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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
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch 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 Christchurch 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 Christchurch 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 Christchurch Star photographs

Fire station pole

Firefighters using the pole at the Christchurch Central Fire Station at 178 Lichfield Street.

Date 1959-05-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Syd Carter, barber and tobacconist in his shop

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...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Sign of the Takahe

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

Date 1959-09
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.

Date 1959-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

City of Christchurch Viscount

The NAC City of Christchurch Viscount propeller plane at Christchurch Airport.

Date 1959-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

House on Rocking Horse Road

View of a newly built modern style house at 73b Rocking Horse Road in South Brighton.

Date 1959-06
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.

Date 1959-11-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

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

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

Street lights on Memorial Avenue

Street lights on the corner of Kendal Avenue and Memorial Avenue.

Date 1959
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs