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Highlights from the Samuel Anstey collection

Highlights from the Samuel Anstey collection of glass plate negatives. Anstey was an early Antigua Boat Sheds owner who took many photos creating a remarkable record of the early 1900's.

Weston, Lasy, and company, January 1904

Four men including Mr Lacy and W. Weston (reclining on the ground) in Hagley Park.

Date unspecified day in 1904-01
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Three men standing and one man reclining

Four men including Mr Lacy and W. Weston (reclining on the ground) of Weston Lasy & Company in Hagley Park. The men have matching suits. The three standing all have matching bowler hats while the...

Date unspecified day in 1904-01
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Madeline Gimblett at Heathcote Hall wheelbarrow sale

Maidie Gimblett at Heathcote Hall in fancy dress with wheelbarrow of her own work. Wheelbarrow parade and sale-of-work fundraising for the Methodist Church.

Date unspecified year in 1900 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Madeline Gimblett in fancy dress

Madeline (Maidie) Gimblett standing outdoors in fancy dress carrying a basket.

Date 1903 (year uncertain) to 1913 (year uncertain)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Military pipe band with instruments

Group shot of the pipe band from the ninth intake of compulsory military training, with rope drums and bagpipes. Owen Genet is in the back row, on the right side.

Date 1953
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Genet and Macefield collection

Long service award presentation at police parade

[Frames 27 to 29] Long service awards presentation by Air Commodore E. C. Gartrell, at a police parade held at the RNZAF base in Wigram. A. Wilson pictured in frames 28 and 29. [Frame 30] Police...

Date 1971-06-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Betty Dick reading a presentation

Author Betty Dick standing at a table reading a presentation at a Women’s Division of Federated Farmers event. Betty is standing behind a table, with unidentified women sitting beside.

Date 1971-06-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Four men in uniforms at Queens Birthday parade

Mr Guthrey, Lieut-Commander R. F. Sanderson, Brigadier L. A. Kermode and Air Commodore E. C. Gartrell in uniform presenting at a Queens Birthday parade at the RNZAF base in Wigram. Crowds are visible...

Date 1971-06-04
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Four men with bows, arrows and a target

Four men inspecting their shots on a target printed with a deer image, holding bows and arrows, in Tai Tapu for the Bowhunter’s Society of New Zealand’s annual tournament.

Date 1971-06-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Inspecting a bowhunting target in Tai Tapu

Four men inspecting their shots on a target printed with a deer image, holding bows and arrows, in Tai Tapu for the Bowhunter’s Society of New Zealand’s annual tournament.

Date 1971-06-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Nola Ballin, exclusive hat winner

Views of Nola Ballin, winner of the exclusive hat section of the Cup Week Millinery Stakes at Addington Raceway. [Frame 36] Nola Ballin and G. C. Smith.

Date 1970-11-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

G. C. Smith with winning hat

Views of G. C. Smith, winner of the ready to wear section of the Cup Week Millinery Stakes at Addington Raceway.

Date 1970-11-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Family Group

Unknown subjects. Photo reproduced from a glass negative by Glyn Williams. Date: 1910s Highly commended in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt by Glyn Williams.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Mrs L. M. Woods and Mrs David Todd at Horticulture Show

Canterbury Horticultural Society show hat parade winners. Mrs L. M. Woods (left) in close fitting hat of delicate shades of pink, including carnations, viburnum and ranunculus. Mrs David Todd (right)...

Date 1970-09-30
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mrs L. M. Woods and Mrs David Todd at Horticulture Show

Canterbury Horticultural Society show hat parade winners. Mrs L. M. Woods (left) in close fitting hat of delicate shades of pink, including carnations, viburnum and ranunculus. Mrs David Todd (right)...

Date 1970-09-30
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips