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Supermarkets

When the supermarket first opened in Christchurch in 1963 it was a novel concept. Now, they can be found in every suburb throughout the city. Explore a selection of photographs from our collection...

Stan Johnson's grocer shop, Colombo Street

Interior of Stan Johnson's grocer shop, at 787 Colombo Street, an old fashioned style grocery store with goods stored behind a counter. Two employees are stood behind the counter and Stan Johnson...

Date 1976-10-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Preparing for the opening of Piko Whole Foods

Pauline Elsom and John Miller prepare for the opening of Piko wholefood retail store on Kilmore Street.

Date 1979-03-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Hay's Supermarket, Northlands Shopping Centre

Interior of Hay's Supermarket at Northlands Shopping Centre. Fruit and vegetable displays are visible in the foreground with customers and in the background is a large mural marking the entrance to...

Date 1967-10-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Mr Whippy ice cream van

A couple buying ice cream from a Mr Whippy ice cream van on Marine Parade in New Brighton.

Date 2016-08-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Janneth Gil : Edge of the East, 2016

Hāngi at fair

Views of the hāngi at a fair held at Avonside Girls' High School.

Date 1970-10-31
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Hāngi at Avonside fair

Serving food in a hāngi at a fair held at Avonside Girls High School.

Date 1970-10-31
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Hāngi cooked potatoes

Potatoes being served in a hāngi at a fair held at Avonside Girls High School.

Date 1970-10-31
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

South Island shaped cake

Cake shaped like the South Island to mark twenty years of producing particle board at Fletcher Timber. Pictured are, from left, Ron Collings, Peter Evans, Yaurie Skelton and Kevin McLeod.

Date 1979-07-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Hāngi at Wainoni School

A group of children at Wainoni School gathered around a hāngi basket of cabbage with Ronald Amai. Children, back from left, Nathan Cowan, Chris Manawatu, Joseph Kapea and Arthur Shelford. Front, from...

Date 1990-06-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Hāngi at Wainoni School

A family tucking into food from a hāngi at Wainoni School. The Esau family are from left, Kirk Esau, Telesia Esau, Uriah Esau and Tina Esau.

Date 1990-06-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Sausage sizzle outside Spreydon Post Office

Mr Trevor Hawthorn-Smith (left) in his Sergeant Schulz costume with Mr Bill Gibson cooking sausages at a sizzle outside Spreydon Post Office on Selwyn Street. The event was to celebrate that the post...

Date 1989-04-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Canned Watties products

A selection of various canned Watties products including soup, vegetables and fish.

Date 1977-11-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Christchurch Star photographs

Chisnallwood Intermediate School pupils at a hāngi

Teacher Simon Heath and 2nd Form pupil Spencer Fatuleai lifting the covers from a hāngi on the grounds of Chisnallwood Intermediate School during fundraising activities for a new meeting house at the...

Date 1989-05-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

The Sequoia Room restaurant

Interior of the Sequoia Room restaurant, with food set out buffet style, at the DB Redwood Court Motor Hotel on Main North Road, Redwood.

Date 1982-07-13
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

Dux de Lux, Worcester Boulevard

Interior view of the salad bar with customers at Dux de Lux vegetarian restaurant in the Arts Centre on Worcester Boulevard.

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

Margarine sculpture at the Southern Food fare

A lion and a serpent sculpture made from margarine by Hagen Moffitt. The sculpture won third prize in the gross piece section at the Southern Food Fare at Christchurch Town Hall.

Date 1986-06-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

A Special dinner

Fa'aesea Sila, Fa'atalale Feterika, Liuoli Faimalo, Viva Sila and Rev. Kenape Faletoese. Special dinner at Stacey Place with Rev. Kenape Faletoese who was visiting.

Date 1990 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina

Mr Filoitumua Feterika

Mr Filoitumua Feterika sitting down and eating.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina

Cook Island Umu styles in Mathesons Road

Ross Humphries learnt to make a Cook Island Umu from his wife Stephanie's family and loved hosting feasts in the back yard for friends and relatives.

Date 1990 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina