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Youth camp

Frame one is of a group of youth sat on grass outside during a camp. Frames two and three are of two youths playing the guitar in a bunk room at the camp. Remaining frames are portraits of some of the...

Date 1969-12-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

1828 Broadwood piano

Antiques dealer, Tom Stein, with a Broadwood piano from 1828 in his antique shop in Sydenham. The piano was discovered in an antique shop in Little River.

Date 1994-02-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1992 - 1995 Christchurch Star photographs

Polynesian Performing Arts Centre

Performer Joe Tamaira (left) with band members (from left) Jon Wallace, Keri Marriner, Steven Days and Bonnie Kaukau at the Polynesian Performing Arts Centre. The centre is part of the Polynesian...

Date 1987-10-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Christchurch Star photographs

Domestic interior

Domestic interior showing piano. The interior includes song sheet, dresser, fireplace (obscured), pictures and ceiling lighting.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Domestic interior

Domestic interior showing piano. The interior includes song sheet, dresser, fireplace (obscured), pictures and ceiling lighting.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Starlets Christmas Party

A large crowd of children waving during the "Christchurch Star" annual starlets Christmas party in Abberley Park. Frame four shows a performer on stage during the party.

Date 1969-12-13
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Three women under the trees in a garden

Three women under the trees in a garden. One lies on a hammock, the second is seated in a wicker chair and the third is seated on the ground, holding a banjo. Books and a sewing bag are strewn on the...

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Starlets Christmas Party

Scenes of crowds of children and families attending the "Christchurch Star" annual starlets Christmas party in Abberley Park. Frame two shows performers on stage during the party.

Date 1969-12-13
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Interior of a room

Interior of a room with many pictures and decorations. A man is seated next to a piano.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Dr Chas. Harriss's British Empire Musical Festival Orchestra

Newspaper caption: This photograph is published at the request of the Choir, who had it taken in order that they might present Herr Wieleart with an autographed copy in memory of the very pleasant...

Date 1911
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The Christchurch Banjo, Mandoline and Guitar Orchestra, 1907.

Pictured (Left to Right) are: Back Row - Mr W.B. Robinson, Mr J. Watkin (Secretary), Mr Roach, Mr Hough, Mr A.W. Winston, Mrs D. Harrison, Mr A. Sey, Mr J. Prinsep. Second Row - Mr W. Woods, Mr B...

Date 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Presentation of instrument for workshop Brass Band

Band Sergeant Bob Baker, of the Adding Workshops Brass Band, accepts a B-flat bass instrument from workshop manager, Ivan Sellers.

Date 1970-10-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

B-flat bass instrument for Addington Workshops Brass Band

Ivan Sellers, workshop manager, tries one of the B-flat bass instruments presented to Band Sergeant, Bob Baker, of the Addington Workshops Brass Band.

Date 1970-10-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Conducting the 1st Canterbury Regimental Band

Defyd Williams, front right, musical director conducting the 1st Canterbury Regimental Band at the King Edward Barracks.

Date unspecified year in 1950
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

1st Canterbury Regimental Band at Tekapo

The 1st Canterbury Regimental Band at Tekapo. In the front centre is Defyd Williams, the musical director.

Date unspecified year in 1950
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Defyd Williams

Defyd Williams, the musical director of the Canterbury Regimental Band.

Date 1980 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Miss M. C. Barker, a promising young Christchurch musician

Newspaper caption: Young Christchurch musician, Miss Barker, frequently played with the Exhibition orchestra, as a harpist.

Date 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times