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Nonagenarians' tea party

Eileen McDavitt, 95, (left) and Rose McCloy, 95, celebrating at the Nonagenarians' tea party hosted by the Pegasus branch of the Lioness' Club.

Date 1990-04-20
Format Photograph
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Collection 1990 Christchurch 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 Christchurch Star photographs

Canterbury Aged People's Welfare Council's party

Ellen Tovey (left) and Linda Watts at the Canterbury Aged People's Welfare Council's party at the North Avon Road centre in Richmond.

Date 1980-06-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Christchurch 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 Christchurch 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 Christchurch 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 Christchurch Star photographs

His Lordships bar, Lichfield Street

Interior of His Lordships bar on Lichfield Street. Beryl Inglis is stood behind the bar toasting with customers the end of her 18 years working at His Lordships.

Date 1983-03-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

The committee

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. Back row: Messrs W. A. Wilson (past chairman of school committee), W. J. Dean (secretary), C. H...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Round the old school

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. Favoured with splendid weather the celebration of the jubilee of the Greendale School, on October...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Some of the old teachers

Newspaper caption: The jubilee of Greendale School, Canterbury: Some snapshots of the celebrations. Favoured with splendid weather the celebration of the jubilee of the Greendale School, on October...

Date 1922-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

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

Mr and Mrs Snell with their children and grandchildren

Newspaper caption: Two Golden Weddings celebrated in the Ellesmere District: Mr and Mrs Snell, who celebrated their golden wedding on October 31st are well known at Leeston, where they have resided...

Date 1903
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Mr and Mrs Bray with children, grandchildren and friends

Newspaper caption: Two Golden Weddings celebrated in the Ellesmere District: Mr and Mrs Bray, who were married in Cornwall, arrived in New Zealand about twenty-nine years ago, and took up their...

Date 1903
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Sixty years on: Lincoln school celebrates diamond jubilee

Newspaper caption: Pupils, past and present, of all ages and both sexes, formed an interesting assembly at Lincoln School on December 17th where together with many friends they had gathered to...

Date 1926-12-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Hon. Colonel Rhodes planting memorial oak in church grounds

Newspaper caption: On the left is Mr R. A. Forbes, a trustee of the church since its inauguration; on the right, Mr T. O. Morgan, also a trustee and chairman of the Tai Tapu School committee.

Date 1916
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Mr and Mrs Job Osborne with some of their relatives

Newspaper caption: Mr and Mrs Job Osborne, of Idris road, Fendalton, Christchurch, who for nearly fifty years were residents of Doyleston, during which time Mr Osborne took a prominent part in all...

Date 1917-08-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Halkett School jubilee celebration

Newspaper caption: Amongst the old pupils present were Mr and Mrs H. Holland of Christchurch; Mr G. W. Leadley of Ashburton, Mr T. Gunnion, Mayor of Temuka, and Mr Jas. Keir of Christchurch. Mr J. H...

Date 1920-06-18
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

Avonside Girls' High School third and fourth formers

Nicola Dickson (left) and Lissa Dyer, pupils at Avonside Girls' School, dressed as Ballerinas during end of year celebrations.

Date 1983-12-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

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