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John Andersons foundry and the new Post Office

Two sets of photographs of central Christchurch. No.1 is of John Anderson's Foundry on Cashel Street in 1870. No.2 is of the new central Post Office in Cathedral Square in c1877.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1860 - 1900 Star photographs

Raft race along the Avon River

View down the Avon River towards the Wainoni Road bridge and New Brighton during a raft race. Spectators are stood on the bridge and along the banks of the river.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Raft race along the Avon River

View of spectators hosing and throwing buckets of water at rafters from the Avondale Road bridge during a raft race along the Avon River.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Statue busker outside the Arts Centre

A man dressed as a stone statue busking in front of a crowd gathered outside Christchurch Arts Centre on Worcester Boulevard on the corner with Rolleston Avenue. Canterbury Museum is visible in the...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Hare Krishna parade through Cathedral Square

Crowd of people watching a decorative horse and wagon float being pulled through Cathedral Square as part of a Hare Krishna parade.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Lions at Orana Wildlife Park

Group of seven lions surrounding the feeding cage which contains a keeper passing food out. A crowd of visitors are in the background on the other side of the enclosure.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Meadow Fresh float

A ram mascot for Meadow Fresh stood on a branded float with giant milk containers during a parade along Colombo Street. Crowds of people are sat along the street outside the Smith City store in the...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Bank of New Zealand customers

A group of people waiting for the Bank of New Zealand main office to open, however due to strike action it was unclear as to whether it would open.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Bank of New Zealand customers

A group of people waiting for the Bank of New Zealand main office to open, however due to strike action it was unclear as to whether it would open.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Beach at Corsair Bay

Large crowds of people on the beach and in the sea at Corsair bay during the Christmas and New Year holidays.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs