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Savage washing machine

Close-up of a Savage washing machine which has been serving its owner for over forty years.

Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Leaf protein extraction machine

Dr J. D. Ferguson and technician, Miss Kathleen Macfarlane, of D.S.I.R operating a leaf protein extraction machine.

Date 1969-12-13
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Interior of Donaghy's Aranui factory

Synthetic industrial textile being made on machinery at Donaghy's Aranui factory (formerly Millers Aranui Mill). People working on the machines are visible in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Shoe manufacturing

An automatic combination back part moulding and seat lasting machine in operation at the Sucking Industries factory.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Hans Schuitman of Carlton Manufacturing Co. Ltd.

Hans Schuitman, managing director of Carlton Manufacturing Co. Ltd with a lathe machine.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Seed dressing plant

Seed dressing plant at the Leeston store of the New Zealand Farmers Cooperative Association.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Carbon dioxide plant, Carbonic Ice Ltd

T.L. Uren, managing director of Carbonic Ice Ltd, with a piece of carbon dioxide plant outside the factory in Hornby. The unit is being prepared for shipping to Jeddah.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Wool machine, Lane Walker Rudkin

Wool machines at the factory of Lane Walker Rudkin, 11 Durham Street, Sydenham.

Date 1980-04-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Diesel alternator unit

Diesel alternator unit at the Christchurch City Council water works department, to assist with pumping water.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Burst water main on Cashel Street

View of a flooded corner of Cashel Street and Fitzgerald Avenue. The flood was caused by a burst water main which was accidently hit by a mechanical borer, shown in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Fluoridation plant, Jeffreys Road

A. Hardaker, a pumping station attendant, recharging the feeder hopper at the fluoridation plant, Jeffreys Road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Scott Brothers, Ltd., factory

Interior of the Scott Brothers Ltd factory showing the conveyor belt system that carries various parts of the range to and from where the porcelain enamelling process takes place. Several workers are...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Pensotti planer at Scott Brothers Ltd.

Man using a Pensotti planer machine inside the Scott Brothers Ltd factory. The machine can handle work up to 14ft long and is used for electric range production.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Fluoridation plant, Jeffreys Road

View of the feeder hopper where the fluoride is added to the water supply at the fluoridation plant, Jeffreys Road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Barkers non-alcoholic drinks

Ali White operates the filling machine at Barkers Winery, Geraldine which has just started producing non-alcoholic fruit drinks.

Date 1981-12-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Kaiapoi Woollen Mill

Exterior of the Kaiapoi Woollen Mill buildings in Kaiapoi shortly before its closure.

Date 1977-08-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Star photographs

Kaiapoi Woollen Mills employees

Long service employees of Kaiapoi Woollen Mills. Pictured are, from left, Miss N. Wright, Mrs F. Wyatt, Mr E. Raudsepp, Mr M. G. Jackson, Miss M. McQuillan, Mr H. Moody, Mr D. G. Ashley, Mr M. B...

Date 1977-06-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Star photographs

Site for Canterbury Public Library

View of the site for the Canterbury Public Library during the assembly of a large crane on the site. Hoarding advertises the site of the library to the public along Gloucester Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Peacock Springs Wildlife Park

Shingle screen machine in use at Isaac Construction adjoining Peacock Springs Wildlife Park with Canada Geese on the pond in the foreground. Peacock Springs forms part of the Isaac Conservation Park...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs