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Avon River, near hospital, Christchurch N.Z

Avon River, near hospital, Christchurch N.Z. Maoriland Postcard series

Date unspecified year in 1930
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Maypole Dance

This photo, dated c.1934, shows some district maids of the time lined up for their photo before doing their maypole dance. The location is the grounds of the big house in Mathers Road owned by Mr &...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

New Woolston school opening

Mr James McCombs speaking at the opening of the new Woolston School.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1900 - 1939 Star photographs

Council Chambers meeting

A group of council officials at a finance committee meeting in the Council Chambers with James McCombs as the chair.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1900 - 1939 Star photographs

Crowds in Cathedral Square

Crowds in Cathedral Square starting to head home after watching a procession. Groups of people are shown gathered around waiting to board trams.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1900 - 1939 Star photographs

North West Cathedral Square

View of North West Cathedral Square of cars, trams, cyclists and pedestrians sharing the road. The Crystal Palace and The Grand Theatres are in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1900 - 1939 Star photographs

Mrs Elizabeth McCombs during election night broadcast

Mrs Elizabeth McCombs (centre), the first woman MP, during an election night radio broadcast outside the Warners Hotel in Cathedral Square. Pictured, from left, Henry Edmund Holland and D.G. Sullivan...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1900 - 1939 Star photographs

Mrs Elizabeth McCombs at opening season, Woolston

The first female MP of New Zealand, Elizabeth R. McCombs, playing tennis at opening season at Woolston.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1900 - 1939 Star photographs

Otto Gustav Rosenau and small Gordon Ogilvie

This is Otto Gustav Rosenau and small Gordon Ogilvie. Christchurch author) Gordon is a small boy on the families orchard in Horotane valley. This photo depicts an encounter with someone who had...

Date 1939-09 (year and month approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Entrance gates of Avonside Girls

Entrance gates of Avonside Girls High School in 1935. From the collection of Mrs B.W Newman. Oldest old Girl of AGHS

Date unspecified month and day in 1935
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Avonside Girls High School Class of 1934-35

Photo of Avonside Girls High School class photo of 1934-1935. From the collection of Mrs B.W Newman. Oldest old Girl of AGHS

Date unspecified year in 1930
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Lord Cochran of Cults

Lord Cochran of Cults, one of the leading agriculturalists and dairy farmers in Great Britain is visiting the Dominion. He is shown here with his wife.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Sincerely yours Des

Street photo of a man in central Christchurch

Date unspecified month and day in 1939
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Avonside Old Girls Tramping Club at the Sign of the Kiwi

Avonside High School Old Girls Tramping Club at the Sign of the Kiwi. (Mary Walter third from left.) From the number of photos they were a very active group - Port Hills, Akaroa,

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2015 Photo Hunt