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Jean Primrose Pearson and Cecil Daniel McGarry

Newspaper caption: A unique wedding celebration at Coalgate: A happy pair wedded on the silver wedding day of the bride's parents, and the golden wedding day of her grandparents. Very seldom does it...

Date 1921-06-02
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Collection Weekly Press

Mr and Mrs J. H. Pearson, who celebrated their silver wedding

Newspaper caption: A unique wedding celebration at Coalgate: A happy pair wedded on the silver wedding day of the bride's parents, and the golden wedding day of her grandparents. Very seldom does it...

Date 1921-06-02
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Collection Weekly Press

Mr and Mrs Thomas Brown who celebrated their Golden Wedding

Newspaper caption: A unique wedding celebration at Coalgate: A happy pair wedded on the silver wedding day of the bride's parents, and the golden wedding day of her grandparents. Very seldom does it...

Date 1921-06-02
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Collection Weekly Press

Arthur's Pass tunnel on the West Coast Railway

Newspaper caption: "This photograph was taken by Mr Manson, tunnel overseer at Otira. The remarkable point about the photograph is the fact that the Arthur's Pass end of the tunnel can also be seen, a...

Date 1922
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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Collection Weekly Press

Travel in pre-railway days

Newspaper caption: Cobb and Co.'s coach on the road between Canterbury and Westland. At the old Glacier Hotel, Bealey, where horses were changed.

Date 1926
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Collection Weekly Press

The interior of the surge chamber

Newspaper caption: Additional electric power for Christchurch: New works at Lake Coleridge. The picture, taken from the mouth of the 11ft tunnel, shows the screens and gates leading out of the new...

Date 1926
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Collection Weekly Press

The new section of the power-house at Lake Coleridge

Newspaper caption: Additional electric power for Christchurch: New works at Lake Coleridge. The extra generating power of the new plant will be 15,000 k.w., making a total of 27,000 k.w., or more than...

Date 1926
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Collection Weekly Press

The recently completed surge chamber at Lake Coleridge

Newspaper caption: Additional electric power for Christchurch: New works at Lake Coleridge. The new surge-chamber, which controls the flow of water to the new section of the Lake Coleridge power-house...

Date 1926
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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
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Collection Weekly Press

Out with the hounds: The Christchurch Hunt Club at Dunsandel

Newspaper caption: The Christchurch Hunt Club held a meet at Camla the homestead of Mr D. W. Westenra, Dunsandel, last Saturday. The snaps above show incidents of the day's sport. (1) Mr R. A...

Date 1928
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Collection Weekly Press

Sheep dog trials at Springfield last week

Newspaper caption: Mrs Johnson presenting trophies to C. A. Denton for Class 1 event.

Date 1927
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Collection Weekly Press

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

Newspaper caption: Afforestation in Canterbury.

Date 1927
Format Photograph
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Collection Weekly Press