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Resusathon 1978

Ray Stevens of the St John Ambulance Association timing Greg Rawlinson as he performs resuscitation on a mannequin as part of Resusathon 1978 at New Brighton.

Date 1978-02-06
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Firemen with jaws of life cutters

Senior Officer, Danny O'Brien (left) and Fireman Michael Darcy, with jaws of life cutters in front of a car wreckage at the Christchurch central fire station.

Date 1978-02-04
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

David Penrose and beehives

Beekeeper, David Penrose, with his beehives at his Fendalton Road home.

Date 1978-02-04
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

George Wong's shop

George Wong in the display window of his shop, Hop Yick Merchants, 177 Madras Street.

Date 1978-02-18
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Mt Cook Jumbo liner coach

View of a jumbo liner coach of Mt Cook-Denning, parked outside Christchurch Town Hall.

Date 1978-02-25
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Arts Festival events at Canterbury Public Library

Canterbury Public library staff member, Pat Smith, with a selection of toys made available for people to play with during the Christchurch Arts Festival.

Date 1978-02-27
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Site of the new Academy Cinema

View of the former Canterbury University gymnasium at the Arts Centre shortly prior to becoming the Academy cinema.

Date 1978-02-07
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Replacement of MED clock figures

Harry Tickle and Jim Griffiths replacing the figures on the Municipal Electricity Department (MED) clock.

Date 1978-02-10
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Yvonne McCormick

Yvonne McCormick, butcher at a Merivale butchery.

Date 1978-02-22
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Canterbury Public Library archive room

Barbara Birbeck reading a council minute book in the archives room at Canterbury Public Library.

Date 1978-02-18
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Waimairi Vintage Country Fair 78

Groups of children playing under a the livery chute of a threshing machine, amongst a pile of hay, at the Waimairi Vintage Country Fair.

Date 1978-02-21
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Blade shearing at the Waimairi Vintage Country Fair 78

Demonstration of a sheep shearing using the old fashioned blade shearing method at the Waimairi Vintage Country Fair.

Date 1978-02-21
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Dental kits being distributed in Canterbury primary schools

Example of a kit distributed to Canterbury primary schools including a tube of Colgate toothpaste, toothbrush and information on how to brush teeth.

Date 1978-02-09
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Unemployment protest

Protesters on Kilmore Street near the Christchurch Town Hall following a march from Cathedral Square with banners and placards protesting against Prime Minister Robert Muldoon and unemployment.

Date 1978-02-23
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Unemployment protest

Protesters on Kilmore Street near the Christchurch Town Hall following a march from Cathedral Square with banners and placards protesting against Prime Minister Robert Muldoon and unemployment.

Date 1978-02-23
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Lichfield Street clearway zone

View of a clearway parking zone looking east along Lichfield Street towards the intersection with Colombo Street.

Date 1978-02-23
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs

Cliff Young in Hop Yick Cheong

Cliff Young, grandson of George Wong, holding a vase in his grandfather's shop, Hop Yick Cheong at 177 Madras Street.

Date 1978-02-18
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Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs