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Working Bee Weekend at Ripapa Island

"This was a working bee weekend at Ripapa Island with Sea Cadets from TS Cornwall Redcliffs and TS Philomel Montreal St. Photo taken by me." - Contributor's note.

Date 1962
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Working Bee Weekend at Ripapa Island- colourized

"This was a working bee weekend at Ripapa Island with Sea Cadets from TS Cornwall Redcliffs and TS Philomel Montreal St. Photo taken by me. This version has been colourized and repaired." -...

Date 1962
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

A day trip on a steam train to Arthurs Pass

A group of children in a steam train during a day trip to Arthurs Pass. From left at back - John Marker, Shirley Marker. From left at front - Eileen Marker, Tony Marker, Flora Marker. Highly...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Jigger board chop

Les Gilsenan from Inangahua chopping in the jigger board chop at the Canterbury Agricultural and Pastoral Association Show.

Date 1962-11-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Bullock team in Armagh Street

Murray Thacker and the Bullock team from Okains Bay making its way along Armagh Street for the Agricultural and Pastoral Association's centennial show procession.

Date 1962-11-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Fleshing machine

Robin Adams operating a Turner fleshing machine for removing surplus flesh from bobby calf skins.

Date 1962-10-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

E. Truscott and Sons, saddlers

Leather saddle being made at E. Truscott and Sons on the corner of Durham Street and Lichfield Street in central Christchurch.

Date 1962-07-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Correcting carpet faults

W. Cotton corrects faults in carpet at a Riccarton carpet factory.

Date 1962-05-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Dyed wool selection

An assortment of dyed wool.

Date 1962-05-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Carpet manufacture

Spools of wool used in the creation of a carpet at a Riccarton carpet factory.

Date 1962-05-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Carpet loom

R. Seale supervising a carpet on a loom at a Riccarton carpet factory.

Date 1962-05-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Explosion at Nu-Way Dry Cleaners

Firefighters and crowds outside Nu-Way Dry Cleaners in Colombo Street near the intersection with Cashel Street following an explosion.

Date 1962-10-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Fitting a fuse into gelignite

Labour Department explosives consultant, Laurie Stephenson (left), watches P.O. Nee, a department safety inspector, fit a fuse into a stick of gelignite, during the final day of a course in the safe...

Date 1962-07-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs