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Lace work and clothing

A display of period lace work and clothing in a cabinet.

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Collection Rosemary Spiewak collection

Purple Door Boutique Opportunity Shop

A group of women selecting items for the Purple Door Boutique Opportunity Shop on the corner of Union Street and Collingwood Street in New Brighton.

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Collection Photographs by Janneth Gil

Purple Door Boutique Opportunity Shop

A group of women selecting items for the Purple Door Boutique Opportunity Shop on the corner of Union Street and Collingwood Street in New Brighton.

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Collection Photographs by Janneth Gil

Shelley tries on a hat at her shop Ménage a Trois

Interior of the clothing shop Ménage a Trois at 175 Seaview Road, New Brighton. Owner, Shelley, is stood in the mirror trying on a hat.

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Collection Photographs by Janneth Gil

Vivacious shop front, Nottingham Avenue

Exterior of Vivacious| a woman's clothing store at 55 Nottingham Avenue| Halswell.

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Collection Ellenor Waters

Mrs G.B. Steel and her daughter shopping in Cashel Street

Mrs G.B. (Madge) Steel and her daughter shopping in Cashel Street, properly attired with hat, purse and gloves. Accepted dress for that period. Street in the 1930s with Beaths in the background.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

The Family of Duncan & Esther Taylor in 1900

Duncan Taylor (1834-1911) was the first blacksmith in Temuka. He and his family then moved to Orari and later to Rangitata. Photo taken in Christchurch by H. H. Clifford. Caption: Taylor family. Tom...

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Angela Jeeves with show jacket

Angela Jeeves with an equestrian show jacket being sold as part of the Jeeves family business, Equestrian Accessories.

Date 1982-09-06
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Collection 1982 Star photographs

Quality check at Outbak Leatherware

Carmen Abela quality checking a garment at Outbak Leatherware's manufacturing premises at 4 Riccarton Road.

Date 1982-06-16
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Collection 1982 Star photographs

Doug Price with sheepskin jacket

Canterbury Sheepskin Accessories managing director, Doug Price wearing a sheepskin jacket outside their shop on Sissons Road in Papanui.

Date 1981-08-25
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Collection 1981 Star photographs

A day in the city

Shirley and Des Foster with Karen, Paul and Susan dressed for a day in the city outside Christchurch Cathedral. The pram was called a "Nibs Chariot".

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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Leaving from Christchurch International Airport

Aunty Hilda, Uncle Eric and daughter Helen who lived on a farm at Kirwee were at Christchurch International Airport, possibly going on holiday. People were still dressing up when they went out.

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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Kingsford Smith & Sumner school

Margery Tait (9 years) presenting roll with names of girls of Sumner school to Kingsford Smith after 1st Tasman flight. 11 September 1928. Photo presumably later, though not much judging by the coats.

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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Christchurch city shopping day for mother and daughters

Christchurch city shopping day for mother and daughters. Photo taken near the bank building by Valerie Studios about 1939. Hats and shopping baskets the order of the day. The girl is holding a Koala...

Date 1939
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Lyttelton family walking in Cathedral Square

In Cathedral Square (Port Hills in background). Phyllis Morse (my mum) Fred Priddy, Ailsa Morse (mum's sister and Fred's future wife) are all from Lyttelton. They would have got all dressed up in...

Date 1930
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt