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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...

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

New Brighton McKenzies store

Exterior of the McKenzies store in New Brighton during the final stages of additions being made to the store at 67 Seaview Road.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Marriage celebrations for Post Office staff

Gail Wallcroft sat on top of her car which has been decorated by her work colleagues at Moorhouse Avenue Post Office to celebrate her upcoming wedding.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Linwood High School students in "The Den"

A group of Linwood High School students drinking coffee and chatting in a common room area called "The Den".

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Hillmorton High School new projector

Chairman of the school council Neil Webley and secretary Diane Burgess presenting a projector to the head master O. W. G. Lewis and chairman of the Board of Governors Mr C. E. Fenwick, purchased...

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Road to Akaroa

View of Barry's Bay, Ōnawe Peninsula, and Duvauchelle from the road leading down to Barry's Bay.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Boy Scouts Founders' Day Ceremony

Assistant area commissioner of the Boy Scouts, G.H. Coley, speaks to a gathering at the Bandsmen's Memorial Rotunda, Christchurch Botanic Gardens during the Founders' Day ceremony.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Flooded bowling green

Bowling club pavilion at Hagley Park with a green in the foreground which has been flooded to increase growth during a dry summer.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Queue for My Fair lady tickets

People queuing for tickets for My Fair Lady on the footpath in Gloucester Street outside the Theatre Royal. The girl reading at right was the first outside the theatre at 4.45am.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Model A sedan atop Mount Herbert

A group of men stood by Joe Barber's Model A sedan on top of Mount Herbert. The car was the first ever to make it to the summit.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Shoe designer, Ken Holt

Ken Holt with shoes he has designed. Ken is one of the youngest shoes designers in New Zealand, aged 19.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Leather spraying

Dennis Truscott operating a leather spraying machine.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs