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Queenspark Estate, Parklands

View along Queenspark Drive on the Queenspark Estate during the final stages of its construction in Parklands.

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Collection 1976 Star photographs

Lion being fed at Orana Park

Miss Mandy Howie, a keeper at Orana Park, feeding a lion called Angel from within a cage on the back of a truck.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

John Britten at Motor Week event

John Britten, on left, designer of world record setting motorcycles and Mike Brosnan, New Zealand Singer-songwriter, inspecting a motorcycle during Motor Week.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Motorcycle trials championships at Rapaki, Port Hills

Stephen Oliver of Christchurch, negotiating steep, rocky terrain on a Yamaha 350 motorcycle during the motorcycle trials championships at Rapaki.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Dix Company, July 1905

Five women in canoes on the Avon River including Miss Lena Henricks (front), Miss Bransander (centre) and Misses Hamilton (left and right). In the background is the Botanic Gardens footbridge with...

Date unspecified day in 1905-07
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Emily Cosgrove watches as John Coley hangs her painting

Emily Cosgrove stood beside her untitled oil painting of a North Canterbury landscape. John Coley is shown hanging the artwork in the Robert McDougall Art Gallery.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Craig Hawthorne at the Labour day fair, Woolston Park

Craig Hawthorne, aged 11, of Linwood hooking soft drink cans with a piece of wood on a string at the labour day fair in Woolston Park.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Children dancing at the Labour day fair, Woolston Park

Karl Sciascia and his friend Tania Westbury, of Linwood, dancing on the grass at the Labour day fair in Woolston Park.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Nichola and Charlene Pouaka at BMX national championships

Christchurch twin sisters Nichola (right) and Charlene Pouaka of the Bishopdale BMX club, at the Honda BMX national championships holding trophies they have won during the BMX national championships...

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Campaigner Mrs Ella Webb outside Redcliffs Post Office

Save-our-post-office campaigner Mrs Ella Webb, stood outside Redcliffs Post Office on Main Road with a petition of 800 signatures to save the post office from closure.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Bellen and Misses Gallatley, Stephenson Company, November 1904

Mr Bellen with two of the Gallatley sisters of Stephenson’s Dramatic Company in a rowboat and a canoe on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge. In the background figures are seated on the...

Date unspecified day in 1904-11
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Mr. Brahin and Miss Mitchell, Stephenson Company, November 1904

Mr. Brahin and Miss Phyllis Mitchell of Stephenson’s Dramatic Company in a rowboat on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge.

Date unspecified day in 1904-11
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Alf's Imperial Army during a battle in Victoria Square

Group of three men, part of Alf's Imperial Army, in costume charging through water and across Victoria Square during a battle with the Ferrymead Historical Fire Society. Water from fire hoses is...

Format Photograph
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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Alf's Imperial Army during a battle in Victoria Square

Members of Alf's Imperial Army and the Ferrymead Historical Fire Society during a battle in Victoria Square. Two members of the Fire Society are shown with a fire hose, spraying water at Imperial Army...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Advertising billboards, Colombo Street railway overbridge

Advertising billboards on the corner of Colombo Street and Carlyle Street on the railway overbridge, Sydenham.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Collage of advertising for New Zealand leisure drinks

Cuttings of advertisements and branding for New Zealand leisure drinks Big M and Cool Change.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Mr. Pringle, Musgrove's Grand Opera Company,

Mr Lempriere Pringle of Musgrove's Grand Opera Company with an unidentified woman in a rowboat on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Removal of beer can, Queen Victoria Statue, Victoria Square

A volunteer from Alf's Imperial Army scaling the statue of Queen Victoria in Victoria square to remove a beer can following a re-enactment battle between Alf's Army and the Ferrymead Historical Fire...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Commander and Sergeant of Alf's Imperial Army

Commander John Appleby "Apples" (left) with Sergeant Jockey Sewer Wilson in the doorway to Christchurch Town Hall ahead of the Travel Agents of New Zealand Convention.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1986 Star photographs