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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

Akaroa from above

View looking across towards the centre of Akaroa and across Childrens Bay and French Bay to Wainui on the other side of the bay.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Camping at Motukarara

View of a family camping at Motukarara near Lake Ellesmere in Canterbury.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Clarendon Hotel decorated for the Royal visit

Exterior of the Clarendon Hotel on the corner of Worcester Street and Oxford Terrace decorated for the Royal visit to New Zealand.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Ballantynes decorated for the Royal visit

Ballantynes department store on the corner of Cashel Street and Colombo Street decorated for the Royal visit to New Zealand in 1953-1954 with a garden scene on the roof. A sign above the entrance says...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

The Queen on the balcony of the Clarendon Hotel during the Royal Visit

View through crowds waving at Queen Elizabeth II on the balcony of the Clarendon Hotel in Cathedral Square during the Royal visit. The crowd stretches from Cathedral Square along Worcester Street and...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

DIC building decorated for the Royal visit

Exterior of the DIC building (later Beath's then Arthur Barnett's) on Cashel Street decorated for the Royal visit to New Zealand. Taken from the corner with High Street in the central city.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

The Queen during the Royal visit in Cathedral Square

View through crowds of Queen Elizabeth II speaking at the Civic Reception outside the Embassy Theatre in Cathedral Square during the Royal visit to New Zealand.

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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

A joy-ride on Lake Ida

A vintage car taking a sled of children for a joy-ride across the frozen Lake Ida. Groups of people are ice skating in the background.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Ice skating on Lake Lyndon

A family stood on Lake Lyndon, near Castle Hill, with groups of people ice skating in the background with views across to snow covered mountaints. "In the days when the whole of Lake Lyndon would...

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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

Susan and Dad boating on the Avon

View along the Avon River in Hagley Park of an Antigua Boatsheds rented boat with Susan and her dad rowing.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Corner of High and Colombo Streets

Street scene of buses, cars and cyclists on the corner of High Street and Colombo Street.

Category Winner: Places in the 2018 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Cars going along Colombo Street

View of cars travelling along Colombo Street towards Cathedral Square past the fountains at the top of High Street.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Biking in the estuary off Rocking Horse Road

A child on a bicycle in the Estuary near Rocking Horse Road in Southshore.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

The settlement ponds, Bromley

"The settlement ponds, reflection of life." - Contributor's note

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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...

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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

Worcester Street towards ChristChurch Cathedral

Taken from the Worcester Street bridge over the Avon, this photo looks down Worcester Street to ChristChurch Cathedral. Christchurch's trams are decorated with Christmas ribbons on a beautiful summer...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt