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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
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Collection 1975 Star photographs

H.G. Stiles repairing sewing machines

H.G. Stiles of the Bishopdale-Burnside Rotary Club with Singer treadle sewing machines he is repairing to be donated to Pacific Island villages.

Date 1975-10-06
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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
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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
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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
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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Westburn School fire

The remains of a burnt classroom building at Westburn School at 257 Waimairi Road, Ilam.

Date 1975-02-04
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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
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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
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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Firefighters at Madras Joinery Service Limited

Firefighters attending a fire at Madras Joinery Service Limited at 514 Cranford Street in Redwood.

Date 1975-08-01
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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Fire at General Goods factory

Staff gathered outside the poultry division of the General Foods factory, 112 Carmen Road in Hei Hei after a fire broke out.

Date 1975-06-19
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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Fire at Ralph Gracie Limited

Firefighters outside Walter Day Limited on Cashel Street during their attendance at a fire next door at Ralph Gracie Limited, 85 Cashel Street.

Date 1975-05-26
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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Fire engines at Ralph Gracie Limited

Firefighters and fire engines outside Ralph Gracie Limited at 85 Cashel Street following a fire that threatened nearby businesses Walter Day Limited and Browne & Heaton Ltd.

Date 1975-05-26
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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Fire at Holco Industries Limited

Firefighters attending a fire at Holco Industries Limited plastic moulding factory, 30 Battersea Street in Sydenham.

Date 1975-05-15
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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Ralph Gracie in his fire damaged shop

Owner, Ralph Gracie examines the burnt remains of his shop, Ralph Gracie Limited, at 85 Cashel Street following fire that started in a back room of the shop.

Date 1975-05-08
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Collection 1975 Star photographs

School of Fine Arts fire

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

Date 1975-03-21
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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
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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Wilson's whiskey

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

Date 1975-11-01
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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Bitumen tank explosion

Firefighters hosing the top of a bitumen tank which exploded at Bituminous Roofing Products Limited, Coleridge Street in Sydenham.

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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Old and new firefighter uniforms

George Thompson (left) wearing the former firefighter's uniform, while Jim Philips wears the new uniform outside the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

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Collection 1975 Star photographs