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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.

Roller skating show Roll-O-Capers

Group of female roller skaters from the show "Roll-O-Capers" skating in costume at Canterbury Court. From left, Fergie Jamieson, Angela Butters, Sharon Houghton, Noeline Campbell, Sue Duder, Gay...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Three friends at Addington races

Left - right: Mary Morse (my aunty, mum's youngest sister) an unknown friend Sydney??, Mary's best friend all at Addington races. Maybe cup day as they are all in their best clothes. Late 1930s...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Ascot Millinery girls 1951

"Ascot Millinery girls in 1951. From left - Margaret Scott who worked in the office. Joyce Meal, Lois Parkinson and her sister, Val. Muriel Watts, Leila Helman, Miss Farr and Mrs Woolf (owner)." -...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Beckenham school students and head teacher

Head teacher of Beckenham School, Nick Major with students, all wearing handmade hats. Students are, from left, Alice van der Heyden, Ben Anderson, Thomas McCarthy, Hayley Nicholson and Laura Fisher.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Star photographs

Cobham Intermediate students, floral hat competition

A group of students from Cobham Intermediate School wearing colourful floral hats as part of a floral hat competition. In the centre is Karina Perry who came 2nd in the competition with her hat that...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1996 - 2005 Star photographs

My father and friends, at the Sign of the Kiwi

My father standing between two friends, outside the Sign of the Kiwi which opened in 1917. They are wearing their suits, white shirts and ties and carrying their ropes.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Three Hahn sisters outside Christchurch Cathedral.

Grandmother and two aunts. On back of photo: Left unnamed sister; centre: Dora Macaulay, nee Hahn, right:Bena Wilson, nee Hahn.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Hat, Felt, Peaked Crown

This style of hat was made in Great Britain during World War I. English-made felt hats with vent holes and a fabric edged brim were used during World War I by all ranks. The attachments for the left...

Date 1910 to 1920
Format Physical object
Resource Type
Collection O'Sullivan collection: Personal items

Hat, Felt, Peaked Crown

This style of hat was made in Great Britain during World War I. English-made felt hats with vent holes and a fabric edged brim were used during World War I by all ranks. The attachments for the left...

Date 1910 to 1920
Format Physical object
Resource Type
Collection O'Sullivan collection: Personal items

Hat, Felt, Peaked Crown

This style of hat was made in Great Britain during World War I. English-made felt hats with vent holes and a fabric edged brim were used during World War I by all ranks. The attachments for the left...

Date 1910 to 1920
Format Physical object
Resource Type
Collection O'Sullivan collection: Personal items

Work crew, W.W. Keighley and Co., Timber Merchants

My grandfather and great-grandfather worked for W. W. Keighley and Co. Timber Merchants which was located at 48 Fitzgerald Ave. Pictured is the work crew 1948.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Mt Pleasant School students with floral hats

Students from Mt Pleasant School with floral hats for a hat competition in Cathedral Square, for the Festival of Flowers. Students, from left, Hamish Wheeler, John Thrup, Angela Harris and Carolyne...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs

Fuller's, July 1903

Four men and three women of Fullers' Theatre Company in two rowboats on the Avon River in Hagley Park. Three of the men have exchanged hats with the three women.

Date unspecified day in 1903-07
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

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

Group of eighteen men and women outdoors

Group of eighteen men and women outdoors in Hagley Park. One man lies in front of the others.

Date 1900 to 1907
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

Rose and Tom Gibson at their son's wedding

Rose and Tom Gibson at their son's wedding, Linton Gibson who married Nellie Marsden on this day, 24 July 1935 at Methodist Church, Durham Street, Christchurch.

Date 1935-07-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt