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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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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Alice Todd, Venis Olin, Merle & Avis, Colombo Street

Three generations walking in Colombo Street near the Square. Taken about 1939. A shopping day in town and a meeting up with grandma. Love the old cane pram. Once again hats for all when going to town...

Date 1939
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Christchurch city shopping day for mother and daughters

Christchurch city shopping day for mother and daughters. Photo taken near the bank building by Valerie Studios about 1939. Hats and shopping baskets the order of the day. The girl is holding a Koala...

Date 1939
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

J.S. Barnett

Portrait of councillor John Septimus Barnett, member of the Electrical Committee.

Date 1939
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Collection MED Historical Photographs

Electrical Committee chairman, J.S. Barnett

Portrait of councillor John Septimus Barnett, chairman of the Electrical Committee.

Date 1939
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Collection MED Historical Photographs

Alexander Milsted Owen

Portrait of Alexander Milsted Owen, accountant for the Municipal Electricity Department.

Date 1939
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Collection MED Historical Photographs

View of the A.R. Harris building

View of the A.R. Harris Company building as seen from the chimney of the destructor.

Date 1939
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Collection MED Historical Photographs

South west view from destructor chimney

View of buildings south of the Manchester Street and Gloucester street intersection, as seen from the chimney of the destructor.

Date 1939
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Collection MED Historical Photographs

View of Latimer Square and Gloucester Street

View of buildings on Gloucester Street and Latimer Square, as seen from the chimney of the destructor.

Date 1939
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Collection MED Historical Photographs

Municipal Electricity Department staff 1939

The staff of the Municipal Electricity Department for the year 1939. Standing, centre in the second row, are the Electrical Engineer, John Cossar Forsyth, Assistant Engineer, George Herbert Battersby...

Date 1939
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Collection MED Historical Photographs

Show room of new MED building

Electrical appliances on display on the ground floor of the Electricity Department building.

Date
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Collection MED Historical Photographs

Lichfield Shirt Company

"My mother's first job at Lichfield Shirt Co, Staff photo 1938-1939. Tuam Street." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Scottish Society Pipe Band, winners of the B Grade Championship

Left to Right from back: P. Bruce, R. Cummings, W. Paterson, A. Eyles, W. Armstrong. Middle row: A. McLachlan (Pipe Major), A. McMillan, R. Syme, M. Smith, R. Murie (Drum Major). Front row: W. Penman...

Format Photograph
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Eleanor Upritchard in Ambulance Driver uniform

My mother Eleanor Phyllis Clarkson, nee Upritchard, as a volunteer ambulance driver. She was an excellent driver who got her license in her teens and, according to reports, drove a very sporty...

Format Photograph
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Royal Tour, George VI & Queen Elizabeth

George VI and Queen Elizabeth toured New Zealand in 1927. The car appears later than 1927 and there is no similar car in any other existing photos of the New Zealand tour- it appears likely be Canada...

Format Photograph
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Couple in town, with a fur

Street photo of a couple in town in central Christchurch.

Date unspecified month and day in 1939
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Sincerely yours Des

Street photo of a man in central Christchurch

Date unspecified month and day in 1939
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Sincerely yours Wini

Street photo of a woman in central Christchurch.

Date unspecified month and day in 1939
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt