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Picnic, Stewart's Gully, 1921

A group of families at a picnic at Stewart's Gully.

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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Alice Grundy feeding Topsy the horse

Alice Grundy feeding Topsy the horse, next to 48 Milton Street. Paddock next to 48 Milton Street.

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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

George Clifford Loader, 5 years old, and his sisters

Roma & Monica Loader (back) and Molly and George Loader (front). My father George Clifford Loader, 5 years old, and his sisters. from Cressy Tce in Lyttelton where they were brought up. He lived in a...

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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Margosue Penney and friend at Sumner

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

Date 1920
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Magazine Bay, Lyttelton Harbour, 1925

My (grandfather or ) great grandfather was the caretaker at Magazine Bay Lyttelton. Grandfather Moir was a wonderful gardener & you can see his garden on the slopes. They also had a little pebble...

Date 1925
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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
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Mrs Elizabeth McCombs christening a motorboat

Mrs Elizabeth McCombs, Christchurch City Councillor, at Lyttelton harbour christening "Madame Hoover", a seagoing outbound motorboat built by J. Miller Ltd, Lyttelton for J. Scott Ramsey of Wellington...

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Collection 1900 - 1939 Star photographs

James Huston

James Huston, b. 25 June 1863 at Hobart Tasmania, Australia. He arrived in Lyttelton on the Isle of France. He had 7 siblings. At some stage his father Richard John Huston (Born Armagh, Ireland) and...

Date unspecified year in 1920
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

The corner of Rossall and Rhodes Streets in 1925

The corner of Rossall and Rhodes Streets looking south east. Taken by Charles John Beken, who built in 1909 and lived in the house at right with tiled roof & a two-storeyed workshop to the left that...

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Collection 2015 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.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

House corner of Barrington Street and Rose Street, 1923

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

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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.

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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

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Venis and Martin Todd

Brother and sister Venis and Martin TODD aged about 14 and 16 years all dressed up for a formal photo.

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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
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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
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Collection Weekly Press