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Mrs Hunt and her daughter from Hornby

Views of Linda Hunt leaving for school with her mother, Mrs D. H. Hunt, in the dooway of their home at 92 Brynley Street in Hornby.

Date 1969-11-27
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

St Andrew's College band room opening

Pipe band members playing and hoisting a flag to mark the opening of the new band room at St Andrew's College in Strowan, Christchurch.

Date 1969-11-29
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christmas party at King Church Hall in Burnside

A group of elderly people from across Christchurch gathered at the King Church Hall in Burnside for a Christmas Party. Frames one and two feature Mother Coen of Cottesmore talking with three of the...

Date 1969-11-27
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Polling station for general election

Queues of people inside a polling station waiting to vote in the general election.

Date 1969-11-29
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

National Council of Churches and Roman Catholic Church members

Members of the National Council of Churches and Roman Catholic Church who have formed a joint committee to consider joint matters of the church. Pictured are, from left, Rev Dr M. H. Flanagan, Rev Dr...

Date 1969-11-29
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Racing cyclist, Ross Bush

Views of racing cyclist, Ross Bush, cycling along Highway 1 south of Christchurch during his attempt to break the record for cycling from Christchurch to Dunedin and on to Invercargill.

Date 1969-11-29
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

William Palmer, St John Ambulance driver

Views of Mr William Palmer sitting in a St. John Ambulance which he has been driving for nearly 30 years and is now retiring.

Date 1969-11-29
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Royal Marine Commandos

A group of men from the No. 42 Royal marine Commando group based in Singapore next to a Hercules XV198 freighter plane prior to leaving Christchurch. The group had spent a month climbing in the...

Date 1969-11-28
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Fergie McCormick, Canterbury Sportsman of the Year

Winner of Canterbury Sportsman of the Year, Fergie McCormick an All Blacks full-back. He holds trophies that were presented at the swimming carnival at Wharenui Coronation Pool in Riccarton.

Date 1969-11-28
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Paleontological dig site in North Canterbury

Views of a paleontological dig site in North Canterbury where the bones of a plesiosaurus were found. Dr. Samuel P. Welles, fossil expert of the University of California, is shown on the site and...

Date 1969-11-29
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Paleontological dig site in North Canterbury

Views of a paleontological dig site in North Canterbury where the bones of a plesiosaurus were found. Frames five and six are of Dr. Samuel P. Wells, fossil expert of the University of California, is...

Date 1969-11-29
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Paleontological dig site in North Canterbury

Views of an paleontological dig site in North Canterbury where the bones of a plesiosaurus were found. Frames three to six are of some of the bones and fossils found on the site.

Date 1969-11-29
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Clive Rowe with an electronic integrator

Mr Clive Rowe, technician in electronics at the University of Canterbury, demonstrating his electronic integrator used in astronomy. Rowe received the Murray Geddes award of the Royal Astronomical...

Date 1969-11-29
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Sister Lila Topp

Views of Sister Lila Topp sitting on a sofa prior to her leaving Christchurch to do voluntary nursing missionary work on Gemo Island in Papua New Guinea.

Date 1969-11-27
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Sergeant J. Hunson preparing a Thanksgiving dinner

US Navy First Class Sergeant J. Hunson preparing a Thanksgiving dinner for the men of Operation Deep Freeze at Christchurch International Airport.

Date 1969-11-28
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Father John Coleman

Portraits of Father John Coleman, director of radio and television for the Christchurch Diocese and head of the national Jaycees programme entitled "Leadership in Action".

Date 1969-11-29
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mr and Mrs Newton

Portraits of Mr John K. Newton and Mrs Maude Elizabeth Newton (nee Maude Elizabeth Kingsbury). The couple are featured as they celebrate their diamond wedding anniversary.

Date 1969-11-27
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Reunion of Raunai Scarlet Troubadours

Group shot of a reunion between a group of women who were part of the Raunai Scarlet Troubadours at the end of the First World War. The women would perform dances, songs and sketches to men at Burnham...

Date 1969-11-29
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mrs Joan Terhuppen with Tai Nicke

Portraits of Mrs Joan Terhuppen with her Burmese cat, Tai Nicke, known as Nicky. The cat regularly goes on outings with Mrs Terhuppen to the central city.

Date 1969-11-28
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Sister Lila Topp

Views of Sister Lila Topp sitting on a sofa prior to her leaving Christchurch to do voluntary nursing missionary work on Gemo Island in Papua New Guinea.

Date 1969-11-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Paleontological dig site in North Canterbury

Close-ups of limestone rocks with the bone fragments of a plesiosaurus found on a paleontological dig site in North Canterbury.

Date 1969-11-29
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

St Andrew's College band room opening

Pipe band members playing and hoisting a flag to mark the opening of the new band room at St Andrew's College in Strowan, Christchurch.

Date 1969-11-29
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Film processing

A woman standing in a workroom with film processing equipment.

Date 1969-11-28
Format Negative
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Swimming carnival at Wharenui Coronation Pool in Riccarton

Swimmers preparing for a race at a swimming carnival event at Wharenui Coronation Pool in Riccarton. Frame three is of All Blacks full back, Fergie McCormick signing autographs who was awarded...

Date 1969-11-28
Format Negative
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Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips