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Ballantynes' Fire

At around 3.30pm on 18 November 1947 a fire broke out in Ballantynes' Department Store on the corner of Cashel Street and Colombo Street. The ensuring tragedy resulted in the deaths of 41 people...

Farmers Department Store, Bishopdale Mall

Exterior of Farmers Department Store and adjoining car park prior to its opening at Bishopdale Mall. A range of cars are parked in front of the building. The design of the store is in line with...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Star photographs

Train on Colombo Street

Train engine being towed through Colombo Street. Behind is DIC Beaths.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Shane Duffy collection

Millers Department Store, Tuam Street

Exterior of Millers Department Store on Tuam street lit up from the inside at night. Several cars are parked along the road in front of the building.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Damaged shops Cashel Street, looking east

View of rubble and debris from damaged shops along Cashel Street, looking east. Whitcoulls building, front of buried van and corner of Hotel Grand Chancellor are visible on left. Country Road and...

Date 2011-03-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Wayne Field earthquake collection

Model Marion posing at Beaths

Model Marion posing on steps at Beaths department store modelling imported fashion.

Date 1972-05-24
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Model at Beaths’ parade of imported fashions

Model posing on steps at Beaths department store modelling imported fashion by Spinnelli of Italy.

Date 1972-05-24
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Shoe department at Haywrights

The shoe department at Haywrights store. [Frame 23a] Lucy Schumann.

Date 1970-11-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Corkers display at Haywrights

A display of Corkers in the shoe department of Haywrights store.

Date 1970-11-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Fashion at Haywrights

Views of the “Young Look” department at Haywrights store.

Date 1970-11-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Queen Victoria Statue

Members of the Gopal family in front of the Queen Victoria Statue in Victoria Square looking towards Armagh Street.

Date 1987 to 1988
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt