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Port Hills

A couple standing on top of a rock on the Port Hills. Quail Island/Ōtamahua is in the background.

Date 1919 to 1920
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

William Wraght of Dunsandel

"Father with the first ‘binder’ in Dunsandel. Father is William Wraght and are on “Greensfield” Farm. This machine cut the grain and tied it. The grain was then stacked (grain in, stalks out) as...

Date 1922 to 1923
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Greensfield Farm in Dunsandel

"Great grandfather and Grandfather with the horses at “Greensfield” Farm at Dunsandel." - Contributor's note.

Date 1922 to 1923
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Christchurch Central Fire Brigade Family Christmas Picnic

"Christchurch Central Fire brigade annual family Christmas Picnic. The children would get to go for a ride on the fire engine. Fireman Len Corner is in the front, middle with his daughter Marie Corner...

Date 1953-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Lynda Sadler’s grandmother, Edith and father, George

“Edith and George. My grandmother and father in the square. Edith worked at the spa milk bar opposite Ballantynes, she was there during the fire offering tea and comfort. Today is George's 92 birthday...

Date 1944 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Allen Smith portraits

Portraits of Adelaide based horse trainer, Allen Smith at the South Island bloodstock sale.

Date 1973-08-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips

Fernglen House at Purau Bay

"Purau Bay at the original Fernglen house before it burnt down, Buller, Alan and Frank Jackson with 3 girls brushing hair sitting enjoying the sun on the veranda." - Contributor's note.

Date 1922
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Anne Ogilvie in Brownie Uniform

"A photo of Anne Ogilvie in traditional Brownie uniform at the family home in Centaurus Rd. Working on badges like sewing and first aid were important skills to learn. The Girl Guide biscuits were a...

Date 1972 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

North New Brighton Zoo

"Early photo of the North New Brighton Mini Zoo, Beach Rd. This photo was when it was just The Aquarium" - Contributor's note.

Date unspecified year in 196X
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Brighton mini zoo

"My Dad and my son visiting the North Beach Zoo. Dad took me there as a child, he was very excited to show us the cheeky monkey." - Contributor's note.

Date 1986-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Cheeky Monkey

Boy standing in front of a monkey at the North Beach Zoo.~~~~~~"My son, amused by this cheeky monkey. I’ve heard lots of funny stories about him stealing hats, food etc." - Contributor's note.

Date 1986-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Family time

"Enjoying time with the animals my son and my dad good memories ❤️‍❤️‍" - Contributor's note.

Date 1986-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

C & J Colville Plumbers and Drainlayers

"C & J Colville Plumbers and Drainlayers building and staff at 28-30 Cathedral Square around 1905. In 1919 the building was sold to the transport board and Colvilles moved to Cambridge Terrace, in...

Date 1905 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt