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Shelter by Morgan Jones

Shelter, an art installation by Ashburton artist, Morgan Jones, at the Arts Centre near the entrance to the Court Theatre. The installation is part of Anzart, an international arts festival at the...

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Boiler destined for Lyttelton

A section of a boiler constructed by Andersons Engineering being transported over Evans Pass Road to Lyttelton.

Date 1981-10-21
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Southern Grain Spirits gin still

A copper gin still imported from the United Kingdom being lifted into place at Southern Grain Spirits, Kaiapoi - the South Island's first gin distillery.

Date 1981-09-04
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Janice Barnett and Neil Dawson sculpture

Janice Barnett, 20, receptionist at the Arts Centre, with Neil Dawson sculpture suspended above the northern quadrangle at the Christchurch Arts Centre.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Falling Fence by Rosemary Johnson

Rosemary Johnson with her art installation, "Falling Fence" in the quadrangle of the Arts Centre. The installation is part of Anzart, an international arts festival at the Arts Centre.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Explosion at Anderson Engineering

Police guarding the scene of an acetylene tank explosion at Anderson Heavy Ferrous Foundry Centre on Curries Road, Woolston. The tank exploded as it was being unloaded from a flack deck truck.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Planned fire at Akaroa fire station

Akaroa firefighters with the Akaroa fire station which they deliberately set alight as the brigade is due to move to a new station next door. Pictured are, (front) Des Kotlowski, Ted McNabb (chief...

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Barkers non-alcoholic drinks

Ali White operates the filling machine at Barkers Winery, Geraldine which has just started producing non-alcoholic fruit drinks.

Date 1981-12-19
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

21 years of The Star excursions for the elderly

Albert Thompson, 94, cuts a Christmas cake celebrating 21 years of The Star excursions for the elderly at the Captain's Table restaurant at Christchurch Airport. Watching him is Star promotions...

Date 1981-12-11
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

George Manning Home for the Elderly craft group

Members of the Craft group with their crafts at the George Manning Home for the Elderly in Spreydon. Pictured are, from left, Mrs D. Newton, Mrs D. Greig, Mrs A. Bullen and Mrs V. Piper.

Date 1982-10-28
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Collection 1982 Star photographs

Mabel Thomas, aged 100

Mabel Thomas, aged 100, in her home on Geraldine Street, Edgeware.

Date 1981-05-16
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Mabel Thomas as a young woman

Mabel Thomas, now aged 100, as a younger woman, pictured at extreme right front.

Date 1981-05-16
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Jack McLean visiting Christchurch

Jack McLean, aged 97, arriving in Christchurch on an Air New Zealand flight from Dunedin to visit relatives in Christchurch. His wheelchair is being pushed by cabin attendant Ann Proctor.

Date 1981-02-20
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Tom Pyle of Langford House

Tom Pyle, 82, resident of Langford House at 20 Battersea Street in Sydenham. He is sitting outside the facility with his suitcase following the decision was made by the Canterbury Aged Welfare Council...

Date 1981-12-11
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Veterans of the First World War celebrate Armistice Day

Veterans of the First World War, from left, seated: Jim Ford, Jack Jamieson, standing: Robert Robertson and Jack Huggins, celebrating Armistice Day at the RSA clubrooms at 74 Armagh Street.

Date 1981-09-12
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Stop the tour, Mobilise May 1

Poster announcing march times and locations to protest the 1981 Springbok tour of New Zealand. Depicts intersection of roads as a blue cross on buff background with with blue text in each quadrant...

Date 1981
Format Poster
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters

July 22, Stay away, All out, National Day of Shame

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. The poster features capitalised black text against a yellow background. Full text from...

Date 1981
Format Poster
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters

Stop the tour, March, Cathedral Square, Aug 1

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. The poster features capitalised black text against a pale background. Full text from...

Date 1981
Format Poster
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters

St Paul's PIC Autalavou Picnic running races

Savea Malaki Ai'ono closest to the camera in a running race at the annual St Paul's PIC Autalavou picnic.

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Collection Talanoa I Measina