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Former school hall in Akaroa

Exterior of a former convent and school hall in Akaroa, shortly prior to being converted into Pompallier Village retirement home.

Date 1979-08-04
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Pompallier Village development, Akaroa

Jan Shuttleworth (right), chairman of the building committee and Bo' Smith with the project notes on the construction site of Pompallier Village retirement home in Akaroa.

Date 1979-08-04
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Pallets of Coca Cola at Southern Bottlers

A forklift driver unloads a pallet of Coca Cola at Southern Bottlers Limited on Chapmans road just off Port Hills Road in Hillsborough.

Date 1979-11-15
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Jenny Dillard outside Spreydon Fire Station

Jenny Dillard, 26, outside Spreydon Fire Station after being rejected by the Fire Brigades Union of Canterbury following executives of the Union voting against allowing women into the fire service.

Date 1979-10-27
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Inspection of Persian rugs

C. Bergman (left), J. Tito, B. Allat and M. Herezo (right) inspecting rugs on the finishing line at the UEB plant in Auckland. The yarn for these rugs was produced in Christchurch.

Date 1979-05-31
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Television set display

Display of television sets for sale in a technology retail store.

Date 1979-10-17
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Old and new fire ladders

A view of the old (right) and new fire ladders of the Christchurch Fire Service in the yard at the Central Fire Station on Kilmore Street. The photographer, John McComb, had arranged for several...

Date 1979-02-16
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Fire ladders on display

The old fire ladder (foreground) and the new turntable ladder for the Christchurch Fire Service in the yard at the Central Fire Station on Kilmore Street.

Date 1979-02-15
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Shirley Intermediate School mural

Student artwork of a truck bursting out of the side of a classroom on a building at Shirley Intermediate School.

Date 1979-11-03
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Shirley Intermediate School mural

Student artwork of a truck bursting out of the side of a classroom on a building at Shirley Intermediate School. In front of the mural and running away are, from left, James Lashbourne, Christopher...

Date 1979-11-03
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Riccarton High School uniform designs

Students from Riccarton High School wearing different uniform options. The students are, from left, Christine McWha wearing the former uniform and Alison Twentyman, Sylvia Fensome and Janette Reid...

Date 1979-07-28
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Manchester Street queue

People queuing to purchase Encore lottery tickets from Bernard Samson's shop along Manchester Street.

Date 1979-10-29
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Te Kotahitanga Junior Māori dancing party

Te Kotahitanga Junior Māori dancing party celebrating outside Christchurch Town Hall following the Starlets Christmas party.

Date 1979-12-07
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Bill Rees and Paddy Brandon at Lancaster Park no. 5 stadium

Bill Rees (left) and Paddy Brandon with cans of Lion Brown beer at Lancaster Park no. 5 stadium to mark the first time cricket fans will be able to purchase liquor at the stand.

Date 1979-02-01
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Emergency vehicle for Banks Peninsula

View of an emergency rescue vehicle, a Toyota Land Cruiser, for Banks Peninsula which will be based in Akaroa and manned by the Akaroa Volunteer Fire Brigade.

Date 1979-12-15
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Restoring Engine W192 at the Addington Railway Workshops

Ian Fisher, a coachbuilder, working on the restoration of Engine W192, the first steam locomotive built at the workshops. W192 will carry passengers from Christchurch Railway Station to the Workshops...

Date 1979-11-15
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Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs