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Bruce Hotel protest

Protesters outside the Bruce Hotel in Akaroa demonstrating to keep the Hotel open. The crowd are listening to the MP for Lyttelton, T.M. McGuigan.

Date 1970-12-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star Photographs

Darkie the dog

Collie-Spaniel cross responsible for stealing door mats and other miscellaneous articles in McBratney’s Road.

Date 1970-12-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Women and children out Christmas shopping

[Frames 16 to 18] Unidentified woman with child on space ship ride. [Frames 19 to 21] Mrs G. Carr sitting down with children and balloons.

Date 1970-12-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Judy Craven in costume with calvary sword

Judy Craven standing on steps of unidentified theatre in a costume helmet with calvary sword and Battle of Waterloo medal to promote a film screening in the theatre. Thought to be the motion picture...

Date 1970-12-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mrs M. Bligh and her three daughters

83-year-old Mrs M. Bligh (seated) of Edinburgh is visiting her three daughters in Christchurch for a six month stay. The three daughters are, from left: Mrs E. Thomson, Mrs M. Penman and Mrs N. Scott.

Date 1970-12-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Masako Ishikawa

Miss Masako Ishikawa, aged 27, was hostess to the hockey teams competing in the 1964 Tokyo Olympic Games. She is visiting New Zealand.

Date 1970-12-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

J. C. Wilson and P. J. Skellerup with “Aurora Australis”

Canterbury Museum’s library archivist, Mr J. C. Wilson (left), and the honorary keeper of the library, Mr P. J. Skellerup (right) with copies of the rare book “Aurora Australis”.

Date 1970-12-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Very Rev Michael Underhill with sheepdog inside Cathedral

The Very Rev Michael Underhill, the Dean of Christchurch, working with a sheepdog called Glen inside ChristChurch Cathedral as part of Christmas celebrations.

Date 1970-12-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Henry and Olive Sturge

Celebrating their 60th wedding anniversary, Mr Henry Sturge and Mrs Olive Sturge of 14 Roseberry Street, Spreydon

Date 1970-12-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Teachers from Samoa on holiday in New Zealand

Group of teachers from Vaimoso Primary School in Western Samoa thought to be standing in front Sister Eveleen Barklie Retreat House at Sumner.

Date 1970-12-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Tap Heperi and Christine Smith

Award winners for Superstar ‘70 event held at the Theatre Royal. Tap Heperi (Entertainer of the Year award) and Christine Smith (female award).

Date 1970-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Tap Heperi with his Entertainer of the Year trophy

Award winner for Superstar ‘70 event held at the Theatre Royal. Tap Heperi (Entertainer of the Year award).

Date 1970-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christine Smith performing

Christine Smith, winner of the female award, singing and playing guitar at Superstar ‘70 in the Theatre Royal.

Date 1970-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Tap Heperi performing

Tap Heperi, winner of the ‘Entertainer of the Year’ award, singing at Superstar ‘70 in the Theatre Royal.

Date 1970-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christine Smith with her female entertainer trophy

Award winner for Superstar ‘70 event held at the Theatre Royal. Christine Smith (female award).

Date 1970-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Peter Hicks picking raspberries

16-year-old Peter Hicks, picking raspberries for employer Anthony Harrow of Lower Styx Road.

Date 1970-12-31
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mr A. J. Robb with a display of phonographs and gramophones

Mr A. J. Robb, publicity officer from Ferrymead, with a display of phonographs, gramophones, and a small barrel organ. From left, they are the Home, the Gem and the Standard.

Date 1970-12-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Unidentified girl

Young girl out shopping during Christmas shopping period.

Date 1970-12-24
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips