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The Bryndwr Tramps

Bernie Robinson (left) and Johnnie Plimmer with Stan's jalopy. Janet Begg is the passenger in the front seat. A snap of the freedom of being young Methodist teenagers.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Aerial View of University of Canterbury, Ilam Site.

Don't know much as bought in market. Still 5 digits in phone number on [framer's] label on back. 

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Castle Rock

Castle Rock was especially beautiful when the clouds pushed over the hill into Heathcote Valley. It was a magical place to walk with the children.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Tiny Tots Nursery School, Avonside Drive

112 Avonside Drive. Art room children and childcare worker creating art on a rainy day. Children listening carefully to the childcare worker.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Cruise ship in Akaroa Harbour

A rare sight in 2005. Cruise ships in Akaroa became commonplace after the 2010/2011 earthquakes when Akaroa replaced Lyttelton as a destination port.

Date 2005-12
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Alex Reid, Iris Garden shed, Tai Tapu

This is a photo of Alex Reid who will be 100 this year and was taken at the Iris Gardens, Tai Tapu, reminiscing about the era of the horse and cart days outside the shed.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

St Albans Community Centre

St Albans Community Centre, formerly St Albans Public Library, 1047 Colombo Street. This building suffered earthquake damage and was later demolished.

Date 2007-08-07
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Staff of Aulsebrook's (biscuit factory) representing different nationalities, 1918

Staff of Aulsebrook's (biscuit factory) representing different nationalities in the parade to celebrate the end of World War One.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Holt family Home, 48 Horotane Valley.

Showing swimming pool built by Neville Holt. Neville Attwood Holt was one of the original founders of Burnside Engineering in Dunedin; (the firm later became Fulton & Hogan after 2 of the partners...

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

New Brighton Pier at night

New Brighton Pier at night. This photo was taken at night on my film camera. One of my favourite subjects in photography.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Sunbathers on Akaroa waterfront

Akaroa waterfront, sandy beach. December 1959, during my house party at Hawkin's Bach. 9 happy young people from Christchurch, enjoying the Canterbury summer sun.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Arthur's Pass excursion

Homeward bound on the steam train returning to Christchurch from a day trip to Arthur's Pass. Teenagers making their own fun. From left: Clifford Begg, Arthur Parris (with ukulele), Sally Matthews...

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Rhododendrons in Ilam Gardens

When my friend Terry guided me through the magnificent blooms, welcoming me back to Christchurch after 30 years away.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Tarmac machine with Holt family

Jack, Jill, Neville (father) & Trevor Holt on tarmac machine borrowed from Burnside Engineering to lay driveway at Holt residence, 36 Brighton Rd Green Island, Dunedin.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Midwifery Trainees at Christchurch Women's Hospital

Don't know much about this other than what my mother, Eve Allison, (nee Gorrie) has written on the back - "Midwifery trainees at Christchurch Women's Hospital". Late 1950s/early 1960s is my guess.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Le Bons Bay Book Club summer picnic at Lavericks Bay

These photos show the excitement as everyone gets up to look at a passing cruise ship when they were not very common.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt