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Sheep fleece being rolled

Workers with fleece and taking it to be rolled.

Date 1940-04-06
Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Firefighters using the station pole

Firefighters descending from the recreation room via a pole at the Christchurch Central Fire Station at 178 Lichfield Street.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Aerial view of Christchurch Botanic Gardens

Aerial view of Christchurch Botanic Gardens with Cuningham House conservatory in the centre next to the Rose Garden. To the left is Victoria Lake and North Hagley Park with Rolleston Avenue, Christ's...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Snow in Cathedral Square

View looking across Cathedral Square covered in snow towards the Regent Theatre.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Snow at Carlton Corner

A tractor operated scoop clearing snow at Carlton Corner on the corner of Papanui Road and Bealey Avenue.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Christchurch to Akaroa return cycle race competitors

Competitors for the Christchurch Amateur Cycling Club's annual Christchurch-Akaroa return road race lined up at the start, on the corner of Hazeldean Road and Lincoln Road in Addington. The patron of...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Clock tower demolition, Sydenham Post Office

Exterior of the Sydenham Post Office building built in 1911 at 340 Colombo Street, Sydenham. The building is covered in scaffolding in preparation for the demolition of the clock tower to reduce the...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Netherlands East Indies evacuees in Christchurch

Three Netherlands East Indies evacuee women stood in a group after arriving in Christchurch as part of a temporary scheme during the Second World War.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Netherlands East Indies evacuees in Christchurch

A group of Netherlands East Indies evacuee men playing cards after arriving in Christchurch as part of a temporary scheme during the Second World War.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Former Flesher family home in Richmond

Exterior of the old Flesher home on Evelyn Couzins Avenue during the repurposing of the building as a community centre.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Addington Railway workshop buildings

Exterior of the Addington Railway Workshop buildings looking down to the outdoor yard area and across to Addington.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Ceremony for the driving of a well in Riccarton

A group of people gathered beneath a Riccarton Waterworks sign for a ceremony to celebrate the driving of the first well pipe. The new system will provide high pressure water supply to Riccarton...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs