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Snow on the port hills

View of the central city, looking south towards the Government Life building in Cathedral Square and beyond to snow on the Port Hills.

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Collection 1976 Star photographs

The Midland Club on Oxford Terrace

Exterior of The Midland Club on Oxford Terrace next to Noah's Hotel. In the background in the Government Life building.

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Collection 1988 Star photographs

Government Life building master clock unit

Electricians Murray Sanders (left) and Gregory Watts installing a new bank of relays on the master clock unit at the Government Life building in preparation for a changeover to the Celsius temperature...

Format Photographs
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Collection 1971 Star photographs

Opening of the Government Life Building

Government Life Insurance Office minister, John Rae, pressing a button inside the Government Life Building that officially starts the time and temperature clock on the top of the building.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Government Life building clock

View of the digital clock on top of the Government Life building in Cathedral Square, taken from the roof of the Christchurch Star building on Kilmore Street.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Concept drawing of Government Life building

Government Life building concept drawing overlayed onto a photograph of the site in Cathedral Square.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs

Mushroom cloud formation

Mushroom cloud formation over the Port Hills. In the foreground is the Government Life building.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1985 Star photographs

Central city and Port Hills with snow

View of the central city looking south towards the MFL and Government Life buildings and over to snow on the Sugarloaf and the Port Hills. The temperature gauge on the Government Life building reads 0...

Format Photographs
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Collection 1988 Star photographs

Construction of the Government Life Building

View from the east side of Cathedral Square looking towards the construction site of the Government Life Building, also in Cathedral Square.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1960 - 1964 Star photographs