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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

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

James Turner, Bert Gimblett, Jack Beaumont and Jack Salt

From left to right: James Turner, Bert Gimblett, Jack Beaumont, and Jack Salt in "Hillwood" orchard taking a smoko break with their dogs.

Date 1914 (year approximate) to 1915 (year approximate)
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Dorothy Gimblett aged 16 years with her dog Sharp

Dorothy Gimblett at 16 years with her pet dog Sharp. She is wearing a mourning dress that she made after her father died in 1913.

Date 1913 to 1915 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Dorothy Gimblett aged 16 years with her dog Sharp

Dorothy Gimblett at 16 years with her pet dog Sharp. She is wearing a mourning dress that she made after her father died in 1913.

Date 1913 to 1915 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

A big undertaking: a building removed bodily

Newspaper caption: The refreshment rooms at Bealey Flat, on the West Coast line, were recently removed 23 ft lower down the hill in order to make them more accessible to railway travellers. The...

Date 1914
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Snapshots taken at the ploughing match, Templeton

Newspaper caption: The Paparua Ploughing Match Association held its annual fixture on Mr George Bailey's farm, Templeton on August 5. The meeting was highly successful, the entries being considerably...

Date 1914-08-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

James Turner, Jack Salt and another worker carrying fruit

James Turner (middle) with Jack Salt (position not identified) and an unidentified orchard worker carrying fruit in cane baskets to the packing shed at "Hillwood".

Date 1914
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

James Turner, Jack Salt and one other with baskets of fruit

James Turner (left) with Jack Salt (position not identified) and unidentified orchard worker with cane baskets full of fruit identified as apricots in the "Hillwood" orchard.

Date 1914
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Pouch, Ammunition, Pistol, variation

This brown leather pouch is 4 3/4 inches high and 3 3/4 inches wide and has a flap secured with a brass stud, on the back is a 2 1/4 inch wide belt loop. Inside the flap is marked 44078, H Whittle...

Date unspecified month and day in 1914
Format Physical object
Resource Type Image
Collection O'Sullivan collection: Personal items

Pouch, Ammunition, Pistol, variation

This brown leather pouch is 4 3/4 inches high and 3 3/4 inches wide and has a flap secured with a brass stud, on the back is a 2 1/4 inch wide belt loop. Inside the flap is marked 44078, H Whittle...

Date unspecified month and day in 1914
Format Physical object
Resource Type Image
Collection O'Sullivan collection: Personal items

Pouch, Ammunition, Pistol, variation

This brown leather pouch is 4 3/4 inches high and 3 3/4 inches wide and has a flap secured with a brass stud, on the back is a 2 1/4 inch wide belt loop. Inside the flap is marked 44078, H Whittle...

Date unspecified month and day in 1914
Format Physical object
Resource Type Image
Collection O'Sullivan collection: Personal items

Mount Torlesse, a well-known Canterbury sheep station

Newspaper caption: Mount Torlesse, snow-clad, can be seen in the background in each picture.

Date 1914
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

A well loaded bicycle and a good game bag

Newspaper caption: Mr Fronson had a stiff bicycle ride from Lake Ellesmere to Christchurch last week, when he carried a load of 14 ducks and 4 swans, which altogether weighed 100lb. The weight of his...

Date 1914
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Feed for the horses of the Expeditionary Force

Newspaper caption: Ten stacks of oats on Mr T. Foster's farm at Ladbrooks. The stacks were photographed last week, prior to their being cut into chaff, for which the dispatch of the Expeditionary...

Date 1914
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Interior of power-house

Newspaper caption: Works nearing completion at the Lake Coleridge hydro-electric power station. The building is designed to hold plant of the capacity of 16,000 horse-power, of which 6000 horse-power...

Date 1914
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The surge chamber (reservoir)

Newspaper caption: Works nearing completion at the Lake Coleridge hydro-electric power station. The chamber is viewed from inside the tunnel which brings water from the lake, practically making the...

Date 1914
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press