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Tom Pyle of Langford House

Tom Pyle, 82, resident of Langford House at 20 Battersea Street in Sydenham. He is sitting outside the facility with his suitcase following the decision was made by the Canterbury Aged Welfare Council...

Date 1981-12-11
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Barkers non-alcoholic drinks

Ali White operates the filling machine at Barkers Winery, Geraldine which has just started producing non-alcoholic fruit drinks.

Date 1981-12-19
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

21 years of The Star excursions for the elderly

Albert Thompson, 94, cuts a Christmas cake celebrating 21 years of The Star excursions for the elderly at the Captain's Table restaurant at Christchurch Airport. Watching him is Star promotions...

Date 1981-12-11
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Mabel Thomas, aged 100

Mabel Thomas, aged 100, in her home on Geraldine Street, Edgeware.

Date 1981-05-16
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Mabel Thomas as a young woman

Mabel Thomas, now aged 100, as a younger woman, pictured at extreme right front.

Date 1981-05-16
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Jack McLean visiting Christchurch

Jack McLean, aged 97, arriving in Christchurch on an Air New Zealand flight from Dunedin to visit relatives in Christchurch. His wheelchair is being pushed by cabin attendant Ann Proctor.

Date 1981-02-20
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Boiler destined for Lyttelton

A section of a boiler constructed by Andersons Engineering being transported over Evans Pass Road to Lyttelton.

Date 1981-10-21
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Southern Grain Spirits gin still

A copper gin still imported from the United Kingdom being lifted into place at Southern Grain Spirits, Kaiapoi - the South Island's first gin distillery.

Date 1981-09-04
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Janice Barnett and Neil Dawson sculpture

Janice Barnett, 20, receptionist at the Arts Centre, with Neil Dawson sculpture suspended above the northern quadrangle at the Christchurch Arts Centre.

Date 1981-04-10
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Falling Fence by Rosemary Johnson

"Rosemary Johnson with her art installation, "Falling Fence" in the quadrangle of the Arts Centre. The installation is part of Anzart, an international arts festival at the Arts Centre."

Date 1981-08-18
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Explosion at Anderson Engineering

Police guarding the scene of an acetylene tank explosion at Anderson Heavy Ferrous Foundry Centre on Curries Road, Woolston. The tank exploded as it was being unloaded from a flat deck truck.

Date 1981-05-14
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Planned fire at Akaroa fire station

Akaroa firefighters with the Akaroa fire station which they deliberately set alight as the brigade is due to move to a new station next door. Pictured are, (front) Des Kotlowski, Ted McNabb (chief...

Date 1981-12-07
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Rolleston volunteer firefighters

Female volunteer firefighters who have just passed their voluntary firefighters course and have started work as part of the Rolleston Voluntary Fire Brigade. Pictured are, from left, Daphne Cowan...

Date 1991-06-21
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Shelter by Morgan Jones

Shelter, an art installation by Ashburton artist, Morgan Jones, at the Arts Centre near the entrance to the Court Theatre. The installation is part of Anzart, an international arts festival at the...

Date 1981-08-18
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Defibrillators for St John Ambulance

Chair of the Christchurch St John Ambulance subcentre, R. Gray (left), with secretary of the Cardiac Companions Association (N. Columbus) and defibrillators the Association has donated.

Date 1981-11-05
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

St John Ambulance cadets

Cadets who will represent Canterbury and the West Coast at the St John Ambulance Brigade's national championship. Pictured are, clockwise, Karl Koch, Linda Frost, Erica Dawson, Diane Hampton and Paul...

Date 1981-05-15
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Swimming costume fashion parade

Women throwing Vern Payne into the Woolston Park Swimming Pool in period costumes to help raise awareness for the financial troubles of the pool.

Date 1981-11-14
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs