Watercolour painting of Boraginaceae Myosotis arnoldi .
Watercolour painting of Boraginaceae Myosotis macrantha var. Pulchra Hook.f.
Watercolour painting of Guzmania monostachia (L.) Rusby.
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.
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.
The library at Windsor House home for the aged at 47 New Brighton Road in Shirley shortly prior to opening.
Dining room at Windsor House home for the aged at 47 New Brighton Road in Shirley shortly prior to opening.
Flower display at the Canterbury Flower Show of a lighthouse and scenery.
Demonstration of cement bulk handling at Lyttelton.
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...
Mural by Russell Clark in the main terminal building at Christchurch International Airport.
Tractors on display at the Canterbury Agricultural and Pastoral Association Show.
View of the rides and side shows at the Canterbury Agricultural and Pastoral Association Show.
My dad (Syd Carter) working in his barber and tobacconist shop in the early 1960s (I think). St. Martins. He was a great one for a laugh and a good 'yarn' and enjoyed the interaction with his...
Two Canterbury University students in the annual Procesh - theme of this set of entries was names of films on at the time - May 1959. Probably taken in Worcester Street outside what were Univeristy...
William Waddell, managing director of T. Waddell and Son on St Asaph Street, with the factory's 1897 steel converter.
Floral floats. Feb-March 1959.
Exterior of the Sign of the Takahe on the corner of Dyers Pass Road and Hackthorne Road in Cashmere.
Exterior of the Princess Margaret Hospital and Nurses' Home during the final stages of construction on Cashmere Road in Cashmere.
The NAC City of Christchurch Viscount propeller plane at Christchurch Airport.
The Canterbury Junior Chamber of Commerce float in the Floral Procession in Christchurch.
Close-up of the Bowker Fountain in Victoria Square lit up at night.
Crowds lining a residential street during the Hay's Christmas Parade watching a drummer float being driven past.
A family stood on Lake Lyndon, near Castle Hill, with groups of people ice skating in the background with views across to snow covered mountaints. "In the days when the whole of Lake Lyndon would...