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Explosives expert at Canterbury Public Library

An explosives expert in protective clothing prepares to detonate a hoax bomb found in Canterbury Public Library on Gloucester Street.

Date 1988-11-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Christmas display at Christchurch Public Library

Graham Baran with a Christmas display of the three wise men in the children's section of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Hereford Street and Cambridge Terrace.

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

Suzanne Sutherland and Dorothea Brown

Deputy city librarian, Suzanne Sutherland (left) and city librarian, Dorothea Brown inside Canterbury Public Library.

Date 1986-09-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Motorcycle in the Canterbury Public Library

Librarian Adrian Birkbeck on a motor cycle inside the Canterbury Public Library. The motorcycle is on display with two others in the Library to coincide with the New Zealand Grand Prix which was...

Date 1983-02-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

The New Zealand Room at Canterbury Public Library

Sue Sutherland and Steve McCloy, job share for the New Zealand librarian position at Canterbury Public Library in the New Zealand room at the library.

Date 1983-06-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Debut of Libraryline at Canterbury Public Library

Ainslie Dewe, assistant librarian with the Libraryline computer information service at Canterbury Public Library. The newly installed computer system is liked to databases from the US and Europe to...

Date 1983-05-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace, taken from the Gloucester Street bridge.

Date 1983-06-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Book characters at the library

Opawa School students dressed as book characters at Canterbury Public Library during book week. From left back, Sacha Cleverley, Sara Holland, Greer Swinard and Callan Craig. Front row, Benjamin Smith...

Date 1983-04-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Crowd outside Canterbury Public Library

"Old public library building Cambridge Tce (Cnr Hereford Street). Crowd of people there to watch circus parade along Cambridge Terrace on 1st Feb 1979." - Contributor's note

Date 1979-02-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Canterbury Public Library model

A scale model of the design for the new Canterbury Public Library which will front onto Gloucester Street in central Christchurch.

Date 1979-04-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library model

A scale model under construction of the design for the new Canterbury Public Library which will front onto Gloucester Street in central Christchurch. Constructing the model is art student from...

Date 1979-02-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Site for Canterbury Public Library

View of the site for the Canterbury Public Library during the assembly of a large crane on the site. Hoarding advertises the site of the library to the public along Gloucester Street.

Date 1979-06-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Site for Canterbury Public Library

Construction site for the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace. The site is in the process of being cleared prior to construction starting.

Date 1979-04-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Site for Canterbury Public Library

Construction site for the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace. The site is in the process of being cleared prior to construction starting.

Date 1979-03-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace as seen from Cambridge Terrace looking across the Avon River and riverbank.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Christchurch Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace as seen from Cambridge Terrace looking across to Oxford Terrace the Avon River and riverbank.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Christchurch Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library book sale

Kim Gidall, Librarian at Mairehau Library, with books for sale at Canterbury Public Library in the Stringleman Room.

Date 1988-08-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs