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Polyscias guilfoylei

Watercolour painting of Polyscias guilfoylei Bailey.

Date 1975-05-05
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Gordon Gee botanical illustrations

Sanseviera trifasciata 'Laurentii'

Watercolour painting of Sanseviera trifasciata Prain 'Laurentii' (Willdem) N.E.Br.

Date 1975-08-05
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Gordon Gee botanical illustrations

Pentas lanceolata 'Candy Stripe'

Watercolour painting of Pentas lanceolata Shum 'Candy Stripe'.

Date 1975-11-26
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Gordon Gee botanical illustrations

Construction of games room, Bishopdale Community Centre

Interior of the upstairs space at Bishopdale Community Centre during construction of the games room. Various workmen are visible working on the construction.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Risingholme Community Centre extension, Opawa

Exterior of Risingholme Community Centre during extensions to the craft block. A workman is visible on the left hand side cutting wood for the extension.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Mr Eric Tippins at the annual Poultry and Pigeon Show

Judge Mr Eric Tippins holding a barred Plymouth Rock cockerel at the annual Poultry and Pigeon Show at Selwyn Street Hall.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Dennis Rees blasting off his Suzuki

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Linwood v Woolston WMC hockey match

Gameplay action of Balvant Bhana (centre) of the Linwood team weaving the ball towards the goal past Woolston players during a senior hockey match at Porritt Park.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Mr Arthur Hedges with one of his eel traps

Basket willow grower at Harewood Mr Arthur Hedges posing with a hand woven eel trap.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Margaret Mahy in a library

Margaret Mahy Christchurch Children's author, posing with a selection of her books in a library.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Christchurch dart players attempting to break a record

Darts players attempting to break their own record in the Canterbury Darts Club Rooms, Balfour Terrace. They are (clockwise) Gary Finlayson, Sharon Finlayson, Kerry Smith, Steven Watson, Paul Stokes...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Timber sorting table

Murray McGregor (left) and Edwin Cross sat on the largest timber sorting table in Canterbury at McVicar Timber Ltd in Johns Road.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Thornton Street, 1975

Thornton Street flooding in the 1970's. Nothing new to residents of the 1960's and 70's.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Wilson's whiskey

A woman pouring a shot of Wilson's whiskey at a bar amongst other whiskey brands.

Date 1975-11-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Burnt car at Addington Show Grounds

Ian Johnstone inspects a burnt out vintage car following a fire that caused extensive damage at the Addington Show Grounds.

Date 1975-09-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Fire at Tudor Furnishers

Fire damage to the interior of Tudor Furnishers following an arson attack on the property at 187 Waltham Road in Sydenham.

Date 1975-09-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

School of Fine Arts fire

Fire at the School of Fine Arts, University of Canterbury, Ilam.

Date 1975-03-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Fire at the School of Fine Arts

Firefighters inspecting the burnt remains of the School of Fine Arts, University of Canterbury, Ilam following a fire which swept through the building.

Date 1975-03-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Vegetable protein for Vietnam

Betty Pearson (left) and Louise Callander of the Save the Children Fund with textured vegetable protein destined for aid in Vietnam. The packages are to be flown on a Hercules flight from Wigram to...

Date 1975-04-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Knitting for the Himalayan Trust Hospital

Members of the Christchurch Rotoract Club participating in a knitathon in a New Brighton wool shop to raise money for the Himalayan Trust Hospital in Nepal. Pictured are, from left, Vicki Bowater...

Date 1975-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Jaws of life demonstration

A staged car accident on Antigua Street as part of a training exercise for firefighters in using the new Jaws of Life cutting tool.

Date 1975-04-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Firefighters training at Sumner

Firefighters from the Christchurch Metropolitan Fire Brigade, Sumner Volunteer Fire Brigade and the Forest Services high country fire fighting team, taking part in a training exercise in the rain on...

Date 1975-02-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs