Firefighters using the pole at the Christchurch Central Fire Station at 178 Lichfield Street.
Dining room at Windsor House home for the aged at 47 New Brighton Road in Shirley shortly prior to opening.
The library at Windsor House home for the aged at 47 New Brighton Road in Shirley shortly prior to opening.
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.
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.
Members of the Canterbury Museum archaeological group excavating at Redcliffs cave. Pictured are, from left, Sandra Johnson, Kathleen Fletcher, Ngaire Harris and Diana Angel.
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...
Panoramic image of floodlit crowds in the stands and on the pitch at Lancaster Park stadium during Billy Graham's Crusades, an evangelical campaign which toured around the world.
Mrs J. Lovell-Smith using a potters wheel. The tutor, Mrs Doris Holland (Doris Lusk) watches.
A group of soldiers from the 1st Battalion New Zealand Regiment marching from Christchurch Railway Station after disembarking from their troopship, Captain Cook, at Lyttelton from postings in Malaya...
A trench digger preparing to lay a line on Curletts Road on the corner with Main South Road for the installation of high pressure water supply. Pictured, from left, Mr A Kelly, Mr A Dyhrberg, Mr R C...
Flower buyers at the city flower market.
Black poplar tree log on Lincoln Road being transported to a mill yard.
Mural by Russell Clark in the main terminal building at Christchurch International Airport.
Interior of the Shirley Lodge at 110 Marshland Road and of a woman working behind the bar area.
Interior of the Shirley Lodge garden lounge bar at 110 Marshland Road.
Aerial view of the Shirley Lodge at 110 Marshland Road in Shirley.
View of a rural mail delivery bus travelling on a rural road near Pigeon Bay on the Banks Peninsula.
Construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge looking north towards Cathedral Square.
View during the construction of Sockburn overhead bridge, looking south.
The Springfield-Christchurch steam train passes beneath a section of the new overhead bridge during construction at Sockburn.
Site of the new Council parking site between Tuam Street and St Asaph Street.
Akaroa waterfront, sandy beach. December 1959, during my house party at Hawkin's Bach. 9 happy young people from Christchurch, enjoying the Canterbury summer sun.
Victoria Square by night, with statue of Queen Victoria. Looking at the Armagh Street frontage of Hay's department store that evolved into Farmers, then was later demolished for an apartment building...