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Fixing the Japanese flag

A firefighter straightening out the Japanese flag outside the Town Hall which became entangled before a royal visit.

Date 1973-05-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Mr T. O. Morgan welcoming Colonel Rhodes

Newspaper caption: Heartily Welcomed: Colonel the Hon. R. Heaton Rhodes at Tai Tapu. Proof of the popularity in the Ellesmere electorate of Colonel the Hon. R. Heaton Rhodes, M.P., and appreciation of...

Date 1919-09-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Hoisting the New Zealand ensign at Weedon's School

Newspaper caption: (1) Weedon's School. (2) Mr Peryman (Member of the Board of Education) giving an address. (3) The Waimakariri Mounted Rifles under Captain Parkinson saluting during the singing of...

Date 1901-10-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Saluting the flag

Newspaper caption: Hoisting the New Zealand ensign at Weedon's School on Saturday October 5th.

Date 1901-10-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The public school

Newspaper caption: Tai Tapu, one of Canterbury's prosperous country townships

Date 1908
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Canterbury Automobile Association's Annual Orphan's Day

Newspaper caption: Some snapshots in Cathedral Square at the start. In addition to the outing, each child is presented with a book, a bag of lollies and a flag. In the centre is the Committee: Messrs...

Date 1919-02-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

St Andrew's College band room opening

Pipe band members playing and hoisting a flag to mark the opening of the new band room at St Andrew's College in Strowan, Christchurch.

Date 1969-11-29
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

St Andrew's College band room opening

Pipe band members marching, playing and hoisting a flag to mark the opening of the new band room at St Andrew's College in Strowan, Christchurch. Frame three is of the new band room with a staff...

Date 1969-11-29
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Anniversary of the Battle of Coral Sea

United States Chief of Naval Operations Admiral David L. McDonald lays a wreath at the Citizens' War Memorial on the anniversary of the Battle of Coral Sea.

Date 1967-05-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Anzac Day dawn service in Cathedral Square

Leader of the sea cadet guard, Tonya Robins, standing in rest-on-arms reverse position at the Citizens War Memorial in Cathedral Square during the Anzac Day dawn service next to ChristChurch Cathedral...

Date 1986-04-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

St Andrew's College band room opening

Pipe band members playing and hoisting a flag to mark the opening of the new band room at St Andrew's College in Strowan, Christchurch.

Date 1969-11-29
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lyttelton Timeball Station

View of the Lyttelton Timeball Station mid-drop with flags in the foreground to mark the anniversary of the arrival of the First Four Ships at Lyttelton.

Date 1969-12-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lyttelton Timeball Station

Close-ups of the Timeball at Lyttelton during its drop to mark the anniversary of the arrival of the First Four Ships at Lyttelton. Frame five is of the view across Lyttelton from the Timeball Station...

Date 1969-12-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

International Night celebrations

Members of the Christchurch Federated Business and Professional Women's Club lighting candles representing each member country to celebrate International Night. Pictured are, from left, committee...

Date 1970-02-25
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Flags flying from poles advertising High Street Market

Flags announcing the opening of the city’s new market place, Petticoat Lane, in the White Hart Arcade, High Street. View from upstairs window looking down into High Street.

Date 1970-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christmas tree in ChristChurch Cathedral

A group of people rescuing the Christmas tree in ChristChurch Cathedral after it toppled over whilst it was being installed.

Date 1983-12-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Official opening of the Canterbury Savings Bank building

Robert Muldoon unveiling the plaque in the new Canterbury Savings Bank building. Stood next to him is the bank's general manager, Mr F. Dickson.

Date 1983-12-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs