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Taking tea, 1930s

Bryson and Maysel Mirfin, Ikamatua, taking tea with Ruby Stokes, Omihi. Ruby and Maysel were friends from Training College and bridesmaids at each other's weddings. Photo taken by Stanley Stokes.

Date unspecified year in 1930
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Alice Todd, Venis Olin & Merle in Cathedral Square in 1937

Three generations - Alice Todd, Venis Olin & Merle in Cathedral Square in 1937. By the colour of the clothes and they are all wearing gloves it would be a winter photo. Mother and daughter regularly...

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Sunland Bakery Drivers

Staff, Sunland Bakery Drivers. From Left. 3rd James Davies, 5th Ralph Newlove, From right 2nd Horace Harvey. The vans delivered bread to shops and homes. Home owners left a tin out by their letterbox...

Date unspecified year in 1930
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Cycling friends

Jim Crofts (middle) and cycling friends. My father.

Date unspecified year in 1930 (year uncertain)
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The Rawleighs Man

The Rawleighs Man. My auntie's boyfriend.

Date 1935 (year approximate)
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Fin and Arthur in uniform, Cathedral Square

Fin and Arthur in uniform, Cathedral Square. Friends of my father.

Date unspecified year in 1930
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Alice Grundy & family at Cave Rock

Alice Grundy & family at Cave Rock, Sumner.

Date 1935 (year approximate)
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Margosue Penney & David Penney in Hagley Park

Margosue Penney & David Penney in Hagley Park.

Date unspecified year in 1930
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Three friends at Addington races

Left - right: Mary Morse (my aunty, mum's youngest sister) an unknown friend Sydney??, Mary's best friend all at Addington races. Maybe cup day as they are all in their best clothes. Late 1930s...

Date unspecified year in 1930
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Plunket Society Procession, Sumner Esplanade

Plunket Society procession in Sumner 1937. Wolseley car in front is mayoral car in front with mayor of Sumner Thomas Newburgh and Eleanor Newburgh (plaque under tree at Scarborough Reserve). Float in...

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Tightrope walker in Thorpe's Paddock, Gayhurst Road

This event was in Thorpes paddock, Gayhurst Rd, Dallington about 1935. I can remember seeing his gear lying on the ground. It was depression years & I understand that not many paid to get in but a lot...

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Wm Harris & Sons Butchers

Harris & Sons Butchers. 789 Colombo Street, near Kilmore Street. 1930 Ford Model A, Butchers van.

Date unspecified year in 1930
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One of my mothers brothers during the Depression

One of my mothers brothers during the Depression. The family lived at what was the end of Butler Street in Opawa where they rented some land. There was enough room for a few cows which the boys had to...

Date 1925 (year approximate)
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My grandmother and grandfather with one of the cows

My grandmother and grandfather with one of the cows they had for milking, on the bit of land they rented out at the end of Butler Street, in Opawa. They had cows, chickens and a big vege garden and my...

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Playing in the snow at Richmond Primary School

Junior pupils enjoying the snow at Richmond Primary School Christchurch, winter 1938 or 1939. School building in background. Shona Fairburn (centre left) just received a snowball hit. by class teacher...

Date 1938-24 to 1939-24
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Centaurus Flying Boat, 1938

Centaurus Flying Boat pays a visit to the Port of Lyttelton in 1938 much to the interest of the Christchurch Public who went over the hill to have a look.

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Otto Gustav Rosenau and small Gordon Ogilvie

This is Otto Gustav Rosenau and small Gordon Ogilvie. Christchurch author) Gordon is a small boy on the families orchard in Horotane valley. This photo depicts an encounter with someone who had...

Date 1939-09 (year and month approximate)
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Traction engine

Traction engine photo - used for house shifting by the Gurdler family. 1920/30

Date unspecified year in 1920
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A friend of the Crofts family and motorbike

A friend of the Crofts family and motorbike.

Date unspecified year in 1930
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Veda Crofts holding Mervyn Crofts (2 yrs old), and two friends

Veda Crofts holding Mervyn Crofts (2 yrs old), and two friends. My mother and brother.

Date unspecified year in 1930
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