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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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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

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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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

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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Winsor family picnicking at Ashley Gorge

Winsor family picnicking at Ashley Gorge. Highly commended in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Thornton Street, 1975

Thornton Street flooding in the 1970's. Nothing new to residents of the 1960's and 70's.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Unloading diggers for Christchurch rebuild, 29 October 2011

Unloading diggers at Lyttelton Port for the Christchurch rebuild, 29 October 2011. Entry in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

Date 2011-10-29
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Standard 6, Hornby Primary School, 1956

This is standard six (Form 2) at Hornby Primary School in 1956. 49 students, to 1 teachers. A whole lot different from today.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

"Fixing" - John Moore, George Edwards,William Lee

Three of the staff at the Gebbies Pass radio transmission station. The Gebbies Pass radio transmitter was one of several erected by the New Zealand Broadcasting Board between 1932

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Me in my 1932 Chevrolet, 1956-57

Photo of myself with mobile advertising of the movie "Shake, Rattle & Rock" showing at the Crystal Place. Car is a 1932 Chev. Avon River in background.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Trotting at Addington

From Beautiful Christchurch - a set of postcards containing 8 colour images and 8 black & white, published by Tanner Couch Ltd.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Queen Elizabeth meeting staff and their families

Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, meeting staff and their families at the Christchurch Public Hospital during her first visit to Christchurch.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Addington Timber Company, about 1937

Staff of A.T.C with grandfather and father (machinest & saw doctor). Corner of Moorhouse Ave, Lincoln Road corner to Railway.

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The Transmission Towers at Gebbies Pass

The Gebbies Pass radio transmitter was one of several erected by the New Zealand Broadcasting Board between 1932

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

John Moore, Gebbies Pass Radio Transmission Station

The Gebbies Pass radio transmitter was one of several erected by the New Zealand Broadcasting Board between 1932 &1936 to extend radio broadcasting coverage in the main centres. Highly commended in...

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Unknown Soldier

Photo reproduced from a glass negative by Glyn Williams. Date: 1910s Highly commended in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt.

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Portrait of a Young Woman

Subject unknown. Photo reproduced from a glass negative. Highly commended in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt