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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...

Mason Struthers hardware store

Frame one is of the interior of the 1st floor of Mason Struthers hardware store on the corner of Colombo and Lichfield Streets in central Christchurch. Remaining frames are portraits of Mr E. J. Parry...

Date 1969-12-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mason Struthers hardware store

Frames three and four are of the interior ground floors of the newly renovated Mason Struthers hardware store on the corner of Colombo and Lichfield Streets in central Christchurch. Remaining frames...

Date 1969-12-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Visiting Santa Claus

Queues of children and parents waiting to see Santa Claus at the children's entertainment area, on the roof of Haywrights store.

Date 1969-12-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Visiting Santa Claus

Queues of children and parents waiting to see Santa Claus at the children's entertainment area, on the roof of Haywrights store. Frame one is a close-up of the Santa the children are waiting to see.

Date 1969-12-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

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 with window displays along the ground floor.

Date 1979-02-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch 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

Ballantynes window display

Exterior view of the window display at Ballantynes Department Store on Cashel Street in the central city.

Date 2011-02-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection David Ayling earthquake collection

Windows at Ballantynes

Window displays at Ballantynes along Cashel Street in the central city. Taken near the corner with Colombo Street.

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

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

Farmers on Armagh Street at Christmas

A member of the Gopal family in Victoria Square looking towards Armagh Street and the fibreglass Santa Claus above the entrance to Farmers.

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

Crochet marathon at Haywrights Ltd

Views of Mrs B. Price, Mrs P. Mannix, Mrs V. Chapman, and Mrs E. Barnett participating in a crochet marathon at Haywrights Ltd.

Date 1972-04-19
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

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

81st anniversay cake for D.I.C.

Lions Club vice-president Les Malcolm, Medical superintendent at Sunnyside Hospital Edwin Hall, and Lions Club president Max Busby with the cake to celebrate the 81st anniversary of D.I.C.

Date 1965-06-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs