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Rangiora Temperance Group

This is thought by Rangiora historians to be the Rangiora Temperance Group, outside the Rangiora Guild Hall. The date suggested was 1900, but the first version of the silent film "Robbery Under Arms"...

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Moveable school on the Co-operative Railway Works

Newspaper caption: In such a place as the railhead of a progressing railway, the settlement and all connected with it must of necessity be of a temporary and portable nature. Our illustration shows...

Date 1908
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Collection Weekly Press

Directors of the Tai Tapu dairy factory

Newspaper caption: Tai Tapu, one of Canterbury's prosperous country townships: the dairy factory. J. Sharpe, J. Mangels, K. Watson, H. E. Peryman, R. Rainey, T. Macartney, J. Heinemann, F. Hubbard

Date 1908
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The seven sons of Mr Dan and Mrs Kellahan

Newspaper caption: The late Mr Dan Kellahan landed at Lyttelton in 1868 and Mrs Kellahan two years later. They were both born at Cossack, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland.

Date 1908
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Collection Weekly Press

Farmers bringing in milk to the factory

Newspaper caption: Tai Tapu, one of Canterbury's prosperous country townships: the dairy factory.

Date 1908
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The public hall, Tai Tapu

Newspaper caption: Tai Tapu, one of Canterbury's prosperous country townships

Date 1908
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Collection Weekly Press

The public school

Newspaper caption: Tai Tapu, one of Canterbury's prosperous country townships

Date 1908
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Collection Weekly Press

The site of the proposed intake tunnel marked with a cross

Newspaper caption: The Selwyn County Council's proposed improvements and enlargements of the present auxiliary water supply to the Malvern-Waimakariri District. It will be seen that the Selwyn County...

Date 1908
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Collection Weekly Press

The present Kowai Dam in a state of collapse

Newspaper caption: The Selwyn County Council's proposed improvements and enlargements of the present auxiliary water supply to the Malvern-Waimakariri District. An intake was constructed a mile higher...

Date 1908
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Collection Weekly Press

Cushion Falls on the main race in the Kowai Valley

Newspaper caption: The Selwyn County Council's proposed improvements and enlargements of the present auxiliary water supply to the Malvern-Waimakariri District. The falls serve to break the velocity...

Date 1908
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Mr A. D. Paterson and the Press on a tour of inspection

Newspaper caption: The Selwyn County Council's proposed improvements and enlargements of the present auxiliary water supply to the Malvern-Waimakariri District.

Date 1908
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Collection Weekly Press

Engineering staff at the mouth of the Otira tunnel

Newspaper caption: From the left: Mr Leslie Reynolds (consulting engineer), Mr Hutton (assistant engineer), Mr Hoye (tunnel foreman), Mr Dennie (electrical engineer, manager of works), Mr Richardson...

Date 1908
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Collection Canterbury Times

General view of the works in the vicinity of Sloven's Creek

Newspaper caption: The difficulties of railway construction on the Midland Line are well portrayed in this picture. The whole of the foundations are show besides the workmen's quarters.

Date 1908
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Collection Canterbury Times

The Midland Railway

Newspaper caption: Great interest has lately centred in the Broken River railway works owing to the relief work given to numerous Christchurch unemployed, and to the unfounded complaints of their bad...

Date 1908
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Collection Canterbury Times

The Hon. E. C. J. Stevens speaking at the luncheon

Newspaper caption: In proposing the toast of "Mr Lowrie," Mr Stevens said:-- As regards the College, the farm and all the surroundings, the Board were thoroughly satisfied in every respect, and they...

Date 1908
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Collection Weekly Press

Farmers' Day at Canterbury Agricultural College

Newspaper caption: Farmers' day at Lincoln College has become a popular annual fixture, which enables those who take an interest in the advancement of agriculture in the provincial district to mark...

Date 1908-12-14
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Collection Weekly Press

Farmers' Union annual picnic at Lincoln Agricultural College

Newspaper caption: The members of the Farmers' Union held their annual picnic at Lincoln Agricultural College on Thursday. The afternoon was pleasantly spent on the College sports ground and there was...

Date 1908-12-17
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Collection Weekly Press

Mrs Hilgendorf and Mrs Lowrie

Newspaper caption: Farmers' Day at Canterbury Agricultural College and Presentation to Mr W. Lowrie

Date 1908
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Some of the visitors arriving

Newspaper caption: Farmers' Day at Canterbury Agricultural College and Presentation to Mr W. Lowrie

Date 1908
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Collection Weekly Press