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Story time for children

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

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Christchurch Star photographs

Christchurch Central Fire Brigade Family Christmas Picnic

"Christchurch Central Fire brigade annual family Christmas Picnic. The children would get to go for a ride on the fire engine. Fireman Len Corner is in the front, middle with his daughter Marie Corner...

Date 1953-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Choir boy at St Luke Church

"This photo shows myself as Choir Boy at St Luke’s Church. The vicar of the time was Reverend Richards and the Curate was Clement Knight." - Contributor's note.

Date 1937
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Shovelling snow in Springfield

[Frame 22] Snow in the yard of a house. [Frame 23] People boarding a Police bus. [Frames 24 to 27] Two children shovelling snow in Springfield.

Date 1973-08-08
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips

A boy with sheep in Selwyn District

A boy with sheep on hay in Selwyn District. [Frame 15a] Three men drinking a hot drink beside a car. [Frame 20a] Bays of hay.

Date 1973-08-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips

Fernglen House at Purau Bay

"Purau Bay at the original Fernglen house before it burnt down, Buller, Alan and Frank Jackson with 3 girls brushing hair sitting enjoying the sun on the veranda." - Contributor's note.

Date 1922
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Anne Ogilvie in Brownie Uniform

"A photo of Anne Ogilvie in traditional Brownie uniform at the family home in Centaurus Rd. Working on badges like sewing and first aid were important skills to learn. The Girl Guide biscuits were a...

Date 1972 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Brighton mini zoo

"My Dad and my son visiting the North Beach Zoo. Dad took me there as a child, he was very excited to show us the cheeky monkey." - Contributor's note.

Date 1986-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Cheeky Monkey

Boy standing in front of a monkey at the North Beach Zoo.~~~~~~"My son, amused by this cheeky monkey. I’ve heard lots of funny stories about him stealing hats, food etc." - Contributor's note.

Date 1986-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt