Mrs D. S. Johnston, matron at Coronation Hospital, being presented with a chair and mirror on her retirement by resident Mrs A. M. Lulham.
Girl Guide camp at Cracroft House
View over southern central city and the Port Hills.
Demolition work on Colombo Street looking towards Moorhouse Avenue.
A picture from what I assume was a South Island holiday taken by my grandparents Keith & Essie Gorrie and my mother Eve who would have been 18 at the time. They all lived in Auckland at that point.
View of Colombo Street, Sydenham, south of the Colombo Street overbridge.
Coal Stove - 53 Dyers Pass Road, still working well 1981.
53 Dyers Pass Road, built 1910. Coal stove still working.
"My Aunty Daphne Marker in her room at the Upper Sanatorium (Cashmere). She was known for her pet birds and her very fine knitting. She used bike spokes and piano wires to knit with... Born 6 November...
"My Aunty Daphne Marker in her room at the Upper Sanatorium. She was known for her pet birds and her very fine knitting. She used bike spokes and piano wires to knit with... Born 6 November 1925, died...
Standard 6, Cashmere School, 1929. My mother, Mavis Howarth, is holding the sign in the front row.
Kathleen Shortland, Marygold Koni, and Barbara Hood of Branston Intermediate, planting trees at Elizabeth Park in the Port Hills.
A gaspipe crossing the Heathcote River on Ashgrove Terrace.
Exterior view of the Sign of the Takahe building, Cashmere taken from Cacroft Reserve. The Port Hills are visible in the background.
Two women in nurses' uniforms, seated, and one man standing, all with cups of tea in front of a brick house, part of the Cashmere Sanatorium.
Elevated view of the Cashmere Sanatorium on the Port Hills showing the open-air accommodation for patients.
Sign of the Takahe. Appears taken from Victoria Park Road looking down Dyers Pass Road over Christchurch City.
Karitane Hospital, Cashmere, Christchurch
Taken from the Sign of the Takahe out a window across the Canterbury Plains to the Southern Alps.
Aerial view of the Cashmere Hills and of Coronation Hospital in the centre. Birdwood Avenue runs along the bottom right with Centaurus Road curving in front of the hills.
Aerial view of the Cashmere Hills and of Coronation Hospital towards the lower right. Centaurus Road curves in front of the hills with Bowenvale Avenue stretching along the right hand side.
Exterior of the Princess Margaret Hospital and Nurses' Home during the final stages of construction on Cashmere Road in Cashmere.