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Simulated disaster at Limes Hospital

A St John Ambulance member tends to a "victim" with a broken leg in a simulated disaster amongst the ruins of Limes Hospital. Done under emergency lighting as part of a civil defence training exercise...

Date 1985-08-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Simulated disaster at Limes Hospital

A St John Ambulance member tends to a "victim" in a simulated disaster amongst the ruins of Limes Hospital. Done under emergency lighting as part of a civil defence training exercise.

Date 1985-08-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

New fire escape at State Insurance office

Staff at the State Fire Insurance office, Worcester Street, practicing an evacuation via the new fire escape behind the building at 116 Worcester Street.

Date 1965-03-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Bank of New Zealand building under construction

Bank of New Zealand building under construction, Corner Colombo & Hereford Streets, Cathedral Square.

Date 1965
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Ballantynes department store under reconstruction

Ballantynes department store under reconstruction. Photograph taken from outside Whitcombe & Tombs, Cashel St.

Date 1965
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Rennies Milk Bar, 595 Colombo St

Rennies Milk Bar, 595 Colombo Street. This is a photo of our family's milk bar. My dad, [Bill Rennie], was the baker, made all the pies, pasties & cakes. My mum worked part-time. But when I finished...

Date 1965
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Family day picnic at Akaroa

Family day picnic at Akaroa - Debbie & David (5 &3). January 1965.

Date 1965-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Peacock at New Brighton Zoo

Peacock at New Brighton Zoo. January 1965. The North Brighton Zoo started as an aquarium, possibly as early as the 1880s and became a mini zoo, run by Bill Grey, in the late 1940s. It closed in 1996.

Date 1965-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

First commercial jet flight to Christchurch

The first commercial flight, Boeing 707, arriving at Christchurch Airport, a Qantas flight from Queensland and the Northern Territories.

Date 1965-05-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Motorbike stuntman

Stuntman, Dave Ramsay rides his motorbike through a blazing hoop at the Canterbury Agricultural and Pastoral Association Show.

Date 1965-11-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Shell Girls

Collage of Shell Girls advertising anti-freeze. "Shell Girls holding rare Shell tin" - Contributor's note

Date 1965
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Austin Healey 3000 MK1

An Austin Healey 3000 MK1 parked at Alexandra Motor Camp during the Christmas holiday season.

Date 1965-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Smithiantha x hybrida 'Lindleyana'

Watercolour painting of Smithiantha x hybrida Voss ex Siebert & Voss 'Lindleyana'.

Date 1965-03-05
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Gordon Gee botanical illustrations

Bifrenaria harrisoniae

Watercolour painting of Bifrenaria harrisoniae Reichb. f.

Date 1965-09-21
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Gordon Gee botanical illustrations

Woolston School Reunion, 1965

Woolston School Re-union. From left, front row 15th James Davies, 16th Horace Harvey, 17th Bernard Browne.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Christchurch Cathedral and Woodwards Corner

Christchurch Cathedral and Woodwards Corner. approaching the cathedral from the east, looking towards west and north of the square. Government Life building in the background.

Date 1965
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Magistrates Court Floodlit for the Floral Festival

Christchurch Magistrates Court Floodlit for the Floral Festival.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt