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Fascinating flowers at Botanic D'Lights

Last minute crowds are let in after queuing for a hour at the Botanic D'Lights exhibition at the Christchurch Botanic Gardens before closing time, and are delighted by the flowers that line the path...

Date 2018-08-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Rain Tree at Botanic D'Lights

Last minute crowds are let in after queuing for a hour at the Botanic D'Lights exhibition at the Christchurch Botanic Gardens before closing time, and are delighted by the rain tree that they find...

Date 2018-08-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Mr D. B Newton of Metropolitan Museum in New York

Views of Mr D. B. Newton (left), chairman for the Metropolitan Museum in New York, discussing the selection of items for a Māori exhibition to be held at the museum in New York.

Date 1981-07-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Cheque Presentation

Views of a cheque presentation from an Asian food fair and crafts exhibition organised by Canterbury Malaysia-Singapore Students’ Association.

Date 1971-07-29
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Presentation of a cheque

Views of a cheque presentation from an Asian food fair and crafts exhibition organised by Canterbury Malaysia-Singapore Students’ Association.

Date 1971-07-29
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Students with cheque from Food Fair

Views of representatives from Canterbury Malaysia-Singapore Students’ Association with their cheque. YenKong Hong (president), Boon Keat Ngali (treasurer) and Kooi Chuan Leow (secretary).

Date 1971-07-29
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Two men fighting at an Asian fighting arts exhibition

Two men demonstrating martial arts at an Asian fighting arts exhibition at Cowles Stadium. [Frames 32 and 33] Andy Barber and Doug Holloway displaying karate moves in front of an image of a man...

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

Andy Barber and Doug Holloway doing Karate

Andy Barber and Doug Holloway displaying karate moves at an Asian fighting arts exhibition at Cowles Stadium, in front of an image of a man sitting cross legged with his eyes closed.

Date 1971-06-06
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

Tony Fomison with rock drawings

Tony Fomison with a selection of Māori rock drawings he traced from locations across the South Island. The drawings are to be displayed at the Canterbury Society of Arts Gallery on Gloucester Street...

Date 1969-01-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Rock drawing and writing

Māori rock drawings with writing, traced by Tony Formison from locations across the South Island. The drawings are to be displayed at the Canterbury Society of Arts Gallery on Gloucester Street.

Date 1969-01-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Former Caxton printing press

Former Caxton Press printing press on display at Canterbury Society of Arts Gallery during New Zealand library and book week, 1969.

Date unspecified month and day in 1969
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Albion printing press for Print 68 exhibition

R. Brown left and A.T. Gallington move an 1866 Albion Press into the CSA Gallery for the Print 68 exhibition.

Date 1968-08-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Department of Health at New Zealand Industries Fair

The Department of Health stand showcasing health dangers to children at the New Zealand Industries Fair at Canterbury Court.

Date 1963-08-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

John Watling and lily plants

John Watling, the chief judge at the New Zealand Lily Society’s annual show, looking at some exhibits of lilies in the Horticultural Hall.

Date 1971-01-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

All Black South Africa tour photographic display

A collection of more than 100 photographs taken by ‘Star’ cameraman Ray Pigney on display in the foyer of the ‘Star’ building in Kilmore St.

Date 1970-09-29
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

The well in the Exhibition grounds

Newspaper caption: This well was completed on Tuesday week, and a fine flow of water was obtained. The New Zealand International Exhibition in Hagley Park Christchurch is due to open in November 1906...

Date 1906
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Jenny Hunt (right) with examples of hand weaving

Jenny Hunt (right) and unidentified woman with examples of hand weaving for Canterbury Society of Arts gallery exhibition.

Date 1970-09-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips