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Postcard from the 1906 New Zealand International Exhibition

Souvenir postcard of the 1906-1907 New Zealand International Exhibition at Christchurch.  Insert shows Warner's Hotel in the square, over "the flag".   Reverse: A Series - Aristophot Co., London.

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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Wilson Brothers Bakery van in Manchester Street

This is my grandfather's bread delivery van. It is thought to have been the first bread delivery van in Christchurch. My father (Francis Wilson) is standing in front of the van. The bakery was in...

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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Hunting on the Denniston/Stockton Area

This depicts a culture of hunting in the rugged out-back mountains of the NZ West Coast in the Denniston-Stockton Plateau area. It was/is an acceptable culture to hunt wild food to feed the family. My...

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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

My grandparents out for a country drive

My grandparents out for a country drive. A picture was taken to show-case my grandmother's new fox fur. The event ended with a picnic and a slow drive home.

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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Central Christchurch street view

Central Christchurch - a street view from a 2nd floor window at the time of the Royal visit to Christchurch in the 1950s. Photo taken by my father John Abernethy with colour-slide film and printed...

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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Floral display in a shop window for the Royal Visit

Taken by my father John Abernethy with colour-slide film. The former Avon Cinema is on the left and the Clarendon Hotel, where the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh stayed, on the right on the corner of...

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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Windmill near River Zaan in the Netherlands

Windmill near the River Zaan in the northern Netherlands taken just Before emigrating to New Zealand.

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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt