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Information for intending emigrants

"The object of this pamphlet is to afford accurate information to intending emigrants on all important subjects connected with the country to which they are invited." Published by the Provincial...

Date 1873
Format Publication
Resource Type Text
Collection 1800 to 1899

"Costume Cricket Match" held in Hagley Park

This photo,from a family album, I believe depicts some participants in a "Costume Cricket Match" held in Hagley Park on 23 Oct 1877 to raise money for the Indian Famine. Those in the photo are dressed...

Date 1877-10-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Barbadoes St. Register No. 2

Burials in the Church of England cemetery, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand from 1870 to September 1882. The information collected in the register includes when buried, name and surname, age, sex...

Date 1870-02-02 to 1882-09-03
Format Manuscript
Resource Type Text
Collection Barbadoes Street Cemetery registers

Barbadoes Street. Burial plots book

The burial plots book lists receipt number, purchaser names, plot number, size of plot, and amount paid. The book is organised into alphabetical groups, and few entries are dated. The later part of...

Date 1872-07
Format Manuscript
Resource Type Text
Collection Barbadoes Street Cemetery registers

Dr Barker's house, Worcester Street

Exterior of the house owned by photographer and surgeon, Dr Alfred Charles Barker. In front are, from left, J.A. Bishop, Mr Bishop (gas office), Dr Barker, Miss Bishop (sitting), Miss Barker, Captain...

Date 1872-08-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1860 - 1900 Christchurch Star photographs

Dr Barker's house, Worcester Street

Exterior of the house owned by Christchurch photographer and surgeon, Dr Alfred Charles Barker, on Worcester Street. Taken looking west towards Worcester Street bridge.

Date 1870 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1860 - 1900 Christchurch Star photographs

Early Cashel Street looking east

View of early Cashel Street looking east from the bridge at the intersection with Oxford Terrace.

Date 1870
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1860 - 1900 Christchurch Star photographs

Letters from Canterbury, New Zealand, 1867 to 1871

First two letters dated 1854 and 1857. Letters home from Elizabeth Frances Bridge (née Hastings), her husband Charles Joseph Bridge and other family members.

Date 1872 (year uncertain; year approximate)
Format Publication
Resource Type Text
Collection 1800 to 1899

John Andersons foundry and the arch at the Railway Station

Two sets of photographs of central Christchurch. No 1. Is of the arch at the former railway station in 1868. No 2. Is John Anderson's foundry on Cashel Street in circa 1870.

Date 1870 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1860 - 1900 Christchurch Star photographs

Southern provinces almanac, 1874

The contents include: Education Ordinance, 1873. Fencing Ordinance, 1872. Sheep Ordinance, 1872. Trespass of Cattle Ordinance, 1872. Justices of the Peace in Canterbury. Provincial Government...

Format Publication
Resource Type Text
Collection The Southern provinces almanac, directory, diary and year-book

Southern provinces almanac, 1875

The contents include: Justices of the Peace in Canterbury. Societies, Trading, Companies, Municipalities. Provincial Government Directory. Education Ordinance. Fencing Ordinance. Sheep Ordinance...

Format Publication
Resource Type Text
Collection The Southern provinces almanac, directory, diary and year-book

Southern provinces almanac, 1876

The contents include: Provincial Government Directory. Trade Directories: Christchurch, Lyttelton, Akaroa, Addington, Ashley, Ashburton, Alford Forest, Cust, Courtenay, Dunsandel, Doyleston, Flaxton...

Format Publication
Resource Type Text
Collection The Southern provinces almanac, directory, diary and year-book

Southern provinces almanac, 1877

The contents include: Societies. Justices of the Peace in the Province of Canterbury. Municipalities. Religious Bodies. Road Boards. Farmer’s Clubs. Trade Directories: Christchurch, Lyttelton, Akaroa...

Format Publication
Resource Type Text
Collection The Southern provinces almanac, directory, diary and year-book

Southern provinces almanac, 1878

The contents include: Acts and Ordinances. Benevolent Societies. Farmer’s Clubs. Religious Bodies. Societies. Trade Directories. Municipalities. Justices of the Peace in the Provincial District of...

Format Publication
Resource Type Text
Collection The Southern provinces almanac, directory, diary and year-book

Southern provinces almanac, 1872

The contents include: Justices of the Peace in Canterbury. Land Transfer Act, 1870. Road Boards Ordinance, 1869. Fencing Ordinance, 1869. Trespass of Cattle Ordinance, 1869. Provincial Government of...

Date 1872
Format Publication
Resource Type Text
Collection The Southern provinces almanac, directory, diary and year-book

Southern provinces almanac, 1873

The contents include: Justices of the Peace in Canterbury. General Government Offices in Canterbury. Provincial Government of Canterbury Directory. Trade Directories: Addington, Ashley, Ashburton...

Format Publication
Resource Type Text
Collection The Southern provinces almanac, directory, diary and year-book

Southern provinces almanac, 1871

The contents include: Directory of the Officers of the General Government in Canterbury Province. Directory of Trades and Callings: Christchurch, Lyttelton, Kaiapoi, Papanui, Woodend, Saltwater Creek...

Date 1871
Format Publication
Resource Type Text
Collection The Southern provinces almanac, directory, diary and year-book

Southern provinces almanac, 1879

The contents include: Justices of the Peace in the Provincial District of Canterbury. Farmers’ Clubs. Boards. Religious Bodies. Municipalities. Trade Directories. Societies. Debtors and Creditors Act...

Format Publication
Resource Type Text
Collection The Southern provinces almanac, directory, diary and year-book

Sketch design for proposed public library. Christchurch

No. 4 black and white sketch of the proposed design for the Canterbury Public Library showing Cambridge Terrace elevation. Bottom right corner signed by architect W. B. Armson.

Date unspecified year in 1870
Format Architectural drawing
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Public Library architectural drawings