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Moa fossils at 36 Glenelg Spur

Gillian and Jennifer Anderson of 36 Glenelg Spur in Hillsborough with moa fossils found by their father as he began excavations for a basement on the property.

Date 1959-09-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Archaeological group at Redcliffs cave

Members of the Canterbury Museum archaeological group excavating at Redcliffs cave. Pictured are, from left, Sandra Johnson, Kathleen Fletcher, Ngaire Harris and Diana Angel.

Date 1959-10-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Windsor House dining room

Dining room at Windsor House home for the aged at 47 New Brighton Road in Shirley shortly prior to opening.

Date 1959-11-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Windsor House library

The library at Windsor House home for the aged at 47 New Brighton Road in Shirley shortly prior to opening.

Date 1959-11-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Hospital wing of the Woodchester Eventide Home

The hospital wing of the Woodchester Eventide Home at 76 Banks Avenue in Dallington run by the Christchurch Presbyterian Social Services Association shortly prior to opening.

Date 1959-10-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Sign of the Takahe

Exterior of the Sign of the Takahe on the corner of Dyers Pass Road and Hackthorne Road in Cashmere.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Princess Margaret Hospital under construction

Exterior of the Princess Margaret Hospital and Nurses' Home during the final stages of construction on Cashmere Road in Cashmere.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Trots at Addington

Taken at Addington Raceway and pictured, from left Betty Beecroft, Arthur Watkins her father and Mrs Bray, a family friend.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Installation of ripple control equipment

Installation of ripple control equipment at Brighton district substation.

Date 1959
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Myosotis arnoldi

Watercolour painting of Boraginaceae Myosotis arnoldi .

Date 1959
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Gordon Gee botanical illustrations

Myosotis macrantha var. pulchra

Watercolour painting of Boraginaceae Myosotis macrantha var. Pulchra Hook.f.

Date 1959
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Gordon Gee botanical illustrations

Guzmania monostachia

Watercolour painting of Guzmania monostachia (L.) Rusby.

Date 1959-05-11
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Gordon Gee botanical illustrations

Bus in rural Banks Peninsula

View of a rural mail delivery bus travelling on a rural road near Pigeon Bay on the Banks Peninsula.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Train passing beneath Sockburn overhead bridge

The Springfield-Christchurch steam train passes beneath a section of the new overhead bridge during construction at Sockburn.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Plans for sewage ponds between Dyers Road and Pages Road

Aerial view of land between Dyers Road and Pages Road marked for proposed sewage ponds. The image has been overlaid with the proposed plans and notes. The Avon-Heathcote Estuary and Banks Peninsula is...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs