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The Dunedin McKenzies store

The first McKenzies store and staff in Dunedin which opened in 1910.

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Collection 1900 - 1939 Star photographs

Wedding of Agnes Sarah Muir and Percy Vernon Bailey

"My grandparents wedding in 1910. The bride was Agnes Sarah Muir and the groom was Percy Vernon Bailey. The best man was Frank Kemp and the bridesmaid was Lilly Muir. The wedding was at St Peter's...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Inside the tunnel showing the scene of the second fall

Newspaper caption: The Arthur's Pass tunnel accident. The first of the three trucks is seen, the others being completely buried by rock, earth and timber. A party was endeavouring to effect the rescue...

Date 1910-05-02 to 1910-05-07
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Collection Canterbury Times

The piece of one of the trucks which had to be sawn

Newspaper caption: The Arthur's Pass tunnel accident. Pitt, one of the rescuers, was caught in the second fall and a portion of a truck settled on his neck, and but for his presence of mind in placing...

Date 1910-05-02 to 1910-05-07
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Collection Canterbury Times

A willing band of workers

Newspaper caption: The Arthur's Pass tunnel accident. The lady with the child is Mrs Shaw, wife of James Shaw, one of the injured men. Mrs Shaw keeps a boarding house at the Bealey and she was...

Date 1910-05-02 to 1910-05-07
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Collection Canterbury Times

The drill which was used in making the drive

Newspaper caption: The Arthur's Pass tunnel accident. The four men on the left worked unceasingly in their efforts to effect a breach. Their names are (from the left) - C. Gardiner, G. Cameron, G...

Date 1910-05-02 to 1910-05-07
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Collection Canterbury Times

Interest in the electric power scheme at Lake Coleridge

Newspaper caption: The party proceeded to Lake Coleridge in motor cars on March 22. It included Members of Parliament, the Mayor of Christchurch, the City Engineer, and several representative citizens...

Date 1910-03-22
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Collection Canterbury Times

The pipe through which communication was maintained

Newspaper caption: The Arthur's Pass tunnel accident. Doyle and Duggan were given up for dead when tapping was heard on the pipe. The tapping was replied to and the pipe, a five-inch one, was cut. A...

Date 1910-05-02 to 1910-05-07
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Collection Canterbury Times

The drive in the side of the hill

Newspaper caption: The Arthur's Pass tunnel accident. As it was found impossible to free the entombed men from the main tunnel entrance on account of the risk to the relievers from falling earth and...

Date 1910-05-02 to 1910-05-07
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Collection Canterbury Times

Doyle (on the left) and Duggan

Newspaper caption: The Arthur's Pass tunnel accident. A full account of the accident will be found in the Reading pages of this journal.

Date 1910-05-07 (approximate)
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Collection Canterbury Times

A day with rod and line

Newspaper caption: Snapshots on the Selwyn on the opening day of the fishing season. Photograph No. 5 by T. Sewell. (1) The first of the season. (2) Specimens of trout caught on the opening day. (3)...

Date 1910-10-01
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Collection Canterbury Times

The boating fatality at Mount White Station

Newspaper caption: On Wednesday evening, January 26, three men - Andrew Thompson (carpenter), William Hewitt (blacksmith), and R. W. Wilson (shepherd), were crossing the lake on Mount White Station in...

Date 1910-01-26
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Collection Canterbury Times

A smash up at the Otira tunnel works

Newspaper caption: On July 7 an accident occurred at the tunnel works at Otira which involved the contractors in serious loss. The petrol locomotive and a rake of eight trucks were hurled from a...

Date 1910-07-07
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Collection Canterbury Times

The beautifying moment at Leeston

Newspaper caption: On April 6, the Beautifying Association at Leeston commenced operations in connection with the purpose for which the society was formed. The photograph shows the president, Mr J...

Date 1910-04-06
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Collection Canterbury Times

The Lincoln Ploughing Match

Newspaper caption: Snapshots at the match: Twenty-two years have passed since a ploughing competition was held in Lincoln district, and the popularity of such an event was evidenced in the match which...

Date 1910-06-26
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Collection Canterbury Times

The Sheffield ladies' hockey team

Newspaper caption: Misses M. Hewitt, M. Gunn, M. Jackson, G. Kinnard, I. Gunn, M. Johnston. Middle row - I. Johnston, H. Lilley, B. Hardie (captain), M. Jenkins (secretary), B. Long. Sitting - L...

Date 1910
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Collection Weekly Press

Sloven's Creek viaduct, Midland Railway

Newspaper caption: The train crosses the viaduct over Sloven's Creek from which can be obtained a bird's eye view of the Waimakariri Gorge. The most remarkable structure on the line from an...

Date 1910
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Collection Weekly Press

J. McKeitch who sustained cuts and bruises and a broken leg

Newspaper caption: The fatal accident at the Otira Tunnel, Midland Railway: Collapse of a sill at the Bealey end: Men Imprisoned: Scenes and Incidents. The first two men rescued, now lying in...

Date 1910-05-02 to 1910-05-07
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Collection Weekly Press

J Shaw, a trucker who has a broken leg

Newspaper caption: The fatal accident at the Otira Tunnel, Midland Railway: Collapse of a sill at the Bealey end: Men Imprisoned: Scenes and Incidents. The first two men rescued, now lying in...

Date 1910-05-02 to 1910-05-07
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Collection Weekly Press

Mr J. Toy and the Rev. E. K. Mules

Newspaper caption: The fatal accident at the Otira Tunnel, Midland Railway: Collapse of a sill at the Bealey end: Men Imprisoned: Scenes and Incidents. Mr J. Toy is a blacksmith at the Otira end of...

Date 1910-05-02 to 1910-05-07
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Collection Weekly Press