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Explosive shell found in Lyttelton Harbour

Sergeant I. M. Russell (left) and Lance Corporal J. Ryal with the remains of a 19th century shell dredged from Lyttelton Harbour and then cracked open at West Melton where it was found to not have a...

Format Photograph
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Avonside Girls' High School third and fourth formers

Nicola Dickson (left) and Lissa Dyer, pupils at Avonside Girls' School, dressed as Ballerinas during end of year celebrations.

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Collection 1983 Star photographs

St John Ambulance Cadet competitions

Cadets taking part in an annual competition at the St John Ambulance headquarters on Peterborough Street. Pictured is the "patient" A. Malaquin being treated by, from left, B. Chidgey, R. Spence and C...

Date 1965-04-24
Format Photograph
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Wairau Bar archaeological dig

Archaeological dig consisting of eight foot square grids at Wairau Bar in Marlborough.

Date 1964-02-01
Format Photograph
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Jumping sheet practice

A firefighter jumping into a jumping sheet as part of a drill at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1964-01-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Unveiling of plaque at Canterbury Savings Bank, Papanui

H.J. Walker, Member of Parliament for St Albans, unveiling a plaque at the Canterbury Savings Bank Papanui branch during the opening of the new branch.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Unveiling of plaque at Canterbury Savings Bank

M.A. Connelly, Member of Parliament for Riccarton unveiling a plaque during the official opening of the Lincoln Road branch of the Canterbury Savings Bank. Also pictured is the bank president Mr J...

Format Photograph
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Former Bank of New Zealand building in Lyttelton

Exterior of the former Bank of New Zealand building on Norwich Quay in Lyttelton following its purchase by the Lyttelton Harbour Board.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Treated pelts at a city tannery

Director Nigel Bowron shows members of the Canterbury Footwear Retailers' Association treated pelts.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Flooded Waimakariri River

The Waimakariri River during a flood, with the two bridges crossing the river.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Glenelg Health School classroom

Glenelg Health School pupils building a model fly in a classroom.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Shakespeare themed murals for Fine Arts Ball

Barry Cleavin (left) and Dick Frizzell painting Shakespeare themed murals for the Fine Arts Ball at the Durham Street Art Gallery.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Cooking steak

Joe Wells, Tim Mason, John Blackburn, and Frank Prescott cooking steak at the corner of Westminster Street and Kensington Avenue.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Electrically fired boiler

Electrically fired boiler at the Municipal Electricity Department (MED).

Format Photograph
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Opening of the Government Life Building

Government Life Insurance Office minister, John Rae, pressing a button inside the Government Life Building that officially starts the time and temperature clock on the top of the building.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Government Life building clock

View of the digital clock on top of the Government Life building in Cathedral Square, taken from the roof of the Christchurch Star building on Kilmore Street.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs