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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

St Saviour's Orphanage outing

St Saviour's Orphanage outing on Stranges Pantechnicon Contributor's comment: "where was OSH?"

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

WWI gas mask and army uniform

One of the Pearce family wearing a WWI gas mask and army uniform at the Pearce family home Aikmans Road, Merivale about 1919.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Band Rotunda

Band rotunda with clock tower.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1900 - 1939 Star photographs

The road to Hanmer from Christchurch

An advertising pamphlet with an illustration showing a panoramic view of the road from the centre of Christchurch to Hanmer, on continuous strip; with text coloured illustrations, and advertising...

Date 1916 (year approximate)
Format Publication
Resource Type Text
Collection

O'Sullivan collection: Personal items

A collection of the types of items taken overseas by enlisted men from Christchurch.

Format Collection
Resource Type Collection
Collection O'Sullivan collection : First World War memorabilia, letters, diaries

Unknown Soldier

Photo reproduced from a glass negative by Glyn Williams. Date: 1910s Highly commended in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Portrait of a Young Woman

Subject unknown. Photo reproduced from a glass negative. Highly commended in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Canterbury Queen Election, St Patrick's Day Gala

Newspaper caption: (1) The Nurses' Brigade. A special feature of the gathering was twelve children dressed as nurses, who acted as collectors during the day. (2) The Peninsula Queen (Miss Birdling)...

Date 1916-03-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Hon. R. Heaton Rhodes unfurls ensign at Springfield School

Newspaper caption: The ceremony was given great eclat by the presence of the Minister, escorted by the C Squadron of his regiment under Major P .H. Johnson. The school has been in existence for forty...

Date 1914
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Major P. H. Johnson's dairy farm at Mount Torlesse Station

Newspaper caption: Major P. H. Johnson, owner of Mount Torlesse Station, Springfield, has decided to convert part of his property into a dairy farm and has erected a most complete dairy and yards...

Date 1914
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Ellesmere Agricultural and Pastoral Association show

Newspaper caption: This show, the first spring show of the season to be held in the South Island, took place under the auspices of the Ellesmere Agricultural & Pastoral Society at Leeston on Thursday...

Date 1910-10-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Courtenay Agricultural and Pastoral Association exhibition

Newspaper caption: (1) Mr H. Roper's Champion Ayrshire Bull. (2) Mr E. E. Jenkin's Champion Draught Brood Mare. (3) Messrs Thomas Bros.' Champion Draught Horse. (5) Mr W. Syme's Champion Shorthorn...

Date 1910-11-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Sloven's Creek viaduct, Midland Railway

Newspaper caption: The train crosses the viaduct over Sloven's Creek from which can be obtained a bird's eye view of the Waimakariri Gorge. The most remarkable structure on the line from an...

Date 1910
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Mr T. O. Morgan welcoming Colonel Rhodes

Newspaper caption: Heartily Welcomed: Colonel the Hon. R. Heaton Rhodes at Tai Tapu. Proof of the popularity in the Ellesmere electorate of Colonel the Hon. R. Heaton Rhodes, M.P., and appreciation of...

Date 1919-09-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press