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Care Bear and clown dancing at the Starlets Christmas party

A person in a Care Bear, Tenderheart, costume dancing with a clown on stage at Christchurch Town Hall during a Starlets Christmas Party.

Date 1986-12-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

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
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Shirt Tales visit to Christchurch Hospital

Robert Green with Shirt Tales characters, Digger Mole and Tyg Tiger, in Christchurch Hospital. The characters visited children in hospital the Saturday before Christmas and each were given autographs...

Date 1986-01-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Casebrook Intermediate School students during book week

Casebrook Intermediate School students as book characters in the school library during book week. Teachers, from left front, Mrs B. Buchanan and Miss A. Wilson. Pupils, from left, Sarah Flower, Amanda...

Date 1983-10-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch 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 Christchurch 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...

Date 1986-10-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

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

Footrot Flats at Bank of New Zealand, Papanui

Bank of New Zealand Papanui branch staff dressed as Footrot Flats cartoon characters. From left back: Marcelle Sherwood, Geoff Burns, Gary Whall, Colin McCallum. Front: Maureen McCann, Audrey South...

Date 1986-12-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Book characters at the library

Opawa School students dressed as book characters at Canterbury Public Library during book week. From left back, Sacha Cleverley, Sara Holland, Greer Swinard and Callan Craig. Front row, Benjamin Smith...

Date 1983-04-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Windsor School production

"View of students performing in an anti-pollution play at Windsor School titled "The Silent Spring". Pictured are Michael Docherty, Philippe Dauwalder, Kerri Youthed and Hannah O'Callaghan as the...

Date 1983-08-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Circus performer on Rolleston Avenue

"Circus performer riding in back of red car during a circus parade through central Christchurch, location is Rolleston Avenue by the Botanic Gardens on 1st Feb 1979." - Contributor's note

Date 1979-02-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

SummerTimes festival puppet show

A man and woman in costume with puppets during a street performance for the SummerTimes festival in the City Mall on the corner of High Street and Cashel Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Christchurch Star photographs

Ning, from the comedy duo, Ning and Nong

Ning, from the comedy duo, Ning and Nong is introduced to the audience by a clown at the Christchurch Town Hall during the Starlets Christmas party.

Date 1983-12-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch 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