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Capping Procession 'Procesh' float preparations

Views of students of Rolleston House at the University of Canterbury working on a papier mache float for the capping procession.

Date 1970-05-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Papier Mache RNZAF Skypork

University of Christchurch student, Damien Martin, piloting a papier mache aircraft on the back of a truck called the RNZAF Skypork at the head of the capping procession on Cashel Street heading...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance kid with the Ranfurly Shield

Two students from the University of Canterbury dressed as Butch Cassidy and the Sundance kid, stealing the Ranfuly Shield on horseback as part of Capping week celebrations. The two students are...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Float for the capping week procession

Views of Douglas Stewart with one of the figures on the Rolleston House float for the Capping Week procession called “Procesh”.

Date 1972-05-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Spectators and Participants in the annual Avon Bike Race

Two views of the annual Canterbury University students' bike race in the Avon River as part of capping week in May.  The course generally covered the stretch of river between Hereford and Gloucester...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Gnome on the University of Canterbury campus

Garden gnome fishing and a seal playing in fountains outside the James Hight Library at the University of Canterbury, added by students during capping week activities.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Star photographs

Capping procession through central Christchurch

Students participating in the capping procession on Oxford Terrace including a Bambina car with a student dressed as a fairy waving through the sun roof and a group of students piled on the back of a...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1978 Star photographs