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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
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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

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

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

Crowds at Lancaster Park during Billy Graham's Crusades

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Mrs J. Lovell-Smith using a potters wheel

Mrs J. Lovell-Smith using a potters wheel. The tutor, Mrs Doris Holland (Doris Lusk) watches.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

1st Battalion New Zealand Regiment returns from Malaya

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...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Installation of high pressure water supply, Curletts Road

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...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Transportation of a black poplar tree log

Black poplar tree log on Lincoln Road being transported to a mill yard.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Mural at Christchurch International Airport

Mural by Russell Clark in the main terminal building at Christchurch International Airport.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Shirley Lodge bar

Interior of the Shirley Lodge at 110 Marshland Road and of a woman working behind the bar area.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

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
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Collection 1950s Star photographs

Sunbathers on Akaroa waterfront

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Victoria Square by Night

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...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt