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Victoria Square, snow, 1918

Queen Victoria sits majestically in the middle of a blanket of white, covering Victoria Square, Christchurch, during the big snow of 1918.  As photographed by 19 year old Arthur Cyril Pearce.

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Folk dancing group, Phillipstown School

This photo was taken in the Phillipstown School playground, near the Nursery Road entrance. It was the folk dancing group, ready and trained for the big ChCh primary schools celebration on the...

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Christchurch Cathedral and Woodwards Corner

Christchurch Cathedral and Woodwards Corner. approaching the cathedral from the east, looking towards west and north of the square. Government Life building in the background.

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Hornby Rugby Football League Club, 1997

Hornby Rugby League Football 1997. Premier Grand Final Winners coached by former Kiwi Wayne Wallace, and also had Kiwi representative Simon Angell.

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F. W. Matthews Ltd., Marshland Road, Shirley

F. W. Matthews Ltd., Marshlands Road, Shirley. My father's engineering works in Marshland Rd.

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Woolston School Reunion, 1965

Woolston School Re-union. From left, front row 15th James Davies, 16th Horace Harvey, 17th Bernard Browne.

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At the Mayfair Lounge, 1949

Veda Crofts (left) & friend at the Mayfair Lounge. My mother & a friend.

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CCC Traffic Department/Laurie & Wilson Auctioneers

Built 1912, for Lawrie and Wilson Auctioneers. The building later became the Pink Pussycat Night Club,  then used by the Christchurch City Council Traffic Department and Parking Unit.  The land is...

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Johanna Janssen and her brother at Glenelg Health Camp

Johanna Macdonald (nee Janssen) and her brother at Glenelg Health Camp. I stayed at Glenelg for about 6 weeks in 1964.

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The Great Beynon

The Great Beynon. My uncle Edgar Beynon who performed on Hay's Roof as "The Great Beynon", magician, assisted by his wife, my Aunty Doris. Also known as The Great Benyon.

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Bailey family picnic at Stewart's Gully

My nan and grandad with my aunties and my mum at a picnic. Names on reverse of photo: great grandad Bailey, grandad and nana Bailey, aunty Doreen (6?),aunty Jan (5?), mum B. J. Lilly (4?), aunty...

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Harris Family

Twins is a photo of my brothers and I. L-R: Arthur, Keith, Murray, Robert & John in front. Arthur & Robert were triplets but Arthur's identical brother was stillborn. They were the first triplets born...

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Children at a wedding

At a neighbour, Esther Hendren's, wedding. Children on bridegroom's car are my brothers, sister and neighbour's. Left-right Barbara, Tony, Ian, Gayleen, Joan, Jimmy, Karen (front) and Mick.

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North Beach Pushbike Speedway boys

The North Beach Pushbike speedway held at North Beach, started by the local boys, became quite a public event with seating for audiences, fundraising concert held at North Beach Baptist Church on...

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114 The Esplanade, Sumner

House at 114 The Esplanade, Sumner, on corner of The Esplanade and Menzies Street. Former Mulcock residence.

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