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Telephone Exchange, Christchurch Post Office

A man stood using the telephone exchange in the Christchurch post office in Cathedral Square.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Post Office building decorations

View of the clock tower on the Post Office building in Cathedral Square with decorations for New Zealand centennial celebrations.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Trenches in Latimer Square

View across Latimer Square of workmen digging of shelter trenches during the Second World War. The shelters were intended to provide a safe space during any possible air raids on Christchurch in the...

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Aerial view of Templeton

Aerial view of Templeton looking along Kirk Road towards the train station and tracks running alongside Main South Road.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

National savings weekly quota

L. J Gillespire and J. L Hay hoisting a flag on the corner of Oxford Terrace and Worcester Street at to mark the national savings weekly quota which has been met for the first time.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Bank of New Zealand building

Exterior of the Bank of New Zealand building on Hereford Street. This building was demolished in 1963 and on the same site a new BNZ building was constructed.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Memorial window at Canterbury University

Exterior of the Memorial window of the Great Hall at Canterbury University on the corner of Worcester Street and Rolleston Avenue.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Ivy removal at Canterbury College

Workers remove ivy from the main entrance to Canterbury College along Worcester Boulevard.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

School of Art at Canterbury College

Exterior of the School of Art building at Canterbury College on the corner of Hereford Street and Rolleston Avenue.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Presentation room, MED building

Presentation room at the Municipal Electricity Department (MED) building.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Municipal Electricity Department register

A man checking a register at the Municipal Electricity Department (MED) offices on the corner of Manchester Street and Armagh Street.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs

Enquiries and cashier, MED building

Enquiries and cashier counter at the Municipal Electricity Department (MED) building.

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Collection 1940s Star photographs