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Jack McLean visiting Christchurch

Jack McLean, aged 97, arriving in Christchurch on an Air New Zealand flight from Dunedin to visit relatives in Christchurch. His wheelchair is being pushed by cabin attendant Ann Proctor.

Date 1981-02-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

South Island Rowing championship regatta

Groups of rowing teams on the Avon River during the South Island Rowing championship regatta at Kerrs Reach. Frames one and two are of Alexandra rowers Allan Ruffell (left) and Neil Sanders during the...

Date 1981-02-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

The Little River Band perfoming at QEII Park

Views of the drummer of the support act to country singer Willie Nelson, The Little River Band, performing at QEII Park. Frames one and six are views of the audience during the concert.

Date 1981-02-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Spirit of Adventure sailboat crew

Members of the all-girl crew of the Spirit of Adventure sail boat on the deck of the boat at Lyttelton. Frames one and two are of Tania Harris (left) of Christchurch Girls High School, and Rosemary...

Date 1981-02-13
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Land Rover vehicle

Exterior of a diesel Land Rover parked on rugged terrain.

Date 1981-01-31
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Grand masters tennis tournament at Wilding Park

Harry Stefanki of the USA competing in a semi-final match at the grand masters tennis tournament at Wilding Park.

Date 1981-02-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Dick Taylor, adventurer

Dick Taylor, an adventurer, promoting the launch of his new adventure sports club in Christchurch.

Date 1981-02-09
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christchurch Beautifying Society award winning gardens

Views of award winning gardens in the Christchurch Beautifying Society awards. Frames one and two are of Mr R. Penwell in a residential garden which won first prize in the flat section of the awards...

Date 1981-02-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Canterbury Regional Flying Disc (frisbee) Championship

Scenes of Mr T. Brattan, promotor of the Canterbury Regional Flying Disc (frisbee) Championship, practicing his frisbee skills ahead of the championships in North Hagley Park.

Date 1981-02-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Barn house in West Melton of the Fietje family

Mrs Julie Fietje and her daughter Belinda inside their wooden barn house in West Melton which is involved in a building permit dispute with Paparua County Council.

Date 1981-02-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Clearing asparagus from Linwood Cemetery

A group of workmen clearing wild asparagus plants which were covering graves at Linwood Cemetery.

Date 1981-02-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Cast iron fire surrounds

Views of Mr Geoff Moyna with two cast iron fire surrounds in front of a garage.

Date 1981-02-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Ways to view a solar eclipse

Scenes of pupils from Beckenham School projecting the image of a solar eclipse through a telescope. Frame one also includes their teacher Mr J. E. Coxon.

Date 1981-02-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Demolition of buildings on the corner of Cashel and High Streets

Scenes during the demolition of buildings on the corner of Cashel Street and High Street. Frames one and two are of shop frontages including a shoe repair shop and Broadlands building ahead of and...

Date 1981-02-04
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Clive Wrightson, Napier earthquake survivor

Frames one and two are copies of an image of Roachs Ltd department store in Hastings following earthquake destruction. The remaining frames are portraits of Clive Wrightson, a survivor of the Napier...

Date 1981-02-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Watching demolition of buildings on the corner of Cashel and High Streets

Scenes during the demolition of buildings on the corner of Cashel Street and High Street. Frames one and two of rubble at the back of the demolished buildings. Remaining frames are of people watching...

Date 1981-02-04
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Horse Dell's Honour at the national standardbred yearling sales

Mr Jack Honan and Miss Sharyn Lamond with horse Dell's Honour purchased at the National standardbred yearling sales at Addington.

Date 1981-02-13
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mr and Mrs Wilson's Christchurch Beautifying Society award winning garden

Views of the garden of Mr and Mrs J. Wilson in Fendalton. The garden won the streets served by public transport section of the Christchurch Beautifying Society's garden competition.

Date 1981-02-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

The Little River Band and Willie Nelson concert, QEII Park

Views during the country singer Willie Nelson concert at QEII Park. Frames one and two are of bassist to The Little River Band, Wayne Nelson, who had his own solo spot at the concert. Remaining frames...

Date 1981-02-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Social Credit Party of Canada members

Portraits of members of the Social Credit Party of British Colombia in Canada, Mr H.E. Harris (left) and Mr W.S. Ritchie during a visit to Christchurch.

Date 1981-02-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips