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Picnic, Stewart's Gully, 1921

A group of families at a picnic at Stewart's Gully.

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"Wiley" Wilson, Keith Thwaites, Arthur David "Bomber" Mills

Left to right: "Wiley" Wilson, Keith Thwaites, Arthur David "Bomber" Mills in St Bede's uniforms outside the Post Office building in the Square. Third Term, 1938 - Form V. Note on back of photo says...

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Tightrope walker in Thorpe's Paddock, Gayhurst Road

This event was in Thorpes paddock, Gayhurst Rd, Dallington about 1935. I can remember seeing his gear lying on the ground. It was depression years & I understand that not many paid to get in but a lot...

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St Saviour's Orphanage outing

St Saviour's Orphanage outing on Stranges Pantechnicon Contributor's comment: "where was OSH?"

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My grandmother and grandfather with one of the cows

My grandmother and grandfather with one of the cows they had for milking, on the bit of land they rented out at the end of Butler Street, in Opawa. They had cows, chickens and a big vege garden and my...

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Donella at Orana Park, 1978

This is myself at Orana Park when it was quite new as an attaction. I was very nervous about going on the pony rides; we had also just driven through the lion enclosure and had a lion jump up on the...

Date 1978
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Edward & Thirza Mulcock

Notes on back of photo: " This couple is said to be Edward & Thirza Mulcock; taken about the time of their wedding 10 July 1860". This picture probably is made from a glass plate photo. "

Date 1860
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Meeting of the Brackenfield Hunt at Peveral Place, May 1889

A meeting of the Brackenfield Hunt held at Peveral Place May 1889. The Master of the hounds was J B Starkey and the Huntsman J B Parsons. The young man on the pony was probably one of the younger...

Date 1889
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Honours Board, Ashley Lodge

Honours Board, Ashley Lodge, no. 29 Ashley Lodge, no. 28 Rangiora. Honours Board in Lodge room.

Date 2000
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Margosue Penney and friend at Sumner

Margosue Penney (front) at Sumner - across the road from the park.

Date 1920
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St Albans Fire Station, Christchurch Fire Service

Firemen at St Albans Fire Station, Office Rd, Christchurch Fire Service. Colin Penney at end on right.

Date 1926
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Children at a wedding

At a neighbour, Esther Hendren's, wedding. Children on bridegroom's car are my brothers, sister and neighbour's. Left-right Barbara, Tony, Ian, Gayleen, Joan, Jimmy, Karen (front) and Mick.

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Johanna Janssen and her brother at Glenelg Health Camp

Johanna Macdonald (nee Janssen) and her brother at Glenelg Health Camp. I stayed at Glenelg for about 6 weeks in 1964.

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Avon River at end of Pembroke Street

Debbie Rimmer, 1961. Avon River at end of Pembroke Street, with rowing club at Kerrs Reach - top left hand corner. Locksley Ave on opposite side of the river.

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At the Mayfair Lounge, 1949

Veda Crofts (left) & friend at the Mayfair Lounge. My mother & a friend.

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"Me Bruva and Me"

Me Bruva and Me. In Clements farmlet, Bexley, Christchurch.

Date 1943
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Syd Carter, barber and tobacconist in his shop

My dad (Syd Carter) working in his barber and tobacconist shop in the early 1960s (I think). St. Martins. He was a great one for a laugh and a good 'yarn' and enjoyed the interaction with his...

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Cooling off in the backyard

Myself (in the middle) with a friend and my little sister Jenny on the right. Mum looking on from the doorway. Dad has rigged up the hose to the clothesline so that we can cool off in our togs. I can...

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