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Family barbecue

Family barbecue at my brother's house. Beach towels on the line. Para pool with polystyrene float board. Lots of tanned bodies. Old style folding chairs. Deck chairs with canvas covering, fringed top...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Summer day at Pines Beach

Typical Christchurch summer day at Pines Beach. Blue sky, scattered cloud, easterly coming off the sea. My brothers and sisters and their families making castles in the sand. Who is having more fun -...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

VE Day in Cathedral Square

"VE Day in Cathedral Square. My parents (on the right) travelled from Methven to Christchurch for the celebrations." - Contributor's note

Date unspecified day in 1945-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Mr Richard Smith and his daughters

Mr Richard Smith with his daughters, Betty (3), Dulcie (13), and Daisy (10) in their pony trap pulled by their pony, Tiddlewinks. Mr Smith lived in Lyttelton Street, Spreydon, and sold his back...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Family Group - Mother and Daughters

Subjects unknown. Photo reproduced from a glass negative by Glyn Williams. Date: 1910s Highly commended in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt by Glyn Williams.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Jane Sila, Nila Seinafo, & Makerita Auapa'au

This is a photo (left to right) of my mother (Jane Viva Sila, nee Fidow) and her two cousins, Nila Seinafo (nee Fidow) and Makerita Auapa'au. This was one of their first photos taken together. Taken...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Family photographs on a fireplace

Close-up of family photographs on Patricia's fireplace in her lounge at her home in Halswell.

Date 2015-06-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Ellenor Waters : Halswell Project, 2015

Collection of personal items on a dresser in Patricia's television room

Photographer's note : Collection of personal items on a dresser in Patricia's television room. Television room.

Date 2015-06-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Ellenor Waters : Halswell Project, 2015

Lounge in a home in Halswell

Close-up of a family photograph showing two young boys playing on the sheep pen which is attached to the property. The photographs is on display in the lounge of Patricia's home in Halswell.

Date 2015-06-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Ellenor Waters : Halswell Project, 2015

Photographs inside a home in Halswell

Display cabinet and family photographs in the dining room at Linda's home. Linda lives in an area of Halswell known by residents as 'Old Halswell'.

Date 2015-03-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Ellenor Waters : Halswell Project, 2015

Bookshelves inside a home in Halswell

Bookshelf and family photographs at Linda's home in Halswell. The framed image is one of Linda's foster children. Linda lives in an area of Halswell known by residents as 'Old Halswell'.

Date 2015-03-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Ellenor Waters : Halswell Project, 2015

Neighbours in Melrose Street during the 1945 Snowstorm

On the 13 July 1945 there was a howling North West gale and the next morning the City of Christchurch and the Canterbury Province woke up to three feet of snow. Schools were closed for a week and the...

Date 1945-07-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2015 Photo Hunt