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Inspection of Persian rugs

C. Bergman (left), J. Tito, B. Allat and M. Herezo (right) inspecting rugs on the finishing line at the UEB plant in Auckland. The yarn for these rugs was produced in Christchurch.

Date 1979-05-31
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Television set display

Display of television sets for sale in a technology retail store.

Date 1979-10-17
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Hornby High School classrooms and students

Exterior of Hornby High School classrooms with students in the foreground in the playground area.

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Bethany Maternity Hospital, Papanui

Exterior of the main entrance to Bethany Maternity Hospital at 34 Paparoa Street, Papanui. The hospital was managed by the Salvation Army and provided services for un-married teenage mothers.

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Riccarton High School uniform designs

Students from Riccarton High School wearing different uniform options. The students are, from left, Christine McWha wearing the former uniform and Alison Twentyman, Sylvia Fensome and Janette Reid...

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Emergency vehicle for Banks Peninsula

View of an emergency rescue vehicle, a Toyota Land Cruiser, for Banks Peninsula which will be based in Akaroa and manned by the Akaroa Volunteer Fire Brigade.

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

1938 Ford Deluxe coupe at a car show at Canterbury Court

Richard Erdman inspecting Jim Webber's 1938 Ford Deluxe coupe on display at a car show at Canterbury Court hosted by the Lyttelton Rotary Club.

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Tania Baraball rides pillion on the wall of death act

The "Wall of Death" motorcycle act with Tania Baraball, a fourth former at Hillmorton High School, riding pillion as part of the act as it is performed in Addington.

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

D For Dog, recovering from his injuries

Close-up of D for Dog with a bucket around his head to stop him pulling out stitches put in as a result of injuries sustained during a fight in Rawhiti Domain whilst he was on a walk.

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Graeme Hore, his daughter and pet dog in a sailboat

Mount Pleasant Yacht Club skipper Graeme Hore, his daughter, Sharon and their pet dog Gina in a sailboat in the Estuary. Gina, the mongrel terrier is wearing a tailor made life jacket.

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Lifting of the spire at St Augstine's Church, Cashmere

Exterior of St Augustine's Church in Cashmere during the lifting of the spire by a crane which contains one of the Christchurch's oldest bells. The spire was removed for restoration work following...

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Shirley Area Instrumental scheme leaving for Nelson

Children part of the Shirley Area Instrumental Scheme including the Shirley Intermediate Recorder Ensemble and Senior Orchestra, in school uniforms with luggage, including musical instruments, prior...

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Para Pools shop interior

Interior of the Para Pools store with displays of swimming pools and promotional bunting and signage.

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Kiddey's Toy Centre, Merivale Mall

Interior of stock displayed at Kiddey's Toy Centre in Merivale Mall, an additional store to the centre at 687 Colombo Street.

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Thomas Brown drive-in "fuel bar", Papanui

Exterior of Thomas Brown drive-in "fuel bar" and signage at 36 Harewood Road, Papanui which allows customers to collect home heating fuel easily. Signage also advertises different types of heating...

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Roundabout Records, Papanui

Exterior of Roundabout Records in the Roundabout Arcade at 10 Main North Road, Papanui.

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Parishioners laying foundations for Hornby Anglican Church

Vicar, Reverend M. M. Warren (right), Mrs Vida Beattie to his right and other parishioners at work laying pikelets with the foundations for the new Hornby Anglican Church. This will replace the former...

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Pallets of Coca Cola at Southern Bottlers

A forklift driver unloads a pallet of Coca Cola at Southern Bottlers Limited on Chapmans road just off Port Hills Road in Hillsborough.

Date 1979-11-15
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

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