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Environmental Centre

The Environmental Centre in the former University of Canterbury Student Union building at the Arts Centre.

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Collection 1976 Star photographs

Firefighter blood donors

Christchurch firefighters on their way to donate blood as part of commitment they have made to the blood donor centre, at 33 Cashel Street, to be on permanent standby for blood donations.

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Collection 1976 Star photographs

Firefighter parade inspection

Mayor Hamish Hay (right) with Mr Stevens, B.F. Hyland (left, rear) and Commissioner F. Hardy firefighters as part of a ceremony to mark the change from the Christchurch Fire Board to the Fire Services...

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Collection 1976 Star photographs

Making a Yogi Bear Snowman in the evening

Making a Yogi Bear Snowman in the evening. Mon 22 1976, 7.00pm.

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Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

1976 Telethon, Civic Theatre

1976 Telethon - Civic Theatre - TV2 / South Pacific TV. St John Telethon. Venue for many television programmes such as "A week of it", "Opportunity knocks", "Touch of Country".

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Art Centre Clock Tower in 1976

The clock tower at the Arts Centre (formerly the University of Canterbury) as it was 40 years ago, in May 1976. I had been in the building as student 10 years before in 1966.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Canterbury Museum

This photo shows the Rolleston Avenue frontage and main entrance to Canterbury Museum as it looked in May 1976. The entrance to the Botanic Gardens is at the left hand side. Note the statue of William...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Hagley Park Circus Animals

Was the heyday of the circus visiting town when it was OK to have elephants tied up. Locals were allowed to go and feed the elephants with bread - very exciting to us city girls

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Teachers College student protest

Christchurch Teachers College students in Cathedral Square protesting student living costs.

Date 1976-05-04
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Collection 1976 Star photographs

Old tramsheds

The interior of the old tramsheds at the corner of Moorhouse Avenue and Falsgrave Street.

Date 1976-11-17
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Collection 1976 Star photographs

Nuclear Disarmament lanterns

Children from the Quaker School with lanterns for the Nuclear Disarmament ceremony commemorating Hiroshima Day. Hiroshima Day commemorates 6 August 1945, the day when an atomic bomb was dropped on the...

Date 1976-08-06
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Collection 1976 Star photographs

Dutch Abraham pastry

Andre Hopman with a Dutch Abraham pastry called a speculaas, on his 50th birthday at his home on Rutland Street in St Albans.

Date 1976-11-30
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Collection 1976 Star photographs

Ferris Wheel ride at Labour Day picnic

Children on the Ferris wheel at the Labour Day picnic in Linwood Park. Pictured are, from left, Deborah Bell, Mandy Crombie and Heidi Bell

Date 1976-10-26
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Collection 1976 Star photographs

Balloons for Hiroshima Day

People releasing balloons as part of the Christchurch branch of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament Hiroshima Day commemorations in Cathedral Square. Hiroshima Day commemorates 6 August 1945, the day...

Date 1976-08-06
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Collection 1976 Star photographs

Fort Jervois, Ripapa Island

View of Fort Jervois, Ripapa Island just off the Banks Peninsula near Diamond Harbour.

Date 1976-02-13
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Collection 1976 Star photographs

Fort Jervois, Ripa Island

View of Fort Jervois, Ripapa Island just off the Banks Peninsula near Diamond Harbour.

Date 1976-02-13
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Collection 1976 Star photographs

Lyttelton port Clark van carrier

A Clark van carrier at Lyttelton Harbour shortly after being delivered and ready for moving containers around the harbour terminals.

Date 1976-09-23
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Collection 1976 Star photographs

The new Christmas bike

My older brother teaching our niece to ride the new bike she got for Christmas. Typical scene of family life where someone has to run behind the bike & hold it up until the niece gets the hang of it...

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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt