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Image of Santa at the Beach

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It's Santa!

What would Christmas be without a visit from Santa Claus? Fortunately he has found many different ways to drop into Christchurch (literally). Explore a selection of photographs from our collection and...

Christmas banquet on the Inter-Island steamer Maori

A large group of children from Christchurch orphanages at a Christmas banquet event aboard the inter-island steamer, Māori, at Lyttelton Harbour. The event was organised and paid for by the crew of...

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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christmas presents from Bank of New South Wales employees

Typist, Jill Turner, from the Bank of New South Wales with Christmas presents from Hereford Street branch bank staff. The presents are to be distributed by the Intellectually Handicapped Children's...

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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

~~~ no tiff Mrs Valentine as Santa Claus

Mrs G. D. Valentine dressed as Santa Claus, on a see-saw with children in a playground at a kindergarten in Christchurch city.

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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Sinterklaas and the Black Peters

Cultural event Sinterklaas and the Black Peters (Zwarte Piet) parading in central Christchurch by the Avon River at the intersection with Oxford Terrace. Frames two and three also feature a horse.

Date 1969-12-06
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christmas trees

Frame one is of the Christmas tree in ChristChurch Cathedral. Frame two is of the Christmas tree in the Hereford Street branch of the Bank of New South Wales. Typist for the bank, Jill Turner, is...

Date 1969-12-11
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Starlets Christmas Party

Scenes of Santa Claus on stage and greeting a crowd of children at the "Christchurch Star" annual starlets Christmas party in Abberley Park.

Date 1969-12-13
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Starlets Christmas Party

Scenes of crowds of children and families attending the "Christchurch Star" annual starlets Christmas party in Abberley Park. Frame two shows performers on stage during the party.

Date 1969-12-13
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

St Joseph's Orphanage spending spree

Malcolm Ross of St Joseph's Orphanage in a department store in Christchurch considering how to spend his $2, donated by the Christchurch Jaycees.

Date 1969-12-11
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Intellectually Handicapped Children's Society's Christmas party

Scenes of children playing with balloons and greeting Santa Claus at the Intellectually Handicapped Children's Society's Christmas party at the Holy Trinity Church Hall.

Date 1969-12-17
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christmas party at the Cerebral Palsy School

Children at the Cerebral Palsy School on Worcester Street during their Christmas party at which gifts were given out by members of the Corporals' Club. Frame one features seven-year-old Julie.

Date 1969-12-18
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christmas party at the Cerebral Palsy School

Seven-year-old Julie at the Cerebral Palsy School on Worcester Street during the Christmas party at which gifts were given out by members of the Corporals' Club.

Date 1969-12-18
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christmas party at the Cerebral Palsy School

Children at the Cerebral Palsy School on Worcester Street during their Christmas party at which gifts were given out by members of the Corporals' Club. Frame one features seven-year-old Julie.

Date 1969-12-18
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

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
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips