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Christmas display at Christchurch Public Library

Graham Baran with a Christmas display of the three wise men in the children's section of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Hereford Street and Cambridge Terrace.

Date 1969-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Canterbury Public Library under construction

Dean Stevenson, a carpenter, stood outside the Canterbury Public Library under construction on Gloucester Street. He is holding a Historic Buildings of New Zealand book as he hopes one day the library...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Librarian Helen Tait

Portrait of deputy city librarian for Canterbury Public Library, Helen Tait.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Model of library banners

Christchurch City artist Quentin MacFarlane with a model of banners to be installed in the central light well, which runs through three floors, of the Canterbury Public Library on Gloucester Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library under construction

Kerry Earl, an apprentice carpenter, mixing cement inside the new Canterbury Public Library during its construction.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library as seen from Gloucester Street on the corner with Oxford Terrace shortly prior to opening.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace as seen from Cambridge Terrace looking across to Oxford Terrace the Avon River and riverbank.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace as seen from Cambridge Terrace looking across to Oxford Terrace the Avon River and riverbank.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library under construction

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace under construction.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Moving books into the Canterbury Public Library

Louise Virtue (right) helping to move crates of books into the newly finished Canterbury Public Library on Gloucester Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library under construction

Scaffolding on the outside of the new Canterbury Public Library during its construction on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace as seen from Cambridge Terrace looking across to Oxford Terrace the Avon River and riverbank.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Moving to the new Canterbury Public Library

Louise Virtue, Librarian, shifting books from the old Canterbury Public Library to the new Central Library Gloucester Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Closing day of former Canterbury Public Library

Librarian, Roger Flury, holding books on the day the former Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Hereford Street and Cambridge Terrace closed ahead of the new building opening on Gloucester...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Explosives expert at Canterbury Public Library

An explosives expert in protective clothing prepares to detonate a hoax bomb found in Canterbury Public Library on Gloucester Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

Suzanne Sutherland and Dorothea Brown

Deputy city librarian, Suzanne Sutherland (left) and city librarian, Dorothea Brown inside Canterbury Public Library.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace as seen from Cambridge Terrace looking across the Avon River and riverbank.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs