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Lockdown activities

Be inspired by some activities captured in our digital heritage collection that you could attempt with your bubble during our Lockdown.

Weekend house plans for design competition

Winning design for the Canterbury Building Centre’s design a weekend house competition, designed by Nicholas Courtney.

Date 1971-06-08
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mark Owers and art works

Mark Owers of the Sahrah School of Art with paintings and art works which contributed to the Commonwealth Games Fund.

Date 1971-12-04
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Art

Christchurch and Canterbury are home to many artists and galleries. Our collection captures not only the artworks, but the people responsible for their creation. From professional to personal, explore...

Illustrator Annie Vallotan

American illustrator Annie Valloton with a pen and drawing, sitting on a chair.

Date 1971-10-08
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Student at New Brighton Catholic School, Lonsdale Street

"Student drawing in a classroom at New Brighton Catholic School. The student was quoted by the photographer, ""I'm writing a story. It is about a giraffe who has a neck that is so long, he cannot hold...

Date 2016-05-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Rachel Pugh : Edge of the East, 2016

Mr T. H. Scott and Commander Hugh Lynch

Views of the director of the industrial development division of the DSIR, Mr T. H. Scott and research engineer Commander Hugh Lynch looking at plans for a new project- a helmet for agricultural pilots...

Date 1972-03-09
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pencil sketches, Municipal building

Section A.B. Pencil sketches of details of the municipal buildings, including details of the cove ceiling of the Council Chamber, office panelling, and a sketch plan of the caretakers rooms.

Date 1886 (year approximate)
Format Plan
Resource Type Image
Collection Municipal Chambers, architectural drawings