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Children in fancy dress for TV2 KidsFest

A group of children posing in fancy dress costumes for TV2 KidsFest including pirates, Peter Pan, Superman and a knight.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1992 - 1995 Star photographs

Fancy Dress

It is not just children who dress up in costume in Christchurch. Theatrical performances, celebrations and event promotions are just some of the reasons adults have also donned fancy dress. Explore a...

Mrs Valentine as Santa Claus

Mrs G. D. Valentine, partly in her Santa Claus outfit, applying her lipstick in a mirror.

Date 1969-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Fundraising for World Vision 40 Hour Famine

Chisnallwood Intermediate pupils, John Cannard (left), Maria Franklin (seated) and Natasha McQuoid dressed as rubbish to promote a World Vision 40 Hour Famine they are involved in with their teacher...

Date 1988-03-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

The Great Western Adventure

Ken Oxford (left) and Peter Small at the Great Western Adventure wild west township, a paintballing game complex still under construction at Dodge City, Johns Road in Harewood.

Date 1986-10-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Madeline Gimblett at Heathcote Hall wheelbarrow sale

Maidie Gimblett at Heathcote Hall in fancy dress with wheelbarrow of her own work. Wheelbarrow parade and sale-of-work fundraising for the Methodist Church.

Date unspecified year in 1900 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Madeline Gimblett in fancy dress

Madeline (Maidie) Gimblett standing outdoors in fancy dress carrying a basket.

Date 1903 (year uncertain) to 1913 (year uncertain)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Save The Children Fund charity luncheon

Mrs P. Cotter (left) and Mrs M. Glanville, both members of the Repertory Society in period costume at the Save The Children Fund charity luncheon at the Carlton Hotel.

Date 1981-08-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Selling handicrafts for Save The Children Fund

Members of the Repertory Society in period costume with the society's handicrafts on sale at the Save The Children Fund charity luncheon at the Carlton Hotel. From left are Mrs Eva Gilmore, Mrs Betty...

Date 1981-08-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Halswell Winter Ball, Halswell Community Hall

A girl in a princess costume enjoying the beginning of the Halswell Winter Ball at the Halswell Community Hall, 450 Halswell Road.

Date 2015-08-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Nicholas Glen : Halswell Project, 2015

Halswell Winter Ball, Halswell Community Hall

View through the entrance doors to children dancing at the Halswell Winter Ball at the Halswell Community Hall, 450 Halswell Road.

Date 2015-08-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Nicholas Glen : Halswell Project, 2015

Young ballet dancers

View of ballet dancers performing at Shirley Boys High School as part of the Christchurch ballet dance competitions. Pictured are, from left, Joanne Wright, Robyn Glynn, Susanne Genet and Gillian...

Date 1970-05-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christchurch Competition Society entrants

Views of competitors in the character dance section of the Christchurch Competition Society's fifty-eighth annual festival. Pictured in frame 3 is Deborah Anne Olley.

Date 1970-05-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christchurch Competition Society entrants

Views of competitors in the character dance section of the Christchurch Competition Society's fifty-eighth annual festival. Pictured in frame 2 is Gina-Lee Cox.

Date 1970-05-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Boys in fancy dress at a fair

Boys dressed in costumes at a fair.

Date 1950 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Rafting, River Avon

People in costume rafting on the Avon River

Date 1955
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Albert James North collection

Halloween at Opawa School

Opawa School pupils Chris Jassett, Anna Miers and Sacha Cleverley in Halloween costumes.

Date 1982-10-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs