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Three generations of the Edmonds family

Three generations of the Edmonds family at the Thomas Edmonds Restaurant, in the Thomas Edmonds band rotunda on Cambridge Terrace. Pictured (from left) are Ray Edmonds, his granddaughter, Miriam...

Date 1995-05-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1992 - 1995 Christchurch Star photographs

Miss Hopkins, Woolston, 1904. [Cake]

Close-up of an ornate multi-tiered cake created by Miss Hopkins of Woolston. Cake decorations include plants, birds and animals.

Date unspecified month and day in 1904
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Food for Operation Good Samaritan

Barry Gwynne sorting out donations for Operation Good Samaritan the Carlyle Street railway sheds ahead of being shipped to the Pacific Islands for victims of a cyclone.

Date 1990-05-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Suia Tuulua with donations

Suia Tuulua surrounded with donated non perishable goods destined for victims of Cyclone Ofa.

Date 1990-03-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Barbecuing

A chef demonstrating a barbecue in a outdoor kitchen area.

Date 1969-12-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Fendalton BP service station

The interior of Fendalton BP service station at 1 Memorial Avenue with items for sale including slippers, ice cream, lollies and other food stuffs.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Christchurch Star photographs

Hāngi at the Waitangi Day QEII Fun Day

Frames one and two are of Pop Brown from the Chatham Islands Tewhatumanawa Culture Club, preparing a Hāngi at the QEII Fun Day for Waitangi Day. Frame three is of a person preparing potatoes for the...

Date 1981-02-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Setting up a Hāngi at the Waitangi Day QEII Fun Day

Frame one is of a person preparing potatoes for a Hāngi at the QEII Fun Day for Waitangi Day. The remaining two frames are of Pop Brown from the Chatham Islands Tewhatumanawa Culture Club, preparing...

Date 1981-02-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Shona McFarlane with haggis

View of Shona McFarlane with a haggis prepared for Burns Night celebrations.

Date 1970-07-25
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bakers at Stacey and Hawker Ltd

Views of bakers John Sutherland (left) and Linda Priston of Stacey and Hawker Ltd, with knot bread baked for the New Zealand Association of Bakers conference being held in Christchurch.

Date 1981-09-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Want to go out for a bite to eat?

Explore what it was like to dine out in Christchurch through our collection, from Collins Quick Lunch Parlour in the 1940s, Dux de Lux salad bar in the 1980s to contemporary images of Riverside Market...

Tinned vegetables

Tinned vegetables on the shelves at a Northlands SuperValue supermarket with some showcasing the use of barcoding.

Date 1983-09-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Judy Kennedy, deli manager

Judy Kennedy, the delicatessen manageress with the cheese display at Woolworth's Shirley supermarket.

Date 1988-05-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Northlands SuperValue produce section

Brian Keeley, manager for Northlands SuperValue supermarket, with Harvey Smith, supermarket operations manager for GUS in the produce section.

Date 1983-09-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs