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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

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

Story time at Halswell Library

Chris Parsons reads to children during story time at Halswell Library.

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

Windsor House library

The library at Windsor House home for the aged at 47 New Brighton Road in Shirley shortly prior to opening.

Date 1959-11-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s 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

Casebrook Intermediate School students during book week

Casebrook Intermediate School students as book characters in the school library during book week. Teachers, from left front, Mrs B. Buchanan and Miss A. Wilson. Pupils, from left, Sarah Flower, Amanda...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Library Chambers, Cambridge Terrace and Hereford Street

Exterior of the Library Chambers, former Library buildings on the corner of Hereford Street and Cambridge Terrace. The New Zealand Post building is visible in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Rosemary Spiewak collection

First pupils on the roll at Casebrook Intermediate School

Starlet Christine Sheehan (left) and Mark Crump, the first two students on the roll on the opening of Casebrook Intermediate School, with the head teacher Mr G. H. Watson in the school library.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Yacht display at Mairehau Library

A P Class yacht on display in Mairehau Library to accompany a book display on aquatic sports.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs