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Christchurch Star annual Christmas party for the elderly

Scenes of Mrs Carrie Fraser (centre) cutting the Christmas cake at the Christchurch Star annual Christmas party for the elderly at the Skyline Restaurant at Christchurch International Airport. To Mrs...

Date 1969-12-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Nadia O'Connell with a Christmas birthday cake

Scenes of Nadia O'Connell with a Christmas birthday cake which she has for Santa Claus "because it's Santa's birthday" at Christmas.

Date 1969-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Children with presents for Santa Claus

Frames one to five are of Michele Wing sat in a large chair holding up a watch she would give Santa Claus as a Christmas present. Frame six is of Nadia O'Connell with a Christmas birthday cake which...

Date 1969-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Opening ceremony at Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library

The Mayor of Christchurch, Lianne Dalziel with Jamie Gough and others cutting the cake at the opening of Ōrauwhata: Bishopdale Library.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Lucas Perelini

Miss Hopkins, Woolston, 1904. [Cake]

Close-up of an ornate multi-tiered cake created by Miss Hopkins of Woolston. Cake decorations include plants, birds and animals.

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

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

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

Wedding cake

"Wedding cake for the wedding of Phyllis Sutton and Sydney Carter. The cake was sitting at the front table of the wedding reception held at the Jacobean tearoom in High Street Christchurch." -...

Date 1946-08-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Happy 140th Birthday Christchurch cake

Close-up of a Happy 140th Birthday Christchurch City, 31st July 1856-1996 cake.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

Prebbleton School 125th anniversary

May Middleton, aged 90, cutting the anniversary cake for the 12th anniversary of Prebbleton School.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Edith Edwards' 100th birthday cake

Edith Edwards, 100, cuts her birthday cake with her niece, Freda Edwards and great-great niece, Kirstie MacMillan at Holly Lea residential home in Fendalton.

Date 1983-01-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Stewart Betty

Stewart Betty, known as Stu, with his 90th birthday cake, featuring his sporting hobbies of bowls and golf, in his home in St Martins.

Date 1980-01-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

21 years of The Star excursions for the elderly

Albert Thompson, 94, cuts a Christmas cake celebrating 21 years of The Star excursions for the elderly at the Captain's Table restaurant at Christchurch Airport. Watching him is Star promotions...

Date 1981-12-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Margaret McKinlay on her 100th birthday

Margaret McKinlay, originally from Scotland but settled in New Zealand, celebrating 100th birthday at the Nurse Maude Hospital in Merivale.

Date 1982-11-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Jessie Haworth of the Sing-Alongs

Jessie Haworth of the Sing-Alongs about to cut the cake to celebrate the 200th programme in the Salvation Army Citadel. Pictured with her is Ray Lewis, the originator of the Christchurch Sing-Alongs...

Date 1984-10-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Ballantyne tearoom staff reunion

Former Ballantyne team room staff members cutting a cake at a reunion. Pictured are, from left, Miss A.L. Smith, Mrs S.J. Yates, Miss B. Wharton, and Mesdames J. Young and J. McLeod.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Decorating Christmas cakes at Ernest Adams

Mrs Vivian Hopkins (left) and Mrs Doreen Ramsey decorating Christmas cakes at the Ernest Adams factory in Phillipstown for export to Australia.

Date 1978-08-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1978 Star photographs

Nursery rhyme cakes at Ernest Adams

Jacqueline Baxter with nursery rhyme cakes at the Ernest Adams factory on Tuam Street in Phillipstown.

Date 1973-06-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Star photographs

Excursion to Horizon Restaurant

Henrietta Canning (left) and Jean McGregor on one of The Star excursions for the elderly at the Horizon Restaurant at Christchurch Airport.

Date 1980-12-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

Ernest Adams production line

Uncooked cakes on the production line at the Ernest Adams factory on Tuam Street in Phillipstown. Pictured are, from left, Ivan McDonald, Keith Adams, B. Murray and John Riley.

Date 1973-06-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Star photographs