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New Brighton Community Gardens, Shaw Avenue

View of plants growing in the New Brighton Community Gardens at 136 Shaw Avenue, New Brighton. A woman and several others are working in the garden and viewing the plants.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Janneth Gil : Edge of the East, 2016

Edmonds factory gardeners

Ray Leech (kneeling) and Norm Griggs, gardeners of the Edmonds factory gardens on Ferry Road.

Date 1982-09-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

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

Mr R. Leech in the T.J. Edmonds garden

Gardener, Mr R. Leech, in the garden next to the T. J. Edmonds factory garden on Ferry Road in Phillipstown. The garden won first place in the factories' section of the Christchurch Beautifying...

Date 1981-02-02
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

Installation of playground safety matting

David Jon-Wheeler (apprentice) and Dean Pendrich (gardener) putting down safety matting under the swings at the playground in the Botanic Gardens.

Date 1990-10-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Sons of the soil

Newspaper caption: The headmaster at Waddington School, Mr T. Pole, has for many years, been providing excellent rural education for his pupils, training them for a future in farming.

Date 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Amongst the flowers

Newspaper caption: The headmaster at Waddington School, Mr T. Pole, has for many years, been providing excellent rural education for his pupils, training them for a future in farming. In the summer...

Date 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

The vegetable garden and grass plot

Newspaper caption: The headmaster at Waddington School, Mr T. Pole, has for many years, been providing excellent rural education for his pupils, training them for a future in farming. A half day in...

Date 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Aranui Cooperative Trust vegetable plot

Raewyn Kirner and Lisa Gemmel, cultivating vegetables at a Christchurch City Council plot on Pages Road with Rodney Routledge, Peter Vink and Mike McNabb of the Aranui Cooperative Trust.

Date 1983-05-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Unemployed youth in a cabbage patch

Unemployed youth working the vegetable plot on the property of funeral director Fred A. Trotter (297 Ferry Road) as part of an employment scheme.

Date 1983-05-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Christchurch Hospital, riverside

Exterior of Christchurch Hospital, riverside frontage. A vegetable garden and gardener in the foreground.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection