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Interest in the electric power scheme at Lake Coleridge

Newspaper caption: The party proceeded to Lake Coleridge in motor cars on March 22. It included Members of Parliament, the Mayor of Christchurch, the City Engineer, and several representative citizens...

Date 1910-03-22
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Collection Canterbury Times

A notable Maori wedding at Sedgemere Canterbury

Newspaper caption: On Wednesday, July 30, an interesting Maori wedding took place at St Mark's Church, Sedgemere, in the Ellesmere district, when Eruera Pohau Erihana of Puketeraki was married to Tini...

Date 1913-07-30
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Collection Canterbury Times

Show Day at Addington, 1947

Show Day at Addington 1947. All dressed up in their best white dresses for day's outing. Jim and Venis Olin with daughters Merle and Avis and friends Margaret and Natalie. Looking fresh on arrival but...

Date 1947
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

A good take of trout from the Selwyn. 25 fish. Weight 61½lb

Newspaper caption: The above catch was made on October 10th, the fishermen shown above being Messrs A. Swanston jun., J. Lee, A. Swanston sen., R. Moffett.

Date 1900-10-10
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Collection Weekly Press

A group of old students

Newspaper caption: Gathering of farmers and presentation of prizes at Canterbury Agricultural College. Front Row - Messers E. A. Smith, Jas. Henderson, H. A. Knight, and F. E. Morrish. Back row -...

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

A family section of the Malvern Mounted Rifles

Newspaper caption: The Malvern Mounted Rifles in camp at Sheffield. Lance-Corporal R. Colthart, Jun., Corporal W. Colthart, Trooper R. Colthart, Trooper E. Colthart, Trooper Thos. Colthart.

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

The officers

Newspaper caption: The Malvern Mounted Rifles in camp at Sheffield. Lieut. Judd, Lieut. McMillan, Captain Deans, Lieut. Hutcheson, Lieut. H.H. Brown (mounted instructor for the South Island).

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

The non-commissioned officers

Newspaper caption: The Waimakariri Mounted Rifles in Camp at Highfield, Kirwee

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

Wedding of Dr Gosset to Mary Lochhead, Leeston

Newspaper caption: Mr John Rennie, Mr Austin Warrington, Miss Jean Rennie, the Bride, Miss Rennie, the Bridegroom, Mr Murch, Miss Agnes Rennie.

Date 1902
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Collection Weekly Press

Four generations at Lakeside

Newspaper caption: The eldest of the group is Mr John Lambie, of Lakeside, farmer, who was born in the parish of Craigie, Ayrshire, Scotland, on March 24th 1811. He came to Canterbury in 1865, and...

Date 1903
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Collection Weekly Press

Four generations

Newspaper caption: Mrs J. McKay of Doyleston, her son D. McKay, his daughter, Mrs Young and great-grandson.

Date 1907
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Collection Weekly Press

Officers who took part in the manœuvres

Newspaper caption: Volunteering in Canterbury: The Easter Manœuvres. The forces were divided into two camps, the Invaders at Sheffield, and the Defenders, at Racecourse Hill. The idea was that a force...

Date 1907
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Collection Weekly Press

The Directors

Newspaper caption: The opening of the new hall at Springston, Canterbury. Standing - Messrs Marshall, H. Pearson, J. W. Kime, J. E. Johnston, Walter Kimber. Sitting - Messrs J. T. Blakemore, H. Neale...

Date 1908
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Collection Weekly Press

The Sheffield ladies' hockey team

Newspaper caption: Misses M. Hewitt, M. Gunn, M. Jackson, G. Kinnard, I. Gunn, M. Johnston. Middle row - I. Johnston, H. Lilley, B. Hardie (captain), M. Jenkins (secretary), B. Long. Sitting - L...

Date 1910
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Collection Weekly Press

Some shooters at Taumutu

Newspaper caption: The opening of the shooting season on Lake Ellesmere.

Date 1914
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Collection Weekly Press

The varied bag of two sportsmen

Newspaper caption: The opening of the shooting season on Lake Ellesmere.

Date 1914
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Collection Weekly Press

Members of the Halkett Red Cross branch

Newspaper caption: This branch has raised between £700 and £800 for our soldiers. A large number of garments and comforts were sent to the front, and the members have worked unceasingly during the war...

Date 1919
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Collection Weekly Press

Mr Fernandez (second from left) and his party

Newspaper caption: Behind them is one of the huts which the Public Works Department has every five miles along the transmission line. The hut contains a telephone and bunks, both useful in case of...

Date 1918
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Collection Weekly Press

Mess orderlies

Newspaper caption: Under Canvas. Aspects of military training at Burnham Camp, where South Island Units are undergoing courses of instruction. The annual camp and refresher course for Officers and N.C...

Date 1927
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Collection Weekly Press