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A tall sheaf of oats

Newspaper caption: The above illustration shows a tall sheaf of oats grown by Mr Coleman, of Amberley, and sent in by him to Messrs Sawtell and Wachsmann, of Cashel street, Christchurch. The sheaf is...

Date 1901
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Collection Weekly Press

Master Bearman who fell down a well recently

Newspaper caption: The five year old son of Mr and Mrs H. Bearman, of Christchurch, had a wonderful escape from death during the recent holidays. The child had been taken to stay with some relatives...

Date 1909
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Collection Weekly Press

At the yards, the sale in progress

Newspaper caption: The Terrace Estate sale dispersal of Sir John Hall's flock.

Date 1907
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Collection Weekly Press

The local buyers' carts and buggies

Newspaper caption: The Terrace Estate sale dispersal of Sir John Hall's flock.

Date 1907
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The local buyers' horses

Newspaper caption: The Terrace Estate sale dispersal of Sir John Hall's flock.

Date 1907
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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
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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
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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
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Collection Weekly Press

Past scholars who gathered to celebrate the jubilee

Newspaper caption: "The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. The roll of the pupils of the first ten years was called by Mr J. Voss, the following responding...

Date 1922-10-15
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Collection Weekly Press

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
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Collection Weekly Press

Ellesmere Agricultural and Pastoral Association show

Newspaper caption: This show, the first spring show of the season to be held in the South Island, took place under the auspices of the Ellesmere Agricultural & Pastoral Society at Leeston on Thursday...

Date 1910-10-20
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Collection Weekly Press

The old church in course of removal

Newspaper caption: On account of the decline in population the old building was removed from its former position to that which it now occupies on the Burnham School estate. It has been added to and...

Date 1903
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Collection Weekly Press

The present church

Newspaper caption: On account of the decline in population the old building was removed from its former position to that which it now occupies on the Burnham School estate. It has been added to and...

Date 1903
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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
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Collection Weekly Press

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
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Collection Weekly Press

Wedding of Dr Gosset to Mary Lochhead, Leeston

Newspaper caption: Mr John Rennie, Mr Austin Warrington, Miss Jean Rennie, the Bride, Miss Rennie, the Bridegroom, Mr Murch, Miss Agnes Rennie.

Date 1902
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Collection Weekly Press

The terminal face

Newspaper caption: Winter Sports in Mid-summer: An excursion party on the Bealey Glacier, near Arthur's Pass, an alpine playground within easy reach of Christchurch. One of the most successful...

Date 1928
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Collection Weekly Press

Travel in pre-railway days

Newspaper caption: Cobb and Co.'s coach on the road between Canterbury and Westland. At the old Glacier Hotel, Bealey, where horses were changed.

Date 1926
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Collection Weekly Press

The interior of the surge chamber

Newspaper caption: Additional electric power for Christchurch: New works at Lake Coleridge. The picture, taken from the mouth of the 11ft tunnel, shows the screens and gates leading out of the new...

Date 1926
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Collection Weekly Press

The new section of the power-house at Lake Coleridge

Newspaper caption: Additional electric power for Christchurch: New works at Lake Coleridge. The extra generating power of the new plant will be 15,000 k.w., making a total of 27,000 k.w., or more than...

Date 1926
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Collection Weekly Press

The recently completed surge chamber at Lake Coleridge

Newspaper caption: Additional electric power for Christchurch: New works at Lake Coleridge. The new surge-chamber, which controls the flow of water to the new section of the Lake Coleridge power-house...

Date 1926
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Collection Weekly Press