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Four Generations

"Mary Ann Arthur (nee Hastie) born 1864, who married Charles Arthur in NZ in 1885 died 1951. Her parents were Margaret and John Hastie who owned the Hurinui Hotel. Mary's daughter, Florence Templeton...

Date 1940 (year approximate) to 1945 (year approximate)
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Picnic at New Brighton beach

These were the days when you "dressed" to have a picnic at New Brighton beach. 3 generations enjoying themselves. "Note the furs"!

Date unspecified year in 1920
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Veda Crofts holding Mervyn Crofts (2 yrs old), and two friends

Veda Crofts holding Mervyn Crofts (2 yrs old), and two friends. My mother and brother.

Date unspecified year in 1930
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Cave Rock in Sumner in the early 1920s

My grandmother, Pearl Sutton (dark top) and her sister in law Vi Sutton, with their children beside Cave Rock in Sumner in the early 1920s. My mother Phyllis is the only girl in the group, and her...

Date unspecified year in 1920
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Sons of Charles Bowker, College Road, Timaru

Sons of Charles Bowker, College Road, Timaru. On back of photos: Charles, George, James, Thomas, Stanley, Vernon: Bowkers College Rd, Timaru. Stanley & Vernon were children of Charles' second marriage...

Date unspecified year in 1910
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Radcliffe family

Ruby, Bill (Jim's uncle) and little Jack Radcliff.

Date unspecified year in 1920
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Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Norm and Laurie Churchill, 1910s

Norm and Laurie Churchill, 1910s. Date very approximate. My great grandfather and his brother - Norm and Laurie Churchill.

Format Photograph
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Going to the beach

Going to the beach - 1915. A bit blurry but a classic photo with the Model T Ford, the baby on the mother's lap and the children in the back with buckets, spade and a model yacht.

Format Photograph
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Symonds Family

Probably taken at Lyttelton; not sure of occasion. Left - Right: Charity, Alfred, Ernest (boy), Mary (nee Foster), Daisy. Leonard, Elsie Symonds. The Symonds family lived in Lyttelton.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Bob and Mary Gilroy, New Brighton beach

This photo was taken in the late 1930's and is my Dad, Bob Gilroy and my Mum, Mary Gilroy and my Grandmother Marion Brown. They were spending the day at Brighton Beach.

Format Photograph
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Peter and Barrie Jackson

Might be late 1930s, not sure. My grandfather and his brother - Peter and Barrie Jackson at their house in New Brighton.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Simple Toys

Father and first born son enjoying a ride on the wooden rocking horse at home in 1962. Proud father made the rocking horse which other siblings played on over the years.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Mary and William Thompson and Their Family.

The family of Mary and William Thompson. Back row: Rachel, Richard, Hamilton, William, Adolphus, Isaac Middle row: William M, Georgina, Ernest, Lottie (Mary Elizabeth) ,GrM Mary Photo taken by...

Format Photograph
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Claude and Maude (Connie) Thompson

Brother and sister, Claude and Maude Thompson. Although her first name was Maude she was always known as Connie.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Brooks family, Hagley Park

The Brooks family with leis and toffee apples at the Canterbury Centenary Exhibition in Hagley Park in 1950.

Format Photograph
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Cousins

"Cousins from Sutton and Carter Family at 29 Ford Road on Christmas day. Potato plants in the background." - Contributor's note

Date 1956-12-25
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Elizabeth and Jean at the beach

"Elizabeth and older sister Jean at New Brighton beach." - Contributor's note

Date unspecified month and day in 1938
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

358 Tuam Street

"Photo taken early 1950 at 358 Tuam Street, Christchurch. House located at Fitzgerald Ave end of Tuam Street. The city population resided within the 4 belts (Avenues). This man had 4 children under 5...

Date unspecified month and day in 1950
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

9 Albemarle Street, Sydenham

"Taken with a box brownie camera by a friend at 9 Albemarle Street, Sydenham. Christchurch. The group composes of 4 grandchildren, the twins are seated on their father and paternal grandfather's knee...

Date unspecified month and day in 1952
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Backyard of 358 Tuam Street

"This photo was taken in the backyard of 358 Tuam Street. It was common practice to put very young children like the twin boys in the front of a play pen to keep them safe from running out the gate...

Date 1949 (year approximate) to 1950 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt