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'Aulsebrook''s parade to celebrate the end of the War'

'Picture is of the Aulsebrook''s parade to celebrate the end of the First World War.'

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Mr Fernandez (second from left) and his party

Newspaper caption: Behind them is one of the huts which the Public Works Department has every five miles along the transmission line. The hut contains a telephone and bunks, both useful in case of...

Date 1918
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Victoria Square, snow, 1918

Queen Victoria sits majestically in the middle of a blanket of white, covering Victoria Square, Christchurch, during the big snow of 1918.  As photographed by 19 year old Arthur Cyril Pearce.

Date 1918
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

A panorama of part of the Hawkins district

Newspaper caption: Note how the snow has nearly covered the gorse fences.

Date 1918
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Mr Boris Daniels, the Russian student

Newspaper caption: The skis were lent by Mr J. J. Kinsey. They were taken to the South Pole by Captain Scott, and are naturally much-prized relics. Mr Daniels, in spite of no practice for seven years...

Date 1918
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

A. R. Blackwood, J. W. Swaney and L. Peachon on horseback

Newspaper caption: The photograph was taken at Hororata on Friday. The party had been most hospitably welcomed by Messrs Mordey and Renwick, of Mayfields Estate who had lent them saddles and...

Date 1918
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The car used to carry provisions to Hororata

Newspaper caption: The furthest away in the back seat is Mr Boris Daniels; next to him Mr L. Birks, the Government electrical engineer. Seated in front, with arm on door of car, is Mr A. R. Blackwood...

Date 1918
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Peace Procession, Christchurch

Peace procession making its way through Cathedral Square celebrating the end of the First World War.

Date 1918-11-12 (uncertain)
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Heathcote contingent at Peace Procession, Christchurch

Peace procession making its way through Christchurch celebrating the end of the First World War.

Date 1918-11-12 (uncertain)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Heathcote Valley and Castle Rock

View across Heathcote Valley with Maltworks at centre and looking towards Castle Rock in background. Taken from Port Hills.

Date 1918 (year uncertain)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Maidie and Dorothy Gimblett in the snow

Maidie (Madeline) Gimblett and Dorothy Gimblett playing in the snow in an orchard.

Date 1918 (year uncertain)
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Electricity Department laboratory

View of Electricity Department laboratory, looking towards strong room door.

Date 1918
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Electricity Department Demonstration Room

Interior of the Demonstration Room in the Electricity Department building. Looking north west towards the Costing Room and Drawing Office.

Date 1918
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Electricity Department Demonstration Room

Interior of the Demonstration Room in the Electricity Department building. Looking south west to Draughting Room and Laboratory.

Date 1918
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

A bicycle with a heavy load of duck

Newspaper caption: Mr Tronson, of Woolston, has made some very successful trips to Lake Ellesmere this season, several times securing the limit, 25 birds. During the first ten weeks of the season he...

Date 1918
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The tunnel mouth, with the Union Jack displayed above it

Newspaper caption: Progress of the Midland Railway: celebrating the driving of the Arthur's Pass tunnel.

Date 1918-08-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

View from Arthur's Pass tunnel, looking toward Canterbury

Newspaper caption: Progress of the Midland Railway: celebrating the driving of the Arthur's Pass tunnel. The ministerial train shunting.

Date 1918-08-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Some of the visitors

Newspaper caption: Progress of the Midland Railway: celebrating the driving of the Arthur's Pass tunnel. Back row: Messrs H. J. Marriner, Cyril J. Ward, Dr. H. T. J. Thacker, M.P., Hon. D. Buddo, M.P...

Date 1918-08-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The ministerial party

Newspaper caption: Progress of the Midland Railway: celebrating the driving of the Arthur's Pass tunnel. Standing: Messrs Henry J. Marriner (Chairman Railway Committee, Canterbury Chamber of Commerce)...

Date 1918-08-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The ratchet has been pulled down to explode the last charge

Newspaper caption: Progress of the Midland Railway: celebrating the driving of the Arthur's Pass tunnel. Cheers for the driving of the tunnel.

Date 1918-08-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Assembled for the speech making: Sir William Fraser speaking

Newspaper caption: Progress of the Midland Railway: celebrating the driving of the Arthur's Pass tunnel.

Date 1918-08-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Some of the motor cars lined up at the Selwyn Huts

Newspaper caption: Some snapshots taken at the picnic at the Selwyn huts on December 16th, given by the Canterbury Automobile Association for those who volunteered to fight the influenza epidemic in...

Date 1918-12-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Boating on the Selwyn River

Newspaper caption: Some snapshots taken at the picnic at the Selwyn huts on December 16th, given by the Canterbury Automobile Association for those who volunteered to fight the influenza epidemic in...

Date 1918-12-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Some snapshots in Cathedral Square

Newspaper caption: Some snapshots taken at the picnic at the Selwyn huts on December 16th, given by the Canterbury Automobile Association for those who volunteered to fight the influenza epidemic in...

Date 1918-12-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press