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Margosue Penney and friend at Sumner

Margosue Penney (front) at Sumner - across the road from the park.

Date 1920
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

St Albans Fire Station, Christchurch Fire Service

Firemen at St Albans Fire Station, Office Rd, Christchurch Fire Service. Colin Penney at end on right.

Date 1926
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Halswell Memorial Gates being built by W. Winsor, builder, of Spreydon, 1923

Halswell Memorial Gates being built by W. Winsor, builder, of Spreydon, 1923. Two images of the memorial gates under construction in 1923.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

House corner of Barrington Street and Rose Street, 1923

Looking down the drive towards Somerfield Street. There was a tennis court at the back of the section where many tennis parties were held.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Winsor family picnicking at Ashley Gorge

Winsor family picnicking at Ashley Gorge. Highly commended in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

A fine flock of purebred southdown ewes

Newspaper caption: A busy period on Canterbury Farms: Stud sheep at Lincoln College. Lincoln College possesses one of the leading flocks of Southdowns in the Dominion, and there is a keen demand for...

Date 1926
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Good progress with the construction of the Selwyn Bridge

Newspaper caption: The Selwyn traffic bridge, on the Main South road, Christchurch, is rapidly taking shape. Two pictures are reproduced above showing the good progress made with the work.

Date 1927
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The committee

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. Back row: Messrs W. A. Wilson (past chairman of school committee), W. J. Dean (secretary), C. H...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Round the old school

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. Favoured with splendid weather the celebration of the jubilee of the Greendale School, on October...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Some of the old teachers

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. Favoured with splendid weather the celebration of the jubilee of the Greendale School, on October...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Past scholars who gathered to celebrate the jubilee

Newspaper caption: "The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. The roll of the pupils of the first ten years was called by Mr J. Voss, the following responding...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The Jubilee Cake

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. When the roll-call was completed, a jubilee cake, given by the very old residents in the district...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The terminal face

Newspaper caption: Winter Sports in Mid-summer: An excursion party on the Bealey Glacier, near Arthur's Pass, an alpine playground within easy reach of Christchurch. One of the most successful...

Date 1928
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

[Left] Mr Duncan Stewart. [Right] Railway crossing tragedy

Newspaper caption: [Left] The late Mr Duncan Stewart, of Cheviot, who was killed in a collision between his motor-cycle and the engine of the express train at Burnham railway crossing. [Right] This...

Date 1924-12-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

A close up view of five-year-old trees at Rolleston

Newspaper caption: Afforestation in Canterbury.

Date 1927
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

A sample of the excellent wheat harvest

Newspaper caption: (1) and (4) Reaping a heavy crop, estimated to yield 60 bushels to the acre, grown on Mr P. F. Ryan's farm at Weedons. As will be seen, the crop is badly "bent" but the 10 ft binder...

Date 1928
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Bristol fighter aeroplane piloted by Captain L. M. Isitt

Newspaper caption: Territorial Artillery Training: New Howitzer Battery Shoot at Mount Torlesse. The 16th Pack Howitzer Battery, Christchurch, having completed their annual training, carried out a...

Date 1924
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The four howitzers of the 16th battery in action.

Newspaper caption: Territorial Artillery Training: New Howitzer Battery Shoot at Mount Torlesse. The 16th Pack Howitzer Battery, Christchurch, having completed their annual training, carried out a...

Date 1924
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

"A" sub-section of the battery

Newspaper caption: Territorial Artillery Training: New Howitzer Battery Shoot at Mount Torlesse. The 16th Pack Howitzer Battery, Christchurch, having completed their annual training, carried out a...

Date 1924
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press