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Girls on a bench

These photos are of the girls from Papanui Technical High School. They may be the Rangiora Youth Recreational Club. The girls were doing a trip around Banks Peninsula in 1948. They were mostly taken...

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Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Fay, Pam & Dorothy in Lyttelton

Fay, Pam & Dorothy in Lyttelton in 1948. These photos are of the girls from Papanui Technical High School. They may be the Rangiora Youth Recreational Club. The girls were doing a trip around Banks...

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Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Waiting for the train

Papanui High School pupils waiting for the train from Rangiora. Photo taken by Dorothy Lott.

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Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

"Fixing" - John Moore, George Edwards,William Lee

Three of the staff at the Gebbies Pass radio transmission station. The Gebbies Pass radio transmitter was one of several erected by the New Zealand Broadcasting Board between 1932

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

The Transmission Towers at Gebbies Pass

The Gebbies Pass radio transmitter was one of several erected by the New Zealand Broadcasting Board between 1932

Format Photograph
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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

John Moore, Gebbies Pass Radio Transmission Station

The Gebbies Pass radio transmitter was one of several erected by the New Zealand Broadcasting Board between 1932 &1936 to extend radio broadcasting coverage in the main centres. Highly commended in...

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Skating In North Hagley Park

The photograph was taken and developed by my father Harry Baldwin, with a Graflex camera with a

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Sheep fleece being rolled

Workers with fleece and taking it to be rolled.

Date 1940-04-06
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Collection 1940s Star photographs

"Avonhead" homestead

"Avonhead" homestead, built in 1853 of pug clay on the site of what is now Archdall Place. Thought to be the early home of Alice Witty, daughter of George Witty, MP for Riccarton.

Date 1900 (year approximate) to 1944
Format Postcard
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Collection Gimblett family collection

At the Mayfair Lounge, 1949

Veda Crofts (left) & friend at the Mayfair Lounge. My mother & a friend.

Format Photograph
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Bridge over gully in Heathcote Domain

Bridge over gully in Heathcote Domain with Castle Rock in background.

Date 1930 (year uncertain; year approximate) to 1949 (year uncertain; year approximate)
Format Photograph
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Collection Gimblett family collection

Mr Bettle outside his shop during the 1945 Big Snow

Albie Bettle standing outside his Four Square Store on the corner of 16 Station Road, Heathcote Valley. Snow fell from 12-14 July followed by a gale on 13 July.

Date 1945-07
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Collection Gimblett family collection

Sumner Clock Tower at Scarborough Park

Sumner Clock Tower at Scarborough Park. Looking from beach to Scarborough with hill behind clock and kiosk to the left.

Date 1930 (year approximate) to 1949 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
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Collection Gimblett family collection

Ruth Trent, Ivy Newton, and Dorothy Burnell

Left to right: Ruth Trent (née Burnell), Ivy Newton (née Vogel), and Dorothy Burnell (née Gimblett) attending the Heathcote School 75th Jubilee celebrations.

Date 1946-04-05 to 1946-04-07
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Collection Gimblett family collection

Otto Gustav Rosenau

Otto Gustav Rosenau a Jewish refugee from Germany who worked with my Grandfather Max Ogilvie for a time on his orchard in Horotane valley and then went to enlist on the 26th December 1939

Date unspecified day in 1940-07
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Horse and cart

A man and a woman sat on a cart attached up to a horse on a farm. "Mode of transport because of petrol restrictions." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Horse drawn drainage installation

James Mayo Jnr and James Mayo Snr running new drainage along a residental street, possibly taken from Cashel Street in the East of the city towards the Port Hills, in early 1940 using horse pulled...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Willow groyne in the Waimakariri River

Workers laying a willow end groyne on the Waimakariri River.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Sutton Quay

Stone wall of Sutton Quay at Lyttelton

Format Photograph
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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Four Generations

"Mary Ann Arthur (nee Hastie) born 1864, who married Charles Arthur in NZ in 1885 died 1951. Her parents were Margaret and John Hastie who owned the Hurinui Hotel. Mary's daughter, Florence Templeton...

Date 1940 (year approximate) to 1945 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt