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Supermarkets

When the supermarket first opened in Christchurch in 1963 it was a novel concept. Now, they can be found in every suburb throughout the city. Explore a selection of photographs from our collection...

Making won tons for a Chinese food fair

Melinda Ding helping to make won tons for a Chinese food fair at the Chinese Cultural Centre in St Asaph Street.

Date 1986-07-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Ingredients for Fijian independence feast

A. Lateef, president of the Fijian Students Society at the University of Canterbury, with the ingredients for a feast to celebrate the independence of Fiji.

Date 1970-10-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mess orderlies

Newspaper caption: Under Canvas. Aspects of military training at Burnham Camp, where South Island Units are undergoing courses of instruction. The annual camp and refresher course for Officers and N.C...

Date 1927
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Christmas dinner

Four generations at Christmas dinner, including Grandma Todd, Peter, Mother Venis Olin, Sam, daughter Merle and son, Tony.  There is a bottle of wine at the top of the table and six bottles of D.B...

Date 1962-12-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2008 Photo Hunt

Dog jealous about food at Guy Fawkes

A dog looks on jealously as those around him enjoy the street food on offer at New Brighton Mall, among the many who came to attend the fireworks display at New Brighton Pier later that evening on Guy...

Date 2018-11-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Mrs J. Brown's first prize exhibit of fancy butter

Newspaper caption: Courtenay A. & P. Association's annual Show, held at Kirwee, November 19, 1903.

Date 1903-11-19
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Watties frozen vegetables

A selection of Watties frozen vegetables and a microwave cookery book.

Date 1988-06-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Hāngi at Wainoni School

A family tucking into food from a hāngi at Wainoni School. The Esau family are from left, Kirk Esau, Telesia Esau, Uriah Esau and Tina Esau.

Date 1990-06-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Tray of food in Re:Start Mall

A woman holding food in a tray passes a stall as she walks eastward on Cashel Street in Re:Start Mall. Behind her, to the west, are the BNZ portabank in a container and the building at 100 Cashel...

Date 2015-11-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection People and streets, 2015

Canned Watties products

A selection of various canned Watties products including soup, vegetables and fish.

Date 1977-11-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Christchurch Star photographs

Wayne Smith

Portraits of Wayne Smith, an oyster opener for Avon Fisheries, eating an oyster.

Date 1981-03-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Samoan Congregational Christian Church Hall banquet

Taken from above, a view down to the Samoan Congregational Christian Church Hall in Woolston during a traditional banquet to mark the opening of the hall.

Date 1982-06-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs