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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

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...

View from Victoria Street bridge

View of the banks of Ōtākaro-Avon River in Victoria Square and the court buildings as seen from Victoria Street bridge.

Date 2015-11-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Brendon Haughey collection

Victoria Street bridge railings

View of the decorative railings on the Victoria Street Bridge. Beyond construction of the Avon Room in the Christchurch Town Hall is taking place.

Date 2015-11-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Brendon Haughey collection

East from Victoria Square

Looking east towards Colombo Street from the banks of Ōtākaro-Avon River in Victoria Square.

Date 2015-11-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Brendon Haughey collection

Avon Room and Limes Room

View of the Avon Room under construction and the Limes Room at the Christchurch Town Hall.

Date 2015-11-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Brendon Haughey collection

Victoria Street bridge repairs

View of Ōtākaro-Avon River showing repairs to Victoria Street bridge.

Date 2015-11-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Brendon Haughey collection

Eastern facades of town hall

Eastern facades of the Christchurch Town Hall, showing the internal and external repairs, as seen from Victoria Square.

Date 2015-11-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Brendon Haughey collection

Repairs to Victoria Street bridge

View of Ōtākaro-Avon River showing repairs to Victoria Street bridge.

Date 2015-11-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Brendon Haughey collection

Colombo Street bridge and graffiti

The western facade of Colombo Street bridge, as seen from the river bank of Ōtākaro-Avon River in Victoria Square.

Date 2015-11-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Brendon Haughey collection

Repairs to the town hall

Eastern facades of the Christchurch Town Hall, showing the internal and external repairs, as seen from Victoria Square.

Date 2015-11-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Brendon Haughey collection

Avon Room restoration

Repairs to the Avon Room in the Christchurch Town Hall as seen from Victoria Square.

Date 2015-11-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Brendon Haughey collection

Bridge and river bank of Victoria Square

Victoria Street bridge and the banks of Ōtākaro-Avon River in Victoria Square.

Date 2015-11-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Brendon Haughey collection