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Official opening of the Fairhaven Residential Club

Sir David Beattie with Wesley Lodge residents Mrs Pearl Harrington (centre) and Miss Mabel Muschamp at the the official opening of the Methodist Central Mission Fairhaven Residential Club at 91...

Date 1982-03-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

Minister of Transport inspecting firefighters

J. K. McAlpine (right), the Minister of Transport with Chief Fire Officer Mr L. R. Osmond inspecting firefighters at the opening of the new Central Fire Station at 200 Kilmore Street.

Date 1962-08-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs

Ashley Sawmilling Company at Southbrook

Scenes during an address by the Director- General of Forests, Mr A. L. Poole, during the opening ceremony of the Ashley Sawmilling Company's sawmill at Southbrook in North Canterbury.

Date 1970-02-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

The Minister declaring the outlet open

Newspaper caption: Lake Ellesmere: opening the new outlet. The new outlook to Lake Ellesmere was formally opened on May 5 by the Hon T. Y. Duncan, Minister of Agriculture. The purpose of the outlet...

Date 1904-05-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

People interested in the work

Newspaper caption: Lake Ellesmere: opening the new outlet. The new outlook to Lake Ellesmere was formally opened on May 5 by the Hon T. Y. Duncan, Minister of Agriculture. The purpose of the outlet...

Date 1904-05-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Through the outlet

Newspaper caption: Lake Ellesmere: opening the new outlet. The Hon T. Y. Duncan , Mr W. T. Massey, and others go through the tunnel.

Date 1904-05-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Official opening of the Canterbury Savings Bank building

Robert Muldoon unveiling the plaque in the new Canterbury Savings Bank building. Stood next to him is the bank's general manager, Mr F. Dickson.

Date 1983-12-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Visitors marvel at the Douglas Lilburn Auditorium in the newly-restored Town Hall

Visitors marvel at the Douglas Lilburn Auditorium inside the newly-restored Christchurch Town Hall during its official public opening since the earthquake.

Date 2019-02-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

The opening of the permanent outlet to Lake Ellesmere

Newspaper caption: The formal opening of the permanent outlet to Lake Ellesmere by the Hon. T. Y. Duncan, Minister of Lands, was attended by about 70 officials and invited guests.

Date 1904
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Gymnastics display at Hagley High School

A group of girls performing a gymnastics display for the official party and guests at the opening of the new gymnasium at Hagley High School.

Date 1967-07-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Cabin crew staff at the Singapore Airlines office opening

Scenes during the opening ceremony of the new Singapore Airlines ticket office on the ground floor of the AMP building in Cathedral Square. Featured is a mural titled 'Singapore 81' which is being...

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

Singapore Airlines office opening

Scenes during the opening ceremony of the new Singapore Airlines ticket office on the ground floor of the AMP building in Cathedral Square. Featured is a mural titled 'Singapore 81' which is being...

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

Halswell swimming pool’s official opening

Views of the opening of the Halswell swimming pool. [Frames 30a, 31a, 32a and 33a] Children sitting by the edge of the pool. [Frame 34a] Seated crowd of adults at the Halswell swimming pool. [Frame...

Date 1971-12-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Keith Webb at Parklands Post Bank

Keith Webb, a customer at the new Parklands Post Bank in Parklands Shopping Mall with a knife and scissors. He was invited to cut both the ribbon and the cake at the Bank's opening.

Date 1989-10-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Officials at Stewart Fountain opening ceremony

Officials, including the Vicar of St Michael’s the Reverend P. B. Baker and the donor R. H. Stewart, at the Stewart Fountain opening ceremony on the corner of Colombo Street and Hereford Street.

Date 1971-02-25
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Dentist Dennis Foley at the Skellerup Health Centre

Dentist Dennis Foley demonstrating the new dental clinic with joint managing director, Mr P. J. Skellerup, during the official opening of the industrial health centre at Skellerup Industries Ltd in...

Date 1981-02-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mr Skellerup opening the Skellerup Health Centre

Mr Skellerup (left) and the Minister of Trade and Industry (Mr Adams-Schneider) at the official opening of the industrial health centre at Skellerup Industries Ltd in Woolston.

Date 1981-02-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips