Group of ladies participating in a Thursday afternoon pottery class at Risingholme Community Centre.
A motorcyclist and member of the Helldrivers, Dennis Rees, performing a stunt being blasted by gelignite on Waimairi Beach to advertise a larger show at Addington grounds.
Group of people participating in a Wednesday Wood Sculpture class at Risingholme Community Centre, Opawa.
Fire at the School of Fine Arts, University of Canterbury, Ilam.
Firefighters inspecting the burnt remains of the School of Fine Arts, University of Canterbury, Ilam following a fire which swept through the building.
Edward Campbell and director of training Lloyd Johns (right) with the camera equipment which will be used by the Christchurch Fire Brigade to capture firefighters in action to be used as part of...
View across newly built hockey grounds at Porrit park on Avonside Drive, Wainoni, with the Port Hills in the background.
Operation Deep Freeze servicemen and their New Zealand wives. Pictured are, from left, Julie and Dennis Stephens, Linda and Ray Lish, Marie and Tim O'Connor, Sandra and Edward Weidner, Irene and...
Lawrence Free, a market gardener, with flood damaged onions in his Marshland field.
A car stuck in a sinkhole outside Student Union Building, Ilam Road.
Cars parked on Ilam Road outside the Student Union building at the University of Canterbury.
Exterior of the Theatre Royal at 145 Gloucester Street with a sign for a performance of Gaslight.
Children queuing outside the Barclay Cinema on Papanui Road, on the corner with Horner Street in Papanui, for the Saturday matinee performance.
Preparation of logs for veneering at Fletchers Mandeville Street factory.
Butcher Trevor Childs with display at a Colombo Street butchery.
A plaque commemorating two motor cycle world records on the Tram Road near Swannanoa. The Vincent Owners Club financed the plaque to commemorate the records set on July 2, 1955, by Russell Wright...
Firefighters hosing the top of a bitumen tank which exploded at Bituminous Roofing Products Limited, Coleridge Street in Sydenham.