E. B. E. Taylor (right), F. A. Hardy and T. Jack (rear) inspect a parade of firefighter recruits during their passing out parade at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.
A firefighter demonstrating the new protective clothing at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.
A firefighter uses an internal wiper to clear the mist inside his new protective mask at the Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.
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.
Firefighters working to extinguish a deliberately set fire at the old grandstand at Queen Elizabeth II Park as part of a training exercise. The grandstand is being removed ahead of the Commonwealth...
Watercolour painting of Fittonia verschaffeltii (Hort. ex Lem.) Coemans var. pearcei (Veitch) Regel.
Watercolour painting of Peperomia griseo – argentea Yuncker.
Watercolour painting of Peperomia griseo-argentea Yuncker. 'Blackie'.
Watercolour painting of Peperomia resedaeflora Linden.
Watercolour painting of Pittosporum ralphii kirk 'Variegatum'.
Watercolour painting of Ruspolia seticalyx (C.B. Clarke) Milne-Redhead.
Views of the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research or DSIR.
Views of the director of the industrial development division of the DSIR, Mr T. H. Scott and research engineer Commander Hugh Lynch looking at plans for a new project- a helmet for agricultural pilots...
Portraits of Mrs Carolina Euwe, wife of Dr Max Euwe who is a former chess champion and current President of the World Chess Federation.
Portraits of Mrs Adrianna Muhring, wife of William Muhring, who is a former chess master.
Views of the Electronic Data Systems’ computer terminal.
Views of a centipede that was found in a banana case at the Annandale Dairy.
Portraits of Mrs Jessie Turner, who has been a choir steward for the Christchurch Harmonic Society for 25 years.
Views of the boxers’ weigh in ceremony for the Four-Fight Bill held at Canterbury Court.
Portraits of Mrs E. McKenzie, winner of the Tiptop Cool cook-in.
Views of Sir Roy Jack, Minister of Justice, looking at the Supreme Court model.
Views of Sharon Pettitt hands the Mayor $55 for the Commonwealth Games fund with her friends, Christine Dawson, Sharon Gordon, and Dorothy Gordon.
Views of Bill and Joyce Anderson from the Ponderosa Ranch in Nevada.
Views of B.A Anderson, the Chief Traffic Officer for the Canterbury Automobile Association holding new direction signs.