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Lyttelton Timeball Station

View of the Lyttelton Timeball Station mid-drop with flags in the foreground to mark the anniversary of the arrival of the First Four Ships at Lyttelton.

Date 1969-12-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lyttelton Timeball Station

Close-ups of the Timeball at Lyttelton during its drop to mark the anniversary of the arrival of the First Four Ships at Lyttelton. Frame five is of the view across Lyttelton from the Timeball Station...

Date 1969-12-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Members of Clan Ayson

Members of Clan Ayson, a sept of the Mackintosh Clan, celebrating the 170th Anniversary celebrations of the Ayson family arriving in New Zealand from Perthshire. Pictured are, from left, Myra Provan...

Date 1970-03-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

South Brighton Primary School marks Hiroshima Day

Kim Cooper and Amber Donnelly of South Brighton Primary School arranging flowers for Hiroshima Day. Hiroshima Day commemorates 6 August 1945, the day when an atomic bomb was dropped on the Japanese...

Date 1987-08-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Paper cranes for Hiroshima Day

Japanese students at Christchurch Polytechnic, Yuko Tada, left, and Hiroyuki Miyake, with paper cranes in remembrance of Hiroshima Day for a peace ceremony on the Avon River. Hiroshima Day...

Date 1991-08-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

The Jubilee Cake

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. When the roll-call was completed, a jubilee cake, given by the very old residents in the district...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Celebration of golden and silver weddings at Lincoln

Newspaper caption: The above is a photograph taken on the occasion of the celebration of the golden wedding of Pastor Pratt and Mrs. Pratt, and also the silver wedding of their daughter and son in law...

Date 1916-09-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Mr and Mrs Bray with children, grandchildren and friends

Newspaper caption: Two Golden Weddings celebrated in the Ellesmere District: Mr and Mrs Bray, who were married in Cornwall, arrived in New Zealand about twenty-nine years ago, and took up their...

Date 1903
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Mr and Mrs Snell with their children and grandchildren

Newspaper caption: Two Golden Weddings celebrated in the Ellesmere District: Mr and Mrs Snell, who celebrated their golden wedding on October 31st are well known at Leeston, where they have resided...

Date 1903
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Hon. Colonel Rhodes planting memorial oak in church grounds

Newspaper caption: On the left is Mr R. A. Forbes, a trustee of the church since its inauguration; on the right, Mr T. O. Morgan, also a trustee and chairman of the Tai Tapu School committee.

Date 1916
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Brookside Public School Diamond Jubilee celebrations

Newspaper caption: (1) Pupils from 1870-79. (2) The jubilee cake. (3) The original school building. (4) Pupils from 1880-00. (5) Pupils from 1890-99. (6) The present school building. (7) Pupils from...

Date 1927
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Halkett School jubilee celebration

Newspaper caption: Amongst the old pupils present were Mr and Mrs H. Holland of Christchurch; Mr G. W. Leadley of Ashburton, Mr T. Gunnion, Mayor of Temuka, and Mr Jas. Keir of Christchurch. Mr J. H...

Date 1920-06-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Mr and Mrs Job Osborne with some of their relatives

Newspaper caption: Mr and Mrs Job Osborne, of Idris road, Fendalton, Christchurch, who for nearly fifty years were residents of Doyleston, during which time Mr Osborne took a prominent part in all...

Date 1917-08-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The committee

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. Back row: Messrs W. A. Wilson (past chairman of school committee), W. J. Dean (secretary), C. H...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Some of the old teachers

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. Favoured with splendid weather the celebration of the jubilee of the Greendale School, on October...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Round the old school

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. Favoured with splendid weather the celebration of the jubilee of the Greendale School, on October...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Sixty years on: Lincoln school celebrates diamond jubilee

Newspaper caption: Pupils, past and present, of all ages and both sexes, formed an interesting assembly at Lincoln School on December 17th where together with many friends they had gathered to...

Date 1926-12-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Ruth Trent, Ivy Newton, and Dorothy Burnell

Left to right: Ruth Trent (née Burnell), Ivy Newton (née Vogel), and Dorothy Burnell (née Gimblett) attending the Heathcote School 75th Jubilee celebrations.

Date 1946-04-05 to 1946-04-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

The Golden wedding of Mr and Mrs W. Fussell at Tai Tapu

Newspaper caption: Back row: Mr Jas. Fussell (son), Miss Emily Payne, Miss Gladys Fussell, Mrs Fine. Middle row: Mr H. Wheeler, Mr W. J. Payne, Miss Mabel Payne, Miss Doris Payne, Miss Emily Fussell...

Date 1909
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Golden wedding at Springfield: Mr and Mrs George Foster

Newspaper caption: Mr and Mrs Foster were married in England in 1863. In 1880 they came to New Zealand in the Edwin Fox, and settled in Springfield, Canterbury. There are 9 children, 13 grandchildren...

Date 1913
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Some of the first pupils of Tai Tapu school

Newspaper caption: The 50th anniversary of the state school at Tai Tapu, Canterbury, was celebrated on April 12th, when the roll of honour was unveiled by Sir Heaton Rhodes.

Date 1924-04-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press