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St Joseph's Orphanage spending spree

Malcolm Ross of St Joseph's Orphanage in a department store in Christchurch considering how to spend his $2, donated by the Christchurch Jaycees.

Date 1969-12-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Vegetable protein for Vietnam

Betty Pearson (left) and Louise Callander of the Save the Children Fund with textured vegetable protein destined for aid in Vietnam. The packages are to be flown on a Hercules flight from Wigram to...

Date 1975-04-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Donations for Romanian orphans

Steven Gale with donations collected for Romanian orphans at the Linwood New World Supermarket.

Date 1990-06-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Clothing for Operation Good Samaritan

Tracey Sheldrake sorting out clothing donated for Operation Good Samaritan at the Carlyle Street railway sheds ahead of being shipped to the Pacific Islands for victims of Cyclone Ofa.

Date 1990-05-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Food for Operation Good Samaritan

Barry Gwynne sorting out donations for Operation Good Samaritan the Carlyle Street railway sheds ahead of being shipped to the Pacific Islands for victims of a cyclone.

Date 1990-05-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Donations for victims of a cyclone in Fiji

Eva Gilmore, president of the Save the Children Fund North Canterbury, with donations of clothing and bedding for those affected by a cyclone in Suva.

Date 1986-04-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Star photographs

Trail bike for Vietnam

External Relations and Trade Minister, Don McKinnon, loading a trail bike into a container destined for Qui Nhon, Vietnam.

Date 1991-09-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Donation for the George Manning home

Sir George Manning (left) accepting a cheque donation from Miss Marjorie Ray of the Christchurch Soroptimist Club for the George Manning home. To the right is Lady Manning.

Date 1970-03-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Albert Ronald Guthrey presenting a cheque to A. W. Robinson

Christchurch mayor, Albert Ronald Guthrey, presenting a cheque to Games general gifts committee chairman, A. W. Robinson, as part of the 1974 Commonwealth Games appeal.

Date 1971-06-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Cheque presentation for the Commonwealth Games appeal

Canterbury Savings Bank president P. E. McDonald presenting a cheque to chairman of the Games organising committee, R. S. Scott. Bank general manager Frank Dickson is standing beside Mr McDonald. The...

Date 1971-06-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Donations from the Lions Club of Christchurch

D. Tomlin of Birthright, M. R. LeFebvre of the Intellectually Handicapped Children’s Society, and G. A. Brown of St John Ambulance, with donation cheques received from W. M. Tolerton, president of...

Date 1971-04-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Prisoners Aid Society donations

Views of Prisoners Aid Society donations with unidentified children.

Date 1971-07-30
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Prisoners Aid Society

Views of Prisoners Aid Society donations with unidentified children.

Date 1971-07-30
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Donation to the Leper Trust Board

[Frames 31 and 32] Māori trainees in motor mechanics at the Christchurch Technical Institute presenting a cheque to D. M. Douglas of the Leper Trust Board. [Frames 33 and 34] Willie Jackson and D. M...

Date 1971-04-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

W. M. Tolerton and M. A. LeFebvre shaking hands

M. A. LeFebvre of the Intellectually Handicapped Children’s Society shaking hands with W. M. Tolerton of the Lions Club of Christchurch. Also pictured: D. Tomlin of Birthright, and G. A. Brown...

Date 1971-04-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Avonhead Primary School identification labels

Avonhead Primary School pupils, Nicholas Swallow and Natasha Wallis, with identification labels given by the Bryndwr Round Table chairman, Adrien Borrie. The labels can be hidden inside a school bag...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Pastor C. G. Allen of the Seventh-day Adventist Conference

Pastor C. G. Allen of the Seventh-day Adventist Conference Headquarters in Bealey Avenue with some of the “loaves” used to collect money for distribution to Adventist welfare organisations.

Date 1970-09-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Salvation Army Christmas toy collection

Major Gilbert Beale of the Salvation Army with a selection of toys donated by the Christchurch Bikers' Rights group.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Star photographs

Christmas trees

Frame one is of the Christmas tree in ChristChurch Cathedral. Frame two is of the Christmas tree in the Hereford Street branch of the Bank of New South Wales. Typist for the bank, Jill Turner, is...

Date 1969-12-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Sorting Christmas presents at ChristChurch Cathedral

A group sorting and packing donated presents, which were left under the Christmas tree at ChristChurch Cathedral, to be sent as gifts to children in South Korea. Pictured sorting the gifts in the...

Date 1969-12-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Donation to the Canterbury Provincial Buildings Board

[Frames 14 and 15] Mr Graham Miller, chairman of the regional committee of the Historic Places Trust, presenting a cheque to Mr M. A. Connelly, chairman of the Canterbury Provincial Buildings Board’s...

Date 1971-03-29
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Collecting for braille week

Views of Sister Bernice of Rosary House, Park Terrace, giving her braille week donation to Margaret O'Connell and Deborah Cornish.

Date 1970-07-25
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips