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Hydroslide construction at QEII Park

Exterior of the hydroslides at QEII Park during the final stages of construction.

Date 1981-12-10
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Dowsons in Ferry Road

Woman and child examine shoes on display in Dowsons, Ferry Road.

Date 1981-12-16
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Bentley in a car race at Wigram

Car race with a Bentley in the foreground at the Wheels and Wings Classic at Wigram.

Date 1981-12-07
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

TAB computer processing centre

The TAB regional computer processing centre at Addington under construction near Addington Raceway.

Date 1981-12-16
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Tom Pyle of Langford House

Tom Pyle, 82, resident of Langford House at 20 Battersea Street in Sydenham. He is sitting outside the facility with his suitcase following the decision was made by the Canterbury Aged Welfare Council...

Date 1981-12-11
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Barkers non-alcoholic drinks

Ali White operates the filling machine at Barkers Winery, Geraldine which has just started producing non-alcoholic fruit drinks.

Date 1981-12-19
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

21 years of The Star excursions for the elderly

Albert Thompson, 94, cuts a Christmas cake celebrating 21 years of The Star excursions for the elderly at the Captain's Table restaurant at Christchurch Airport. Watching him is Star promotions...

Date 1981-12-11
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Family barbecue

Family barbecue at my brother's house. Beach towels on the line. Para pool with polystyrene float board. Lots of tanned bodies. Old style folding chairs. Deck chairs with canvas covering, fringed top...

Format Photograph
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Dowsons store at 68 Lichfield Street

Exterior of Dowsons store at 68 Lichfield Street. A handwritten sign outside announces the store is now open.

Date 1981-12-16
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Santa's workshop Christmas cake

J.L. McFadden with a Christmas cake shaped as Santa's workshop. The cake was created by the Christchurch Hospital kitchen for the paediatric ward's children's Christmas party.

Date 1981-12-24
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Christmas tree at ChristChurch Cathedral

Two year old, Gavin Hussey examining the Christmas tree with a selection of presents inside ChristChurch Cathedral.

Date 1981-12-23
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Hornby Mall manager and Christmas tree

R.G. Morris, manager of Hornby Mall, placing angels on a Christmas tree as part of a programme in collaboration with the Mall Merchants Association to provide presents to disadvantaged children in and...

Date 1981-12-02
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Closing day of former Canterbury Public Library

Librarian, Roger Flury, holding books on the day the former Canterbury Public Library on the corner of Hereford Street and Cambridge Terrace closed ahead of the new building opening on Gloucester...

Date 1981-12-24
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Librarian Helen Tait

Portrait of deputy city librarian for Canterbury Public Library, Helen Tait.

Date 1981-12-21
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Moving to the new Canterbury Public Library

Louise Virtue, Librarian, shifting books from the old Canterbury Public Library to the new Central Library Gloucester Street.

Date 1981-12-28
Format Photograph
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Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs