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Governor's Bay, Christchurch, N.Z.

Governor's Bay, Christchurch, N.Z.

Date unspecified year in 1950
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

On the Avon, Christchurch, N.Z.

On the Avon, Christchurch, N.Z.

Date unspecified year in 1950
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

River Avon, Christchurch, N.Z.

River Avon, Christchurch, N.Z.

Date unspecified year in 1950
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

River Avon, Christchurch, N.Z.

River Avon, Christchurch, N.Z.

Date unspecified year in 1950
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

The Rose Garden, Christchurch, N.Z.

The Rose Garden, Christchurch, N.Z.

Date unspecified year in 1950
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Site of new central fire station

Proposed site of the central fire station prior to construction, taken from Lichfield Street looking south-east towards Barbadoes Street, Christchurch Gas Works and the Port Hills.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Royal train Queen's Visit 1953

Front of the royal train on the 1953 tour by Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Blessing of ambulances

My father Frank Dixey at the blessing of two new ambulances by Bishop Warren at the ChristChurch Cathedral April 1953. Frank is beside the number plate H50,233.

Date unspecified day in 1953-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Caronia berthing at Lyttelton

Photo taken by my father Peter Basire ( a photographer) from his collection. The ship Caronia berthing at Lyttelton and people of Christchurch greeting the ship.

Date 1954-02-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Ray and Dennis in Cathedral Square

Ray Burt (left) and Dennis O'Neil (right). Photographed in Cathedral Square. Looking East. Far left is the storage depot building for bsues. I think the prominent building in the background was called...

Date 1955 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Letitia's 21st Birthday

Bernard and June dancing at her sister in-law' Letitia's 21st birthday. June is in a pink dress from Beaths Fashion Parade.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Shopping in the City in Cathedral Square.

Shopping in the City in Cathedral Square, with friend Rachel. They were both Nurse Aides at Sunnyside Hospital. Photographers took photos of people in the Square.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

In Cathedral Square

In the Cathedral Square on a summer day with friend Rachel. Both having a day off as Nurse Aides at Sunnyside Hospital.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Shopping in Christchurch.

Photo of June with new shoes (in box). I have fine gloves on, that were common then to wear. (in Cathedral Square)

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Highland dancer

Caledonian Hall. Chalice Penman, Highland dancer, at the performance entrance.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt