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Finalists the Miss Christchurch Teachers’ College contest

Five of the six finalists in this year’s Miss Christchurch Teachers’ College contest. Rear (from left): Marie Tracey, Colleen Pogmore and Sharon Johnston. In front: Heather Brown (left) and Inese...

Date 1970-09-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Glenys Treweek and unidentified man modelling clothes

[Frames 9 to 11] Glenys Treweek, Miss New Zealand, modelling pure wool worsted crepe dress designed by Rosalie Gwilliam. [Frames 6 to 8] Glenys Treweek, Miss New Zealand, with unidentified man.

Date 1970-09-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Four generations

Newspaper caption: The above represents four generations, the ladies being well-known in the districts of North Canterbury, Lincoln, Mount Somers, and other places. On the left is Mrs John McKay, of...

Date 1902
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Sir Heaton Rhodes's home at Tai Tapu

Newspaper caption: In the picture are seen Sir Heaton and Lady Rhodes, Mrs Coates, Mrs E. C. Huie, Mrs M. C. Keane, Mrs David Jones, Miss Jones, Mr R. M. Macdonald, Mr H. G. Livingstone, Mr Hamilton...

Date 1925
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Proud mothers and their chubby children

Newspaper caption: Prize-winners in the baby competition, which was a feature of the picnic held at Kowhai Bush, by the combined staffs of the Christchurch City Council.

Date 1928
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Women at Ellesmere Show, Leeston

Newspaper caption: A group of women of mixed ages seated and standing at the 1909 Ellesmere Show at Leeston.

Date 1909
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Bride of the Year winners in their wedding dresses

[Frames 1 and 2] From left to right: Mrs Jill Vincent (third place), Mrs Helen Brown (winner), and Mrs Carol George (second place). [Frame 3] Mrs Helen Brown in her wedding dress holding a bouquet and...

Date 1970-09-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bride of the Year winners Helen Brown and Jill Vincent

[Frame 4] Mrs Helen Brown in her wedding gown of Swiss embroidered tulle holding a bouquet and standing in front of a display of prizes. [Frame 5] Mrs Helen Brown receiving prize from unidentified...

Date 1970-09-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Clothing and craft shop on Seaview Road

Exterior of a clothing and crafts shop at 175 Seaview Road in New Brighton. A selection of dresses are hanging in the window.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Shop Dwellings survey

Lynette Gibson sitting cross-legged in a chair

Lynette Gibson, public relations secretarial department employee with British Overseas Airways Corporation, sitting cross-legged in a chair.

Date 1971-06-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Wilhelmina Casasola with a wringer washing machine

Wilhelmina Casasola with a wringer washing machine, beside an oven, in the home and entertainment centre at Farmers. A variety of whitewares, appliances and homewares are visible.

Date 1971-05-25
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bobbi Menzies standing in living room

Bobbi Menzies, fashion advisor and education officer to the New Zealand Wool board, wearing a mid-length dress, boots, and head scarf standing in a living room. A tapestry and mirror are visible...

Date 1971-06-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lynette Gibson sitting cross-legged on a table

Lynette Gibson, public relations secretarial department employee with British Overseas Airways Corporation, sitting cross-legged on a table. Visible behind are cabinets with books, boxes, binders, and...

Date 1971-06-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Wilhelmina Casasola with an iron and ironing board

Wilhelmina Casasola with an iron and an ironing board, beside an oven, in the home and entertainment centre at Farmers. A variety of whitewares, appliances and homewares are visible.

Date 1971-05-25
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lynette Gibson sitting on a table

Lynette Gibson, public relations secretarial department employee with British Overseas Airways Corporation, sitting with her ankles crossed on a table. Visible on left are cabinets with books, boxes...

Date 1971-06-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips