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Car promoting Northland

Views of a car, owned by Mr Jeff Turner and his wife, which they have decorated to promote Northland New Zealand as a tourist destination. The text on the side of the car reads "For New Zealand's Best...

Date 1970-02-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

John Y of Phantom Billstickers putting up posters.

A selection of advertising posters being pasted to a wall by John Y of Phantom Billstickers wearing a branded jumpsuit and covering his face with a scarf.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Christchurch City Councillors scrapping posters off the wall

David Cox and Carole Evans, Christchurch City Councillors, scraping posters off the walls of the Moorhouse Avenue bridge. The posters were put up by John Y of Phantom Billstickers.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Mike O'Brien of Low Overhead Advertising with Ghetto Blaster

Mike O'Brien, reflected in a mirror, of Low Overhead Advertising with painted advert on his head with a Ghetto Blaster during a trip around Christchurch. Cathedral Square, the Port Hills and the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Sign writer in Timaru

Sign writer, Paul Baker, painting Christmas message on a Toyworld window in Timaru.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Wally Hannam at BNZ Armagh Street

Wally Hannam, senior customer officer at BNZ Armagh Street with a new form of advertising being used by the bank to attract customers.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge

Construction workers and machinery, working to lower a section of the Colombo Street overhead bridge into place, looking north towards the central city. The new bridge will form part of Moorhouse...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge

View along Colombo Street, looking south over the Colombo Street railway bridge, taken from the Colombo Street overhead bridge during its construction.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Lecture by Mr Clyde Bedell, American advertising specialist

Mr Clyde Bedell (right) with the advertising manager for the Christchurch Star, Mr J. S. Bowie in front of an audience during the first in a series of lectures discussing the use of newspaper...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

John Maybury and Christmas promotions, Colombo Street

John Maybury, former radio personality, with a loud speaker stood on a truck of prizes during a three day Christmas promotion on behalf of stores on Colombo Street between Lichfield Street and St...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Mike O'Brien of Low Overhead Advertising with Ghetto Blaster

Portrait of Mike O'Brien of Low Overhead Advertising with painted advert on his head with a Ghetto Blaster. Taken during a trip around Christchurch using his head as a moving advert. Cathedral Square...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Potato patch, intersection of Ferry Road and St Asaph Street

Sign advertising S B potatoes growing in a patch on an island intersection of Ferry Road and St Asaph Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Advertising billboards, Colombo Street railway overbridge

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

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Advertising board for Newmarket Butcheries, Colombo Street

Board advertising Haggis outside Newmarket Butcheries, owned by Michael Drew, on Colombo Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
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
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Railways Corporation publicity featuring Trudy van Zyl

"Miss Freightcare", Trudy van Zyl, in a dangerous goods store in Christchurch as part of campaign to promote safe handling of substances and awkward loads by the Railways Corporation. Zyl is wearing a...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Para Pools shop interior

Interior of the Para Pools store with displays of swimming pools and promotional bunting and signage.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Thomas Brown drive-in "fuel bar", Papanui

Exterior of Thomas Brown drive-in "fuel bar" and signage at 36 Harewood Road, Papanui which allows customers to collect home heating fuel easily. Signage also advertises different types of heating...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Banking advertisements

Various advertising leaflets for banking including those for ANZ, Canterbury Savings Bank, BNZ, Post Office Savings Bank, The National Bank and Westpac.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Sandwich board man advertising the Arts Centre Market

Mr Dave Hawkey, Christchurch's sandwich board man, stood in the centre courtyard of the Arts Centre promoting the opening day of the market.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Soul Shack at the Saturday Seaside Market, New Brighton

A man sat in an armchair outside the Soul Shack, a shipping container of surfboards, advertising surfing lessons and surfboard hire. The Shack is on New Brighton Mall, New Brighton and was taken...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Photographs by Janneth Gil