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Cattle at the Royal Show

Cattle being paraded around a paddock with an audience in the background at the Royal Show in Addington. A blimp with 'Oliver' written on the side is above the audience and marquees at the show. The...

Format Photographs
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Collection 1950s Star photographs

Crowds at Lancaster Park during Billy Graham's Crusades

Panoramic image of floodlit crowds in the stands and on the pitch at Lancaster Park stadium during Billy Graham's Crusades, an evangelical campaign which toured around the world.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1950s Star photographs

Mrs Elizabeth McCombs christening a motorboat

Mrs Elizabeth McCombs, Christchurch City Councillor, at Lyttelton harbour christening "Madame Hoover", a seagoing outbound motorboat built by J. Miller Ltd, Lyttelton for J. Scott Ramsey of Wellington...

Format Photographs
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Collection 1900 - 1939 Star photographs

Elephant race near Papanui Shopping Centre

Elephant race to raise funds for intellectually disabled children. The riders are Mrs Valerie Young, followed by Mr Martin Hobby a Waimairi County councillor and Mr Colin Curragh of the Canterbury...

Format Photographs
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

John Maybury and Christmas promotions, Colombo Street

John Maybury, former radio personality, with a loud speaker stood on a truck of prizes during a three day Christmas promotion on behalf of stores on Colombo Street between Lichfield Street and St...

Format Photographs
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Royal Tour 1963 Concert, King Edward Barracks

View across the audience taken from behind the choir and orchestra during a concert for Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh as part of the Royal Tour of 1963 at King Edward Barracks, Hereford...

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Woolston Post Office

A crowd outside Woolston Post Office on the corner of Ferry Road and St Johns Street during the official opening by the Postmaster-General, the Hon A. E. Kinsella.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Riccarton High School students

Group of students in uniform from Riccarton High School cheering at an annual sports day event.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Lecture by Mr Clyde Bedell, American advertising specialist

Mr Clyde Bedell (right) with the advertising manager for the Christchurch Star, Mr J. S. Bowie in front of an audience during the first in a series of lectures discussing the use of newspaper...

Format Photographs
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Official opening of the Canterbury Society of Arts Gallery

Interior of the two levels of the Canterbury Society of Arts Gallery at 66 Gloucester Street packed with an audience during the official opening of the building. The gallery replaced that on the...

Format Photographs
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Hare Krishna parade on Bealey Avenue

Hare Krishna followers on Bealey Avenue as part of a peace festival parade touring the South Island. A chariot pulled by bullocks is at the back of the parade.

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Collection 1991 Star photographs