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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

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

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...

Early Lyttelton

Drawing of early Lyttelton Harbour. The Methodist Church at Lower End of Dublin Street is just over mast of ship berthed at Screwpile jetty.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1860 - 1900 Star photographs

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