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Highlights from the Samuel Anstey collection

Highlights from the Samuel Anstey collection of glass plate negatives. Anstey was an early Antigua Boat Sheds owner who took many photos creating a remarkable record of the early 1900's.

Horse and foal at "Hillwood"

Horse and foal feeding on hay in paddocks at "Hillwood" with Port Hills and Castle Rock in background.

Date 1900 (year approximate) to 1919 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Specification for all sections ... general conditions, form of tender, form of contract and drawings

Tender documents from the Christchurch Tramway Board, 1903, containing information, specifications and contractual conditions for contractors interested in applying to manufacture and supply...

Date 1903
Format Publication
Resource Type Text
Collection

Plan showing position of Arthur's Pass Tunnel

Newspaper caption: The tunnel, for which the contract has just been let to Messrs J. McLean and Sons for £599,794, will be 17 feet high, 15 feet wide, and 5 miles 25 chains 12 feet in length. It will...

Date 1907
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Diamond Harbour

I think this may be taken on the section at Diamond Harbor, where my grandfather (William Howarth) built a bach. Not sure of the year.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Madras Street bridge

View along the Avon River towards the Madras Street bridge with Cambridge Terrace to the left.

Date unspecified month and day in 1904
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Woman and two dogs in a garden

Woman and two dogs in a garden. Woman is keeping the attention of the dogs by holding what appears to be a food treat.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Three women in a garden

Two women sitting, one with a parasol, and one standing in a garden.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Four women in a garden

One women seated on ground, two standing and one sitting on a seat in a garden. One woman is older and in mourning dress.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Four women in a garden

One women seated on ground, one standing and two sitting on seats in a garden. One woman is older and in mourning dress.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Three women in a garden

One woman standing and two women sitting, one with a parasol, in a garden.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Four women in a garden

Two women standing, one with a parasol, and one woman sitting in a garden. Buildings are visible in the background.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Four women in a garden

One women seated on ground, one standing and two sitting on seats in a garden. One woman is older and in mourning dress.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Wreath - Mizpah

Wreath with word the Mizpah on a ribbon underneath it. Word and ribbon appear to have been drawn onto a copy of the negative. Mizpah is Hebrew for 'Watchtower" and can be used to represent the...

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

McNie, June 1903

Four women of the McNie family on the veranda of a weatherboard house. Two are standing and two are seated.

Date unspecified day in 1903-06
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Curator's House and path in Botanic Gardens

View of the Curator's House and of a path leading from Rolleston Avenue into the Botanic gardens.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Weston, Lasy, and company, January 1904

Four men including Mr Lacy and W. Weston (reclining on the ground) in Hagley Park.

Date unspecified day in 1904-01
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Man seated in a garden

Portrait of an unidentified older bearded man seated in a garden.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Wreath – Happy Christmas

Wreath on a curling sheet of paper with Happy Christmas written below it.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Wreath – Happy Christmas

Wreath on a curling sheet of paper with Happy Christmas written below it.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Man and woman in a rowboat by the Antigua Boat Sheds

Stereograph of a man and woman in a rowboat on the Avon River near the Antigua Boat Sheds and Antigua Bridge. Drawn up boats, a bicycle and other figures are in the background.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection