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New South Wales Bank staff supporting hunger strike

New South Wales Bank staff drinking cups of water instead of eating lunch, in support of the Christchurch Youth East Pakistan Appeal hunger strike. Several staff are wearing stickers supporting the...

Date 1971-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Hot pants in Latimer Square

Photos of four women posing together around the base of a street lamp in Latimer Square, wearing hot pants. Pictured: Cathrine Thomas, Lynn Overton, Robyn Markwick, Doreen Box.

Date 1971-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

New South Wales Bank staff drinking cups of water

New South Wales Bank staff drinking cups of water instead of eating lunch, in support of the Christchurch Youth East Pakistan Appeal hunger strike. Several staff are wearing stickers supporting the...

Date 1971-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Hunger strikers on the banks of the Avon

Photos of hunger strikers on the banks of the Avon River, where they spent the night in tents and sleeping bags, as part of the Christchurch Youth East Pakistan Appeal hunger strike. [Frame 26a] David...

Date 1971-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Posing in hot pants in Latimer Square

Photos of four women posing together around the base of a street lamp in Latimer Square, wearing hot pants. Pictured: Cathrine Thomas, Lynn Overton, Robyn Markwick, Doreen Box.

Date 1971-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Winnie Sheat holding books

Winnie Sheat, the 100,000th Christchurch patron of the film “This is New Zealand”, holding two books she was presented by the National Film Unit. [Frames 34, 35, 36 and 37] Mrs Sheat holding the books...

Date 1971-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bruce Edgar with tri-plane glider

Student Bruce Edgar together with assistants holding on to his tri-plane glider on the lawns of the University of Canterbury’s Ilam campus. Mr Edgar is planning to fly the glider, which he designed...

Date 1971-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

“Nightime Nut” by Tony Fomison

Photos of Tony Fomison’s painting “Nightime Nut”, which is part of a one-man show exhibition being held at the Canterbury Society of Arts’ gallery.

Date 1971-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Non-stop guitar playing record attempt

Photos of Hillmorton High School students, Wendy Harding, 16, and Bill van Peer, 17, playing acoustic guitars non-stop for 24 hours to raise money for the Save the Children Fund, and to set a world...

Date 1971-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christchurch Go-Kart Club’s championship

Views of the Christchurch Go-Kart Club’s championship at Halswell. [Frames 18a, 19a and 20a] Unidentified go-karter seated in go-kart with number 238.

Date 1971-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips