bullock team

Bullock procession as part of the Waitangi Day celebratory trek from North Hagley Park towards Cathedral Square.

Date 1979-01-31
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Andersons Engineering boilers

Boilers under construction at Andersons Engineering Limited factory on Curries Road in Hillsborough.

Date 1979-01-27
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Boiler at Andersons Foundry

View of a boiler being produced at Andersons Foundry for a floating crane for use at Lyttelton called Rapaki.

Date 1979-01-27
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Grinding mill construction at Mace Engineering

Allan Sullivan at Mace Engineering on Durham Street, constructing a grinding mill for the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter.

Date 1979-06-01
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Old and new fire ladders

A view of the old (right) and new fire ladders of the Christchurch Fire Service in the yard at the Central Fire Station on Kilmore Street. The photographer, John McComb, had arranged for several...

Date 1979-02-16
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Redecorating youth drop in centre

Craig Courteny, Terry Davis, Maree Lang and Lorraine Wiersma redecorating the drop in centre for unemployed youth at 227 Selwyn Street in Spreydon.

Date 1979-12-08
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Testing a bumper car at the Industries Fair

George Luke tests a bumper car at the Industries Fair at Addington Show Grounds.

Date 1979-08-13
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Collection 1979 Star photographs