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Mt Pleasant School students with floral hats

Students from Mt Pleasant School with floral hats for a hat competition in Cathedral Square, for the Festival of Flowers. Students, from left, Hamish Wheeler, John Thrup, Angela Harris and Carolyne...

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Collection 1987 Star photographs

Roller skating show Roll-O-Capers

Group of female roller skaters from the show "Roll-O-Capers" skating in costume at Canterbury Court. From left, Fergie Jamieson, Angela Butters, Sharon Houghton, Noeline Campbell, Sue Duder, Gay...

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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Post Office Savings Bank Centenary

Men dressed in Victorian fashion with two penny farthings to celebrate the Post Office Savings Bank centenary. From left: Messrs D.J. Tierney (district savings officer), B.B. Wilson (senior clerk), C...

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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Shelley tries on a hat at her shop Ménage a Trois

Interior of the clothing shop Ménage a Trois at 175 Seaview Road, New Brighton. Owner, Shelley, is stood in the mirror trying on a hat.

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Collection Photographs by Janneth Gil

Beckenham school students and head teacher

Head teacher of Beckenham School, Nick Major with students, all wearing handmade hats. Students are, from left, Alice van der Heyden, Ben Anderson, Thomas McCarthy, Hayley Nicholson and Laura Fisher.

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Collection 1990 Star photographs

Cobham Intermediate students, floral hat competition

A group of students from Cobham Intermediate School wearing colourful floral hats as part of a floral hat competition. In the centre is Karina Perry who came 2nd in the competition with her hat that...

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Collection 1996 - 2005 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.

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Collection 1900 - 1939 Star photographs

Wren Family by Bridge of Remembrance ca 1944

The boy is my father Gavin Francis Wren, born 1940. He is holding the hand of his mother Eileen Hyacinth Wren & his sister Lorna Scott (Wren). The other man in the photos is Lorna's husband Eric Scott...

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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Wedding of Elizabeth Mosley and Sydney Tomline

The wedding of Miss Elizabeth Mosley & Mr Sydney Tomline took place in Greymouth Anglican church on 26 May 1915. The bride's frock was white silk crepe de chine. Sisters Isabella & Jean were in dainty...

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

At the Bridge of Remembrance

My father at Bridge of Remembrance, Christchurch ca 1923, after returning from 1st World war. Enlisted 1915, discharged 1919 with war injury. Worked as a tram conductor in Christchurch where he met...

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Symonds Family

Probably taken at Lyttelton; not sure of occasion. Left - Right: Charity, Alfred, Ernest (boy), Mary (nee Foster), Daisy. Leonard, Elsie Symonds. The Symonds family lived in Lyttelton.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Norm and Laurie Churchill, 1910s

Norm and Laurie Churchill, 1910s. Date very approximate. My great grandfather and his brother - Norm and Laurie Churchill.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

My father and friends, at the Sign of the Kiwi

My father standing between two friends, outside the Sign of the Kiwi which opened in 1917. They are wearing their suits, white shirts and ties and carrying their ropes.

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Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Mary Ann Taylor

Mary Ann Taylor (my great-grandmother). She married Alfred Chisnall in 1882.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

At the races

This is a photo of my parents, Win and Ted England at the races (maybe Christchurch or Ashburton) They were always well dressed whenever they went out.

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Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Boys day out

Men leaning against a car at the Hilltop Hotel

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Miss Joyce Macaulay on a park bench

My aunt, Joyce Macaulay, aged about 20 in Christchurch ca. 1939. Joyce became a registered nurse matron at Whangarei Hospital and taught nursing at Christchurch Hospital.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Three Hahn sisters outside Christchurch Cathedral.

Grandmother and two aunts. On back of photo: Left unnamed sister; centre: Dora Macaulay, nee Hahn, right:Bena Wilson, nee Hahn.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Family Group

Unknown subjects. Photo reproduced from a glass negative by Glyn Williams. Date: 1910s Highly commended in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt by Glyn Williams.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt