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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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 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 Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Star photographs

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.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 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.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Fundraising on Sei Day with flowers

Miss Debbie Andrew with Mrs Guinevere Newport (left) and Miss Semoa Voi (right) with flowers and fundraising box during Sei Day, a traditional Western Samoan celebration. Money raised goes towards the...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

South Island shaped cake

Cake shaped like the South Island to mark twenty years of producing particle board at Fletcher Timber. Pictured are, from left, Ron Collings, Peter Evans, Yaurie Skelton and Kevin McLeod.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

The Christchurch Hungarian community

Christchurch Hungarian community during feast day of St Stephen. From left (at back): Judy Simon, William Simon, Mrs E. Simon, Kathy Katonka, Mrs S. Trugly, Judy Trugly, Claire Simon. Front: Katherine...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Chinese New Year celebrations

A Chinese drummer as part of the lion dance during the Chinese New Year celebrations at Lyttelton. The celebrations were led by the crew of the passenger cargo vessel Tjinegara, manned by Dutch...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

D.I.C Department Store 90th Anniversary

Exterior of the D.I.C Department store building on Cashel Street, decorated with 90th anniversary and Mother's day signage.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Star photographs

Anniversary of the Canterbury Croquet Association

Members of the Canterbury Croquet Association in period costume playing croquet as part of their fiftieth anniversary celebrations at United greens in Hagley Park. Members are, from left, I.M...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Marriage celebrations for Post Office staff

Gail Wallcroft sat on top of her car which has been decorated by her work colleagues at Moorhouse Avenue Post Office to celebrate her upcoming wedding.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Post Office building decorations

View of the clock tower on the Post Office building in Cathedral Square with decorations for New Zealand centennial celebrations.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

NZ Centennials Canterbury 1950

Large group of people walking up the Bridle Path from the Heathcote Valley towards the summit on the Port Hills during Canterbury Centennial celebrations. One member of the group is carrying a 'Deans'...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs

Canterbury Centennial re-enactment, Lyttelton

A group of adults and children in period costume during a re-enactment of events in Lyttelton during Canterbury Centennial celebrations.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Star photographs