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Inspection of proposed Commonwealth Games sites in Christchurch

A group of men inspecting potential Commonwealth Games venues around Christchurch including the Town Hall construction site from the top of the Christchurch Star building. Pictured are, Kenneth...

Date 1969-12-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Inspection of proposed Commonwealth Games sites in Christchurch

A group of men standing on the construction site for Christchurch Town Hall during an inspection of potential Commonwealth Games venues around Christchurch. Pictured are, Mr K. S. Duncan secretary of...

Date 1969-12-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Denise Bigham with colouring competition entries

Three year old Denise Bigham with entries into "The Star" School Playtime colouring competition at "The Star" offices on Kilmore Street.

Date 1970-02-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Denise Bigham with colouring competition entries

Three year old Denise Bigham with entries into "The Star" School Playtime colouring competition at "The Star" offices on Kilmore Street.

Date 1970-02-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Waitaki NZ Refrigerating sculpture

I. B. (Barry) Brickell with the sculpture commissioned by Waitaki NZ Refrigerating, Kilmore Street. The sculpture is in the main foyer of the building.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Redevelopment of former Normal School buildings

Workers on the roof of the octagonal section of the former Normal School during redevelopment into Cranmer Courts apartments on the corner of Kilmore and Montreal streets.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Normal School restoration model

View of Mayor, Hamish Hay, and CJ Berryman examining a model of the proposed restoration of the former Normal School into an apartment complex on the corner of Kilmore and Montreal streets.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Anti-Muldoon protest

Protesters on Kilmore Street near the Christchurch Town Hall following a march from Cathedral Square with banners and placards protesting against Prime Minister Robert Muldoon.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Internal wiper for protective mask

A firefighter uses an internal wiper to clear the mist inside his new protective mask at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1972-03-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Star photographs

Rubber ammonia suit for firefighting

A firefighter wearing a rubber ammonia suit with a spark proof torch attached to the hip at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1972-03-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Star photographs

Old and new fire ladders

A view of the old (right) and new fire ladders of the Christchurch Fire Service in the yard at the Central Fire Station on Kilmore Street. The photographer, John McComb, had arranged for several...

Date 1979-02-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Fire ladders on display

The old fire ladder (foreground) and the new turntable ladder for the Christchurch Fire Service in the yard at the Central Fire Station on Kilmore Street.

Date 1979-02-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

George Thompson

George Thompson, the last serving Christchurch Fire Bridge firefighter to attend the Ballantynes Fire in 1947.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Star photographs

Old and new firefighter uniforms

George Thompson (left) wearing the former firefighter's uniform, while Jim Philips wears the new uniform outside the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Inspection of new firefighters

Lloyd Johns, Fire Service Commission director of training, inspects new firefighters as part of the passing out parade at Christchurch Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Firefighter parade inspection

Mayor Hamish Hay (right) with Mr Stevens, B.F. Hyland (left, rear) and Commissioner F. Hardy firefighters as part of a ceremony to mark the change from the Christchurch Fire Board to the Fire Services...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Star photographs