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Boiler destined for Lyttelton

A section of a boiler constructed by Andersons Engineering being transported over Evans Pass Road to Lyttelton.

Date 1981-10-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Quadraplegic electronic device aid

View of Mr David Sintes, inventor of a control unit that provides a level of independence to those who are quadraplegic. The device is operated by the user blowing into tube in different ways to...

Date 1981-10-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Wim Mentink

Portraits of Wim Mentink, a Christchurch based psychic healer.

Date 1981-10-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Miss Trinh Sao and Mrs Rhona Thorpe

Portraits of Miss Trinh Sao (frames one and two) an English teacher at Hagley High School who is teaching a specialist class to help Vietnamese refugees settle into New Zealand. Frame three is of Mrs...

Date 1981-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

St Albans v Riccarton cricket match

Scenes during gameplay of a St Albans v Riccarton cricket match at the Hagley Oval. Frame one is of John Later of St Albans batting. Frame two is of Graham Moore of St Albans batting.

Date 1981-09-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

New South Wales women's rowing team

Scenes of the Australian New South Wales women's coxed four rowing team practicing at Kerrs Reach. Pictured are, from left, Tracey Aldred, Shanne McGinniss, Karen Brancourt, Susan Weston and Jenny...

Date 1981-10-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Learning mini-ball at the Cooper Henderson Motors car yard

A group of children being shown how to play mini-ball, a scaled down version of basketball, by Canterbury coach Murray McKay. The court has been created temporarily for the summer holidays on the...

Date 1981-10-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

New Zealand colts rowing eight team practice

Scenes of the New Zealand colts rowing eight team practicing at Kerrs Reach. Pictured, from front, Richard Palmer (cox), Ross Tong, Kevin Lawton, Bruce Holden, Don Symon, Bruce Tonkin, Simon Aplin...

Date 1981-10-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Graham Combe during cricket practice in Hagley Park

Scenes of batsman from St Albans, Graham Combe, during net practice in Hagley Park with wicket-keeper Frank White in the background.

Date 1981-10-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Boilers at the Addington Railway Workshops

Views of the boiler systems at the Addington Railway Workshops. Frames one and two are of the newly installed boilers which will save on heating bills. Remaining frames are of boiler house attendant...

Date 1981-10-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mazda B2200 truck

Interior and exterior views of a Mazda B2200 truck parked on the Armagh Street bridge at the entrance to Hagley Park.

Date 1981-08-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

National gem and mineral show

Views of items at the national gem and mineral show at Addington raceway. Frames one to four are a close-up of stone carved flowers by Dunedin carver Mrs G. E. Nilson. Frames five and six are of Mr...

Date 1981-10-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Tony Murphy with 10c coin

Tony Murphy using a magnifying mirror to display the two-tailed 10c coin he discovered while sorting change at his barber shop in Aranui.

Date 1981-10-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Vietnamese refugee class at Hagley High School

Views of students in a specialist class at Hagley High School designed to help Vietnamese refugees settle into New Zealand. Pictured in frames two to six include teacher Miss Trinh Sao seated with new...

Date 1981-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

David Grimwood with a drum kit at a musical instrument market sale

David Grimwood with part of a drum kit at a musical instrument market sale to raise money for the Christchurch Garrison Band in the Aldwins Road hall in Linwood.

Date 1981-10-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bob Fluerty with a banjo at a musical instrument market sale

Bob Fluerty, organiser of a musical instrument market sale to raise money for the Christchurch Garrison Band, with a banjo at the sale in the Aldwins Road hall in Linwood.

Date 1981-10-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

David Anthony with racing pigeons

Views of David Anthony, a homing pigeon racer with his pigeons in the loft of his home on Breezes Road, Christchurch.

Date 1981-09-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

United States Army building a bridge at Wainui YMCA Camp

Members of the U.S. Army 65th Engineering Battalion from Hawaii building a bridge at the YMCA Camp in Akaroa, with children from Wainui Primary School as part of an event organised by the New Zealand...

Date 1981-09-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

United States Army with children at Wainui YMCA Camp

Members of the U.S. Army 65th Engineering Battalion from Hawaii participating in activities at Wainui YMCA Camp in Akaroa, with children from Wainui Primary School as part of an event organised by the...

Date 1981-09-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

United States Army at Wainui YMCA Camp

Members of the U.S. Army 65th Engineering Battalion from Hawaii participating in activities at the Wainui YMCA Camp in Akaroa, with children from Wainui Primary School as part of an event organised by...

Date 1981-09-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

United States Army assault boat Wainui Beach

Members of the U.S. Army 65th Engineering Battalion from Hawaii arriving by assault boat on Wainui Beach in Akaroa, with children from Wainui Primary School as part of an event organised by the New...

Date 1981-09-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Rolls Royce car in Cathedral Square

An unidentified man sitting inside a Rolls Royce car in Cathedral Square. The car is one of a fleet that will transport the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh during their New Zealand tour.

Date 1981-10-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips