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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

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

Fire ladders on display

The old fire ladder (foreground) and the new turntable ladder for the Christchurch Fire Service in the yard at the Central Fire Station on Kilmore Street.

Date 1979-02-15
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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

Former school hall in Akaroa

Exterior of a former convent and school hall in Akaroa, shortly prior to being converted into Pompallier Village retirement home.

Date 1979-08-04
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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Pompallier Village development, Akaroa

Jan Shuttleworth (right), chairman of the building committee and Bo' Smith with the project notes on the construction site of Pompallier Village retirement home in Akaroa.

Date 1979-08-04
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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

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

National "Bursaries Action Day", Cathedral Square

Group of University students with sandwich boards demonstrating and performing street theatre during National "Bursaries Action Day" in Cathedral Square seeking improvement to bursaries made available...

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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

Martin's Toys and Hobbies store Christmas stock

Interior of Martins Toys and Hobbies store in Northlands Shopping Centre during the unpacking of Christmas toy stock for a pre-Christmas layby sale. Boxes of Star Wars and Cat's Eye toys are in the...

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Collection 1979 Star photographs

Lion Breweries Ltd truck

A Lion Breweries Ltd truck being filled by two employees using hoses at a Christchurch depot.

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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

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

Parishioners laying foundations for Hornby Anglican Church

Vicar, Reverend M. M. Warren (right), Mrs Vida Beattle to his right and other parishioners at work laying pikelets as foundations for the new Hornby Anglican Church, replacing the former church that...

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Collection 1979 Star photographs