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Simulated drunk-driving accident

A simulated vehicle collision with a motorcycle and "victims" set up by Lincoln High School students as part of a drunk-driving awareness campaign by members of the Students Against Drunk Driving...

Date 1989-09-03
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Disaster rescue exercise at National Bank

Staff at the Hereford Street branch of National Bank participating in a disaster rescue exercise with the Red Cross Emergency Relief Team. The "victim" on the stretcher is Rodd Hutton, the bank's...

Date 1989-09-11
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Protest against power bill charges

Ethel Sotheran burning a power bill duirng a protest against increased power and telephone bill charges in Cathedral Square.

Date 1989-03-15
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Protest by Ethel Sotheran

Ethel Sotheran with her stepladder ahead of staging a protest in Cathedral Square against the cost of power and telephone bills.

Date 1989-03-13
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Bomb discovery at Firehouse nightclub

Police car blocking Colombo Street in Sydenham outside the Firehouse night club at no. 293 after three bombs were discovered.

Date 1989-05-03
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Police and explosives experts at Firehouse nightclub

Police and explosive experts at the Firehouse night club at 293 Colombo Street in Sydenham where two bombs were defused and third exploded.

Date 1989-05-02
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Bomb disposal expert at Firehouse nightclub

A bomb disposal officer looks behind a fence to where two bombs were defused at the Firehouse night club at 293 Colombo Street in Sydenham.

Date 1989-05-02
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Vintage gramophones

Dick Hills and Pam Rogers with vintage gramophones at the Vintage Phonographic Society activity day held at Ferrymead Historic Park.

Date 1989-07-08
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Indoor pool under construction at Jellie Park

Mark Henderson on the bottom of the indoor pool during the construction of the new Jellie Park Aqualand complex.

Date 1989-01-20
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Antique music box

An antique music box, owned by a Christchurch collector.

Date 1989-03-07
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Llew Summers sculpture for auction

Vicki Woods with a Llew Summers sculpture to be sold at the Nicaragua Must Survive art auction at the CSA Gallery.

Date 1989-03-30
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Rugby forward sculpture

Llew Summers with a sculpture of a front row rugby forward in the courtyard of the Canterbury Gallery on Papanui Road, Merivale.

Date 1989-12-11
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Fashion designer and tutors

Sarah Chisnall (left), fashion designer, with Christchurch Polytechnic tutors Helen McLaughlan (centre) and Zora Price who teach a Basic Industrial Machining and Patterns course and a Careers in...

Date 1989-05-01
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Evacuation board at Riccarton Mall

Riccarton Mall manager, Ray Morris, checks the evacuation board during a drill with firefighter, Nick Downs.

Date 1989-11-20
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Old and new firefighting protective clothing

Station Officer, Mike Bowden (left), and Senior Station Officer, Symon Stirland-Mitchell (right), demonstrate the new and old firefighting protective clothing respectively.

Date 1989-11-03
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Duck hunting dog wetsuit

Laurie Manion a Weedons farmer, with his dog, Tosca, wearing a wetsuit for duck hunting.

Date 1989-04-20
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Visibility for St John Ambulance vehicles

St John Ambulance officer, Bernie Chatterton, in a car with a new visibility paint scheme at the St John Ambulance Association headquarters on Peterborough Street.

Date 1989-09-13
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Jelly bean eating competition

Clare Kershaw attempting to eat 100 jelly beans during the Guinness Book of Records, record breaking weekend at QEII Park.

Date 1989-02-10
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Jelly bean eating competition

Theo Stewart attempting to eat 100 jelly beans during the Guinness Book of Records, record breaking weekend at QEII Park.

Date 1989-02-10
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Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs