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Hibiscus rosa - sinensis

Watercolour painting of Malvaceae Hibiscus Double var. Rosa - sinensis.

Date 1956
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Gordon Gee botanical illustrations

Hibiscus trionum

Watercolour painting of Malvaceae Hibiscus trionum.

Date 1956
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Gordon Gee botanical illustrations

Neoregelia spectabilis

Watercolour painting of Bromeliaceae Neoregelia spectabilis (Moore) L.B. Smith.

Date 1956
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Gordon Gee botanical illustrations

Dendrobium chrysotoxum

Watercolour painting of Dendrobium chrysotoxum Lindl.

Date 1956 (year uncertain)
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Gordon Gee botanical illustrations

Lord and Lady Mountbatten at Wigram Airport

Photo shows Wing Commander and Mrs Checketts on Mountbatten's right; Sir Ernest Andrews, Mayor of Christchurch, on Lady Mountbatten's left with Lady Andrews, and Bert [Christchurch Town Clerk] &...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Me in my 1932 Chevrolet, 1956-57

Photo of myself with mobile advertising of the movie "Shake, Rattle & Rock" showing at the Crystal Place. Car is a 1932 Chev. Avon River in background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Summit Road

"Helen, Anne and John Hurley. Summit Road 1956. HAJ Hillman" - Contributor's note

Date 1956
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Elephant float preparing for the Hay's Christmas Parade

A large elephant float on wheels being pushed by a group of children in Hagley Park in preparation for the Hay's Christmas Parade. Behind it is a giraffe float also heading towards the parade.

Date 1956-12-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Train float for the Hay's Christmas Parade

A train float with a santa sleigh and reindeer float being admired by families in Hagley Park ahead of the Hay's Christmas Parade through the central city.

Date 1956-12-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Cousins

"Cousins from Sutton and Carter Family at 29 Ford Road on Christmas day. Potato plants in the background." - Contributor's note

Date 1956-12-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Christmas Day

"Wayne Sutton with carpentry set (Christmas gift), Chris Sutton sitting. Diane Carter with scooter (Christmas gift), Jenny Carter with doll's pram (Christmas gift). Taken in the back yard of 29 Ford...

Date 1956-12-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

John Abnernethy and Elizabeth Abernethy

"A view of John Abnernethy and Elizabeth Abernethy (née Pearson) together on their honeymoon." - Contributor's note.

Date 1956
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt