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Shell Oil Company tank explosion

Damage to the bitumen delivery and blending tank at Shell Oil Company's bulk bitumen installation in Lyttelton, after it exploded.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Former servicemen at memorial

Former servicemen attending the Battle of Britain commemoration at the Citizens' War Memorial in Cathedral Square.

Date 1961-09-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Rear Admiral David M. Tyree of Operation Deep Freeze

Rear Admiral David M. Tyree of Operation Deep Freeze placing a wreath at the Citizens' War Memorial to commemorate the Battle of Britain.

Date 1961-09-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Gallipoli Pine at Elizabeth Park

Members of the Canterbury branch of the Main Body Association with the Gallipoli Pine at Elizabeth Park. Pictured are, from left, C. S. Round, A. G. Anderson, J. W. Eade and L. D. McGee. The tree is a...

Date 1961-09-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Kitchen appliances

Kitchen appliances on display for sale.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Eiffel Tower display at butchery

Eiffel Tower display in butchery window made of sausage and mince meat representing the French rugby team and the All Blacks in a line out.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Trevor Childs and butchery display

Trevor R. Childs with 'English country display' made of meat at the butchery on the corner of Pages Road and Breezes Road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Concept drawing of Government Life building

Government Life building concept drawing overlayed onto a photograph of the site in Cathedral Square.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Traffic on the Colombo street railway bridge

Traffic congestion on the Colombo Street railway bridge waiting at the intersection with Moorhouse Avenue in Sydenham.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Earth clearing at Canterbury Court

Earth clearing operations inside the newly built Canterbury Court building at Addington Show Grounds in preparation for the 1961 New Zealand Industries Fair.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Avondale bridge

Don McLean and Morgan Mitchell floating a pinus log down the Avon River towards the Avondale Bridge.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Sydenham School reunion

Former pupils of the 1921 Standard 6 class of Sydenham School at a reunion dinner at the Sign of the Takahe.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs