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Canterbury provincial fire brigade competition

Members of the Rangiora No.1 team competing at the Canterbury provincial fire brigade competition in Lyttelton. Pictured are, from left, Ray Hart, Peter Dench and Don Hassall.

Date 1973-11-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Pavonia 'Intermedia rosea'

Watercolour painting of Pavonia 'Intermedia rosea'.

Date 1973-11-05
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Gordon Gee botanical illustrations

Māori performance at the opening of QEII Stadium

A group of females participating in a Māori performance at the opening of the QEII Stadium, New Brighton.

Date 1973-11-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Official opening of the QEII Stadium

Former triple Olympic Gold medallist Peter Snell giving a speech at the official opening of the QEII Stadium to a packed audience in the stands. Christchurch Mayor, Mr N.G. Pickering is seated behind...

Date 1973-11-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Māori performance at QEII Park

A man doing a Māori performance on the pitch at QEII Park to mark the opening of the Stadium space.

Date 1973-11-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Opening ceremony at QEII Park

Groups of children on the pitch at QEII Park stadium representing Canterbury sporting organisations during the opening ceremony of the Park. In the background are the main stands full of spectators.

Date 1973-11-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Official opening of the QEII Stadium

Former triple Olympic Gold medallist Peter Snell on stage at the official opening of the QEII Stadium. The audience is visible in the stands behind.

Date 1973-11-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Opening ceremony at QEII Park

Aerial view of QEII Park stadium during the opening ceremony of the park. Groups are shown marching around the track during performances with full spectator stands.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

School of Engineering library, University of Canterbury

Book display in the School of Engineering library at the University of Canterbury of the 50 best books of the 1972 publishing year chosen by the American Institute of Graphic Arts. The display is...

Date 1973-11-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Amateur film-maker Kenneth Clark

Kenneth Clark, amateur film-maker from Papanui, with his camera and plasticine models. The models were used to create his short film "Imaginary Zoo" which won the New Zealand section of the BBC...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Attempt at world record for continuous pool playing

Soldiers, Keri Ruru (left) and Wattie Cooper shaving during a break from an attempt to break the world record for a continuous pool playing. Jim Brockie and John Taitoko continue to play in the...

Date 1973-11-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Ministry of Transport traffic control centre

David Haley operating the control panel of the Ministry of Transport new control system in Manchester Street.

Date 1973-11-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Air New Zealand cabin crew uniform

A new uniform for Air New Zealand female cabin crew being modelled by Miss Pearl Louey and designed by Vinka Lucas of Auckland.

Date 1973-11-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Construction of Ramada Inn restaurant

Contractors, George Thyme, Ivan Basargin and Gerald Woodside, take a break from construction in what will be the restaurant of the Ramada Inn hotel.

Date 1973-11-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Fundraising for Ethiopia

Lisa Hogers, Christopher Hogers, and Sherri Pearce, who have raised money for children in Ethiopia.

Date 1973-11-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips

Les Woodward checking colours

Les Woodward checking the colours of drivers at Addington raceway. [Frame 68] Richard Brosnan.

Date 1973-11-09
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips