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Swan on a nest

Swan on nest on the banks of the Avon River. A building is visible in the blurred background.

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

Pheasant farm

Views of pheasants on the farm of W.A. Davis at Yaldhurst.

Date 1970-01-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pheasant farm

Views of pheasants on the farm of W.A. Davis at Yaldhurst.

Date 1970-01-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mr L. Piper with Canada geese

Views of Mr L. Piper of Greenpark in Lincoln, packing Canada geese ahead of transporting them to the North Island as part of a game bird breeding programme.

Date 1970-02-24
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bird adopted by the Short family

Views of a Thrush which has been adopted by the Short family of Menzies Street in Sumner after they found him injured in a neighbours garden. Frames two and three are of Johnathan Short with the bird...

Date 1970-02-28
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bird adopted by the Short family

Members of the Short family of Menzies Street in Sumner with a Thrush they adopted after they found him injured in a neighbours garden.

Date 1970-02-28
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lyttelton Timeball Station

Closeup view of Lyttelton Timeball Station. A seagull is perched in the foreground.

Date 2009-08-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Greg Dowson collection

Bringing them home

Newspaper caption: The duck shooting season opens. Good sport at Lake Ellesmere.

Date 1927
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

A sportsman's hut and the result of a day's sport

Newspaper caption: The duck shooting season opens. Good sport at Lake Ellesmere.

Date 1927
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

A good bag of black swans

Newspaper caption: The duck shooting season opens. Good sport at Lake Ellesmere.

Date 1927
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The poultry pens

Newspaper caption: The Malvern Agricultural and Pastoral Association's Annual Winter Show at Sheffield

Date 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Little shag waits for fish at the stormwater drain in Linwood

A little shag waits for fish along the stormwater drain on Linwood Avenue near Charlesworth Reserve.

Date 2018-07-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Dorothy Gimblett at McDowell's home with their pet magpie

Dorothy Gimblett aged 10½ years old taken at the home of Mr and Mrs McDowell on Bridle Path Road. Their pet magpie pecked a hole in her stocking.

Date 1907-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Poisoned birds at the museum

R. J. Jacobs of the Canterbury Museum with 1058 poisoned birds collected from a farm property near Mount Hutt.

Date 1970-10-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mother duck

A mother duck in a shrub at the Star paper store.

Date 1970-10-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bexley rubbish tip

A truck driving through rubbish bags and seagulls in flight at Bexley rubbish tip.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Commonwealth Games opening ceremony

View across the track and pitch to full spectator stands during the opening of the Commonwealth Games at the QEII Park. In the foreground are a flock of pigeons taking flight across the track.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs