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Wigram Workshop Maintenance Wing group

"My mother, Florence Ellen Jarman was in the Air Force based at Wigram, Christchurch. The photo shows her Workshop Maintenance Wing group. She is in the back row, the third from the right." -...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Stark Jarman wedding

"After meeting...in the Air Force, based at Wigram... in WWII, my parents, Henry Arnold Everard Stark and Florence Ellen Jarman, married at...St Andrew's Church (formerly by the ChCh Public Hospital)...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Dorothy and Gertrude outside ChristChurch Cathedral

"This photo is of Dorothy Noldus (nee Merriman) and Gertrude Merriman (nee Wood) her stepmother, outside the Christchurch Cathedral in 1949." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Kathleen and Amanda at Sumner Beach

"Kathleen Henderson and daughter Amanda enjoying Sumner Beach. At this time they were living in Fiji. This photo would have been taken on a rare trip home to Christchurch, probably during the...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Mowing the lawns

"My sister and a neighbourhood friend rather well-dressed for mowing...our father had put his heart and soul into producing a wonderful lawn... His efforts paid off and gave us many happy years of...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Stringer's Bridge on the Waipara River

View of Stringer's Bridge on the Waipara River near Broomfield. "Memories of picnics and warm river swimming." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

A day at Akaroa beach

"... In our family photo albums there are many photos of various gatherings with the families of my parents' friends... In these family friends we found other kids of a similar age we could play with...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Holiday at Rakautara, north of Kaikoura

Group photograph of family and friends on holiday at Rakautara. "In this photo the camera is set to self timer on top of the bonnet of the car. But the camera begins to slide off as the photo is about...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Cricket at Rakautara

"Christchurch families enjoying a break just north of Kaikoura at Rakautara... My dad 'Ron' is the one with the camera. Penny, Sally, John and George play cricket in the background..." - Contributor's...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Chocolate Biscuits faces

"Growing up there were some summers we escaped Christchurch and rented a bach in the Marlborough Sounds. My sister and I had fun. Here we are goofing around with our 'Chocolate Biscuits faces'." -...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

ChristChurch Cathedral from the Rendezvous Hotel

View from the Rendezvous Hotel looking down to ChristChurch Cathedral and Cathedral Square. "I was working on The Rendezvous hotel and took many photos pre earthquakes of the city." - Contributor's...

Date 2006
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Armagh Street from the intersection with Durham Street North

Intersection of Durham Street North and Armagh Street; former Canterbury Society of Arts building to the left andthe Canterbury Provincial Council buildings to the right. "I was working on The...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Bridesmaid and Page Boy outside ChristChurch Cathedral

"A friend's wedding in the Anglican ChristChurch Cathedral after the first large earthquake. Before the devastating one. Louise Lockie bridesmaid. Louise's son Hamish Brookes-Lockie pageboy." -...

Date 2010-10-10
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Street View on the corner of Lichfield and Colombo Street

"During the rebuild we had so many high viz workers. As they took breaks, usually sitting against a wall near their work site, all sorts of interactions took place. Here is one of my favourites." -...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Vegetable Garden

"This is my vege garden after weeding and planting." - Contributor's Note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Waiting for the tram, corner of High and Hereford Streets

"Oliver 4.5 yo is waiting patiently to hop back on the tram after a walk around the newly renovated CBD. He loves the tram and talks about them whenever we have a chance to go into the city, always...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Watching from in the tram at Cathedral Square

"Oliver 4.5 yo in the tram, watching the renovations and the new builds all over town. Even the temporary is beautiful here." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

View from the Brownlee Reserve

View from Clifton looking towards New Brighton and the pier. "Whenever I need to find peace, or to clear my head, I always return to the hills...Time may pass, our city may change, and quakes may stir...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Sunrise on the Avon Estuary

"Up early with my Mum to see the sunrise on Avon Estuary." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Clouds at Brooklands Lagoon

"Watching the clouds at Brooklyn [Brooklands] Lagoon with my Mum." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Beached yacht at New Brighton beach

"At New Brighton beach this yacht has been stranded there for a few weeks now and seems to be stuck. I wanted to go out for a sunrise to take photos." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Pipers at the New Zealand International Exhibition

"My grandfather William Duncan was a piper in the Waimate Pipe Band and I believe he is one of the pipers... There were three pipe bands (Dunedin, Ashburton and Waimate) at the Exhibition and they...

Date 1906 (year approximate)
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Former Christchurch Central Library, Gloucester Street

Interior of the former Christchurch Central Library at 91 Gloucester Street. "I remember this library from childhood...I think this photo really captures a slice of that period in time that will be...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt