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Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū poster collection

A selection of posters from the Robert McDougall Art Gallery (and its Contemporary Art Annex) and the Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū. Some of these posters promoted exhibitions at the...

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

Historical Christchurch images

Photographs taken by the Christchurch City Council for reports and publications on the growth of the city and wider environs. The photographs cover a wide range of years and subjects. The images...

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

Finding aids for the Archive collections

These finding aids describe in varying detail the contents of the Christchurch City Libraries Archives collection. Not all archives currently have a finding aid online.

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

Doc Ross photographic archive

Images from the Doc Ross photographic archive, a rich collection of images of Christchurch places and people.

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

Christchurch Documentary Project

The Christchurch Documentary Project was a collaboration between Christchurch City Libraries and the University of Canterbury School of Fine Arts to create a documentary photographic record of...

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

Municipal Electricity Department collection

The Municipal Electricity Department archive consists of material relating to the Christchurch city's Electricity Department from its formation in 1903. The Electricity Department was reorganised and...

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

Samuel Anstey collection

A collection of images from dry glass plate negatives. The images are of boaters in canoes and rowboats from the Antigua Boat Sheds, Christchurch buildings and scenes, and some images of a North...

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

O'Sullivan collection : First World War memorabilia, letters, diaries

A selection of material from the collection of Barry O'Sullivan relating to the first World War. The digital collection includes personal effects of enlisted men from Christchurch, regimental badges...

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

Albert James North collection

The collection consists of 133 photographs, 128 of which are by North, and 5 by an unknown photographer. A selection of 79 photographs have been digitised. Born in Dunedin on 26th August 1912...

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

Gordon Gee botanical illustrations

A collection of 296 of Gordon Gee’s watercolour and line illustrations from the Christchurch Botanic Gardens Archives. Image credit: Gordon Gee, Botanic Garden sign writer. CCL-StarP-01691A Gordon...

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

1981 Springbok Tour posters

In July, August and September 1981 New Zealand experienced some of its greatest civil disturbance in that century as the South African rugby team toured the country. This collection includes...

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

Barque Stedfast

A watercolour of the Barque "Stedfast" drawn by Cissie Pallister, 1851.

Date 1851
Format Physical object
Resource Type Physical Object
Collection Archives

Spreydon Public Library, 1940s

Exterior of Spreydon Public Library in the 1940s.

Date 1941 to 1951
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Archives

Christchurch Star archive

The Star archive is an extensive collection of photographic prints, negatives and newspaper clippings mostly covering local stories including those on community events, local people, places and...

Format Archive
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

Music posters

This is our initial online collection of posters, digitised from the libraries' ephemera collection for New Zealand Music Month, May 2007. The collection covers mostly Christchurch band in the years...

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

Barbadoes Street Cemetery registers

A group of registers listing details of interments in the Barbadoes Street cemetery from 1851 to 1973. The original cemetery registers and indexes are held by Christchurch City Council Archives and...

Date 1851 to 1973
Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

Municipal Chambers, architectural drawings

A group of architectural drawings documenting the building and additions to the Municipal Chambers, later the Canterbury Chamber of Commerce, from the 1880s to the 1920s. Image credit: CCC...

Date 1886 to 1928
Format Plan
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives

Gimblett family collection

Photographs of the Gimblett family and Heathcote Valley, from the 1890s through to the 1940s. Archive 949. Image Credit: Group of young people outdoors with cricket bat. CCL-Arch949-Gimblett-042

Format Archive
Resource Type Collection
Collection Archives