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Queenspark Estate, Parklands

View along Queenspark Drive on the Queenspark Estate during the final stages of its construction in Parklands.

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Collection 1976 Star photographs

Lion being fed at Orana Park

Miss Mandy Howie, a keeper at Orana Park, feeding a lion called Angel from within a cage on the back of a truck.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Motorcycle trials championships at Rapaki, Port Hills

Stephen Oliver of Christchurch, negotiating steep, rocky terrain on a Yamaha 350 motorcycle during the motorcycle trials championships at Rapaki.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Dix Company, July 1905

Five women in canoes on the Avon River including Miss Lena Henricks (front), Miss Bransander (centre) and Misses Hamilton (left and right). In the background is the Botanic Gardens footbridge with...

Date unspecified day in 1905-07
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Emily Cosgrove watches as John Coley hangs her painting

Emily Cosgrove stood beside her untitled oil painting of a North Canterbury landscape. John Coley is shown hanging the artwork in the Robert McDougall Art Gallery.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Campaigner Mrs Ella Webb outside Redcliffs Post Office

Save-our-post-office campaigner Mrs Ella Webb, stood outside Redcliffs Post Office on Main Road with a petition of 800 signatures to save the post office from closure.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Mr. Brahin and Miss Mitchell, Stephenson Company, November 1904

Mr. Brahin and Miss Phyllis Mitchell of Stephenson’s Dramatic Company in a rowboat on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge.

Date unspecified day in 1904-11
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Alf's Imperial Army during a battle in Victoria Square

Group of three men, part of Alf's Imperial Army, in costume charging through water and across Victoria Square during a battle with the Ferrymead Historical Fire Society. Water from fire hoses is...

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Alf's Imperial Army during a battle in Victoria Square

Members of Alf's Imperial Army and the Ferrymead Historical Fire Society during a battle in Victoria Square. Two members of the Fire Society are shown with a fire hose, spraying water at Imperial Army...

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Advertising billboards, Colombo Street railway overbridge

Advertising billboards on the corner of Colombo Street and Carlyle Street on the railway overbridge, Sydenham.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Removal of beer can, Queen Victoria Statue, Victoria Square

A volunteer from Alf's Imperial Army scaling the statue of Queen Victoria in Victoria square to remove a beer can following a re-enactment battle between Alf's Army and the Ferrymead Historical Fire...

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Commander and Sergeant of Alf's Imperial Army

Commander John Appleby "Apples" (left) with Sergeant Jockey Sewer Wilson in the doorway to Christchurch Town Hall ahead of the Travel Agents of New Zealand Convention.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Group of children holding a ball off the ground, QEII Park

School children in QEII Park trying to keep a colourful 'Earth' ball off the ground during celebrations of the visit by Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Children at QEII Park

School children in QEII Park with some trying to keep a colourful 'Earth' ball off the ground during celebrations of the visit by Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh.

Format Photograph
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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Children at QEII Park track

School children lying on their backs around the track whilst large inflated 'Earth' balls are rolled over them during celebrations of the visit by Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh...

Format Photograph
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Collection 1986 Star photographs

University students with the Sloth Mobile

Group of university students dressed up as pirates and drinking around a decorated 1952 Austin A40 car with a sail attached, named the Sloth Mobile.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Pupil at Burnside High School with bicycles

Rebecca Porton, a fourth former at Burnside High School, looking for her bike amongst hundreds in the school bike stands.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Prince Philip at Peacock Springs, McLeans Island

Mrs Diana Isaac and Mr Neil Isaac with Prince Philip feeding trout at Peacock Springs, McLeans Island following a fundraising luncheon for the Isaac Wildlife Trust.

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Willie Kapea with a Mogel Bin Services truck

Mogel Bin Services Ltd employees protesting against Mogel due to contract disagreements. Willie Kapea is pictured driving the rubbish truck with Mike Perry, John Vetty, Te Arahi Kapea, Willie Bolton...

Format Photograph
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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Casebrook Intermediate School students as book characters

Students from Casebrook Intermediate School dressed as book characters. From left, standing, are Keri Palmer (Worzel Gummidge) and Craig Buchanan (Robinson Crusoe). Front from left, Natasha O'Dea...

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Collection 1986 Star photographs

Russley School pupils on the Sockburn Park hydroslide

A group of first and second form pupils from Russley School going down the hydroslide together at Sockburn Park swimming pool. Pupils from top, Lincoln Chung, Nicholas Clarke, Stephen Rose, Melissa...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs