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Reunion of First World War airmen

Views of attendees at a reunion of First World War airmen in Christchurch. Frames three to six are of Mr J. E. Winn of Wellington being helped to board an aircraft by his former aircraft instructor Mr...

Date 1970-02-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Aulsebrook's parade to celebrate the end of the War

Picture is of the Aulsebrook's parade to celebrate the end of the First World War.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Halswell Memorial Gates under construction by W. Winsor, builder, of Spreydon, 1923

Halswell Memorial Gates under construction by W. Winsor, builder, of Spreydon, 1923 Second of two images of the memorial gates under construction in 1923.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Unknown Soldier

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

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

World War I Officer

Unknown soldier; photo reproduced from a glass negative. Highly commended in the 2014 photo hunt from Glyn Williams.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Marshland War Memorial Gates, 1920s

Dedication of the Marshland War Memorial Gates and Councillors lining up for the ceremony. W. H. Winsor was a mayor of Spreydon and City Councillor. The Memorial Gates were unveiled by Mrs G Cox and...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

WWI gas mask and army uniform

One of the Pearce family wearing a WWI gas mask and army uniform at the Pearce family home Aikmans Road, Merivale about 1919.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Canterbury Queen Election, St Patrick's Day Gala

Newspaper caption: (1) The Nurses' Brigade. A special feature of the gathering was twelve children dressed as nurses, who acted as collectors during the day. (2) The Peninsula Queen (Miss Birdling)...

Date 1916-03-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The Baby Queen competition at Southbridge patriotic fete

Newspaper caption: In the centre, the Queen (Constance Greenall); on the left of her, Ngahuia Matene, the Sedgemere candidate. This election brought the sum of £576 and the whole fete about £900.

Date 1916-03-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The Southbridge Queen Carnival: The crowning of Queen Maud

Newspaper caption: The competition was won by Miss Maud Doak of Irwell, candidate of the Secondary Department of the Southbridge School who travel by train. On the right is Miss Emily Hampton...

Date 1916
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press