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Moving to the new Canterbury Public Library

Louise Virtue, Librarian, shifting books from the old Canterbury Public Library to the new Central Library Gloucester Street.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Librarian Helen Tait

Portrait of deputy city librarian for Canterbury Public Library, Helen Tait.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Model of library banners

Christchurch City artist Quentin MacFarlane with a model of banners to be installed in the central light well, which runs through three floors, of the Canterbury Public Library on Gloucester Street.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Model display at library

Children looking at a book display on model building with example models at the Canterbury Public Library.

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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Closing day of former Canterbury Public Library

Librarian, Roger Flury, holding books on the day the former Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Hereford Street and Cambridge Terrace closed ahead of the new building opening on Gloucester...

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library under construction

Kerry Earl, an apprentice carpenter, mixing cement inside the new Canterbury Public Library during its construction.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library as seen from Gloucester Street on the corner with Oxford Terrace shortly prior to opening.

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Collection 1981 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.

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Collection 1981 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.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library under construction

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace under construction.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Moving books into the Canterbury Public Library

Louise Virtue (right) helping to move crates of books into the newly finished Canterbury Public Library on Gloucester Street.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library under construction

Scaffolding on the outside of the new Canterbury Public Library during its construction on the corner of Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace.

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Collection 1981 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.

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Collection 1981 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library under construction

Dean Stevenson, a carpenter, stood outside the Canterbury Public Library under construction on Gloucester Street. He is holding a Historic Buildings of New Zealand book as he hopes one day the library...

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Collection 1980 Star photographs

Japanese books for Canterbury Public Library

Tomoji Aoki, Consular Affairs Officer, presenting a collection of books on Japan to John Stringleman, chief librarian, and Sir Hamish Hay, Mayor of Christchurch, for use at Canterbury Public Library.

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Collection 1985 Star photographs

Christchurch City Council mobile library

Exterior of the Christchurch City Council mobile library parked outside Canterbury Public Library.

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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Witches at the library

Canterbury Public Library staff dressed as witches for Halloween activities at the library. Pictured, from left, are Anne-Marie Shaughnessy, Kirsty Beauchamp and Jenny Mouldey.

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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library annex

The annex to the Canterbury Public Library being delivered by truck and manoeuvred into place.

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Collection 1975 Star photographs

Story time for children

Bill Elderton, children's librarian, reading to a group of children in the Canterbury Public Library.

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Collection 1975 Star photographs

The new annex for Canterbury Public Library

The new annex ready and waiting to be installed at Canterbury Public Library prior to removal from its Belfast site.

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Collection 1975 Star photographs