Headmaster, Mr A.E.L. Britton, with two pupils, Barbara Ford (centre) and Caroline Van der Steeg, polishing the sign for Hornby High School prior to the official opening of the school.
Group of people participating in a Wednesday Wood Sculpture class at Risingholme Community Centre, Opawa.
Preparation of logs for veneering at Fletchers Mandeville Street factory.
A grader clearing the snow on Dyers Pass Road with cars and buses in the background.
Aerial view of central Christchurch looking south over Moorhouse Avenue and Hagley Park.
A train makes its way along the railway lines surrounded by snow.
Operation Deep Freeze servicemen and their New Zealand wives. Pictured are, from left, Julie and Dennis Stephens, Linda and Ray Lish, Marie and Tim O'Connor, Sandra and Edward Weidner, Irene and...
Helicopter transporting roofing materials at Lyttelton.
Damage to the roof of the No.4 stand at Lancaster Park caused by storms.
Lawrence Free, a market gardener, with flood damaged onions in his Marshland field.
Members of the Christchurch School of Instrumental Music performing at the Great Hall at the Christchurch Arts Centre.
Chris James with geography department books for relocation to the University of Canterbury Ilam campus.
Murray McGregor (left) and Edwin Cross sat on the largest timber sorting table in Canterbury at McVicar Timber Ltd in Johns Road.
Production line at the fibreboard plant at Canterbury Timber Products.
McVicar Timber Ltd in Johns Road, seen from the air.
N. O. Pierson Limited Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers at a newly developed Industrial subdivision on Wairakei Road.
View across newly built hockey grounds at Porrit park on Avonside Drive, Wainoni, with the Port Hills in the background.
Judge Mr Eric Tippins holding a barred Plymouth Rock cockerel at the annual Poultry and Pigeon Show at Selwyn Street Hall.
A motorcyclist and member of the Helldrivers, Dennis Rees, performing a stunt being blasted by gelignite on Waimairi Beach to advertise a larger show at Addington grounds.
Gameplay action of Mike Parnell diving to make a save in goal during his first appearance for Christchurch United senior football team in the Chatham cup game at QEII Park.
Fibreglass design for a Central Canterbury Electric Power Board substation. The design, by Christchurch Architect, Mr D.E. Donnithorne was one of two joint winners of the first annual AHI Fibreglass...
Interior of the Shoreline Restaurant in New Brighton with people on the dance floor in the foreground.
Nicholas Harrow, son of grower Pat Harrow, with a large pile of harvested pumpkins from their farm on Sawyers Arms Road.
View of grounds at the Industrial estate on Wairakei Road. A sign for Millers is in the centre.