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Highlights from the Samuel Anstey collection

Highlights from the Samuel Anstey collection of glass plate negatives. Anstey was an early Antigua Boat Sheds owner who took many photos creating a remarkable record of the early 1900's.

Dix Company, July 1905

Five women in canoes on the Avon River including Miss Lena Henricks (front), Miss Bransander (centre) and Misses Hamilton (left and right). In the background is the Botanic Gardens footbridge with...

Date unspecified day in 1905-07
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Bellen and Misses Gallatley, Stephenson Company, November 1904

Mr Bellen with two of the Gallatley sisters of Stephenson’s Dramatic Company in a rowboat and a canoe on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge. In the background figures are seated on the...

Date unspecified day in 1904-11
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Mr. Brahin and Miss Mitchell, Stephenson Company, November 1904

Mr. Brahin and Miss Phyllis Mitchell of Stephenson’s Dramatic Company in a rowboat on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge.

Date unspecified day in 1904-11
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Mr. Pringle, Musgrove's Grand Opera Company,

Mr Lempriere Pringle of Musgrove's Grand Opera Company with an unidentified woman in a rowboat on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Mill Island Avon River

View of the Avon River and Mill Island.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Shane Duffy collection

Christchurch Hospital during construction

Aerial view of Christchurch Hospital during construction next to Hagley Park and the Botanic Gardens between Cambridge Terrace and Riccarton Avenue. The Avon River is visible in the centre in front of...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Aerial views of Christchurch

Avon pontoon bridge

3rd field Company, Corps of N.Z. Engineers - Southern Command. Having erected a pontoon bridge over the Avon River, everyone either sat, or stood, on it - probably to prove its reliability. My late...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Antigua Boat Shed

Antigua Boat Shed. Took this photo before heading home. Practicing photography.

Date 2019-10-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Avon River Poplars

Note on back: "This is 2 houses away from me but it looks real pretty now."

Date 1977
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Avon River, near hospital, Christchurch N.Z

Avon River, near hospital, Christchurch N.Z. Maoriland Postcard series

Date unspecified year in 1930
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Avon mouth where it joins the sea

"I shot this at the Avon mouth where it joins the sea." - Contributor's note

Date unspecified month and day in 2018
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Ōtākaro/Avon River

Ōtākaro meanders its way from a spring source in Avonhead in the West, through Ilam, Riccarton, Fendalton and Hagley Park, through the city then through Avonside, Dallington, Avondale and Aranui in...

Rafting on the Avon River

"A rafting competition on the Avon with home-built rafts. Probably in Dallington area near Locksley Ave looking towards Horseshoe Lake Road?" - Contributor's note

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Teamwork

"Teamwork cousins Shana Kamana (rear) & Inano McMurchy (front) with young Merina Kamana navigating the Avon River on a canoe on 9 Oct 2019." - Contributor's note

Date 2019-10-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt