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Firemen at Ballantynes Fire 1947

Ballantyne's fire, 1947. The fireman at the left is Robert's father (25 years). Two years out of the navy. Highly commended entry in the. 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt by Robert...

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QEII over Fifties Exercise Group 1999

QEII 'over fifties exercise group' - "Blue Boys" 8-3-99. Big aerobics attempt to break australasian record for numbers involved. Approx. 10,000 people got involved but didn't break the record. Far...

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Lord and Lady Mountbatten at Wigram Airport

Photo shows Wing Commander and Mrs Checketts on Mountbatten's right; Sir Ernest Andrews, Mayor of Christchurch, on Lady Mountbatten's left with Lady Andrews, and Bert [Christchurch Town Clerk] &...

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Three Hahn sisters outside Christchurch Cathedral.

Grandmother and two aunts. On back of photo: Left unnamed sister; centre: Dora Macaulay, nee Hahn, right:Bena Wilson, nee Hahn.

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Beaths Restaurant card & calendar: front

Beaths, on the corner of Colombo and Cashel streets, like most other department stores, had large tearooms. Calendar for 1955 on back.

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Desmond Pidgeon at Okains Bay School, 2013

This photo was taken of Desmond John Pidgeon (born 1926) when he returned to the Okains Bay School when he visited in 2013. He was taught here in his early years. He is the son of Wilfred and Amelia...

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Dorothy & Maurice Bridges with horse, 1909

Dorothy Bridges (born 1902) holding the reins and keeping her little brother Maurice (born 1906) safe. At the Buchanan's Road, Sockburn stable, where their father, James Alfred Bridges, was a...

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Avonside Church Fresh Air School 1928

My mother, Naomi June Marie Poulsen in the middle with bow in her hair at the Avonside Church Fresh Air School at the back of Avonside Church.

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Friends by the Bridge of Remembrance 1939

My mother Naomi Poulsen in front with friends Ngaire and Alma by the Bridge of Remembrance. Photo taken from the south side of the bridge. Highly commended in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries...

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Halswell Memorial Gates being built by W. Winsor, builder, of Spreydon, 1923

Halswell Memorial Gates being built by W. Winsor, builder, of Spreydon, 1923. Two images of the memorial gates under construction in 1923.

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House corner of Barrington Street and Rose Street, 1923

Places Looking down the drive towards Somerfield Street. There was a tennis court at the back of the section where many tennis parties were held.

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House corner of Barrington Street and Rose Street, 1923

Looking down the drive towards Somerfield Street. There was a tennis court at the back of the section where many tennis parties were held.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt