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Shrove Tuesday pancake chef, Joe Verweij

New Brighton chef, Joe Verweij, making pancakes for the Shrove Tuesday race at New Brighton.

Date 1968-02-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Christchurch Teachers College graduation ceremony

Christchurch Teachers College students graduating in the Civic Theatre. Presenting the certificates is Mr B. J. Wilson (senior district inspector of primary schools).

Date 1968-12-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Mayor with pupils on Arbor Day

Mayor, George Manning, with Woolston school pupils, Ann Saunders (left) and Margaret Hopkinson, planting trees at Elizabeth Park for Arbor Day.

Date 1968-08-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Sir George Manning on St David's Day

Mayor, George Manning, with the Welsh flag outside the City Council Chambers on St David's Day.

Date 1968-03-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Insulated cargo container

A British Lines insulated container at Islington which could be used to transport frozen meat and other export goods.

Date 1968-12-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Test piles for university library

Test piles being driven for the new university library building at Ilam.

Date 1968-05-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Glasshouse transportation

Glasshouse for transportation from the property of Noel D. Laird on Halswell Road to Prebbleton.

Date 1968-03-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Transportation of boiler to Lyttelton

The largest boiler that has so far been manufactured in New Zealand, crossing the overbridge at Lyttelton to be loaded onto a barge.

Date 1968-07-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Transportation of pre-fabricated building

Jimmy Curline (front) and his brother Ronny Curline of J. B. Curline Ltd transporting a prefabricated building to the Teachers' Training College on Durham Street.

Date 1968-07-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Earthquake stress resistant bricks

Three varieties of earthquake stress resistant bricks being used in the construction of Prestons Road Primary School in Papanui.

Date 1968-06-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Christchurch Star exhibition, Industries Fair

The Christchurch Star exhibition featuring a linotype teletype setter and teleprinter at the Industries Fair in Canterbury Court, Addington Show Grounds.

Date 1968-08-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Stretcher drill at St John Ambulance competition

A team of students carrying out a stretcher drill in an ambulance as part of the St John Ambulance competitions at Hagley High School. Pictured are Ian Paul (left), Frank Watson (obscured), David Cain...

Date 1968-05-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

E.D. Gerrard with mortar bomb

Captain E. D. Gerard, of Army District Headquarters, an explosives expert, handling a 3in mortar bomb found by police divers in the Avon River near the Wainoni Bridge. It turned out that it was a...

Date 1968-04-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Members of the 49th Battery of the 38th New Zealand Field Regiment

Former members of the 49th Battery of the 38th New Zealand Field Regiment led by W. P. Spencer (left) and F. J. Mitchell, marching to the Citizens' War Memorial in Cathedral Square. The march is to...

Date 1968-10-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Anniversary of the capture of Le Quesnoy

From left, Sir Harold Barrowclough, L.C.L. Averill, James Hay and H.W. Kerr of the New Zealand Rifle Brigade at a luncheon at the Te Kura lounge in Riccarton, to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of...

Date 1968-11-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Visitors to the new occupational centre, Kaiapoi

The director of the new Aged People's Welfare Council occupational centre, Mrs J. Schofield (right), assisting visitors with craft activities at the new centre on Sewell Street in Kaiapoi. Pictured...

Date 1968-09-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs