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Temporary Bishopdale Library

Interior of the temporary library at 17 Bishopdale Court, Bishopdale Village Mall, that was used after the old library was closed in 2011.

Date 2017-07-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Elise Williams : Bishopdale, 2017

Opawa Library. Alternative design

Architectural drawing of an alternative design for the Opawa Public Library in the Modern Spanish style, drawn by city architect Victor Hean in 1936. Bottom right corner signed by city engineer A. R...

Date 1936-01-10
Format Architectural drawing
Resource Type Image
Collection Plans for Opawa Library, 1935-1936 and for additions, 1944

Additions to Opawa Library

Plans for additions to the Opawa Public Library in Opawa Road, traced in 1944. Pictured are the south east elevation, plan, section A.A, detail of beam and adjacent bands, detail of canopy, and...

Date 1944-06-07
Format Architectural drawing
Resource Type Image
Collection Plans for Opawa Library, 1935-1936 and for additions, 1944

Opawa Public Library. Plan and elevations

Plans for Opawa Public Library in Opawa Road, drawn by city architect Victor Hean in 1935. Pictured are the convenience, door detail, dido detail, main roof section, shelving detail, librarians desk...

Date 1935-03
Format Architectural drawing
Resource Type Image
Collection Plans for Opawa Library, 1935-1936 and for additions, 1944

Construction workers at Bishopdale Village Mall

Workers relax on their break in the centre of the Bishopdale Village Mall. In the background is the temporary Bishopdale Library.

Date 2017-05-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Elise Williams : Bishopdale, 2017

Librarian reading to students

A librarian in the Children’s Library at Canterbury Public Library reading to students from St Michael’ School.

Date 1974-03-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

Fairy tales display at Canterbury Public Library

Lisa Street, Judyann Latimer, Anthony Terrell, Marie Trainor, and Aleeta Fielding of St Michael’s School standing at a fairy tales display in the Children’s Library at Canterbury Public Library.

Date 1974-03-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

Interior of central library in James Hight

View of level 2 from level 3 of the central library in the James Hight building at the University of Canterbury.

Date 1974-03-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

Library stairs in James Hight building

The stairs leading into the central library in the James Hight building at the University of Canterbury.

Date 1974-03-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lon Huey Seng in James Hight Library

Lon Huey Seng reading a book in the James Hight Library at University of Canterbury.

Date 1974-03-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

The new annex for Canterbury Public Library

The new annex ready and waiting to be installed at Canterbury Public Library prior to removal from its Belfast site.

Date 1975-11-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Christchurch Star photographs