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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

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...

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

Christmas Dinner, 1962

Four generations at a humble Christmas dinner.  Grandma Todd, Peter, Mother Venis Olin, Sam, daughter Merle and son, Tony.  There is a bottle of wine at the top of the table otherwise there is six...

Date
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2008 Photo Hunt

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 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

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.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina

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

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

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.

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

Banana preparation

Miranda and hubby learning to fo’i fa’i (peel green bananas).

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina