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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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Moving Parklands Baptist Church Hall 1999

Baptist Church "Hall" being shifted from 46 Queenspark Drive to 180 Qeeenspark Drive early 1999. To make way for building the Parklands Library.

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Myself & brother

Myself & brother (older) Lynn. Taken 354 Blenheim Road, Upper Riccarton. Shows dads' regal lilies and family car 1952 Austin A30 Reg. AN6789. Photographer - Dad.

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Scott Statue, Corner of Oxford Terrace & Worcester Street, 1950s

Scott's statue; black and white photo found amongst photos (with others) being thrown away by a family in Auckland. A member of the family had studied here in Christchurch during the 50s / 60s.

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Clive Marks alias Tom Thumb at the Christchurch City Council Children's Christmas Party, 1945

Christchurch City Council held a Christmas party for Christchurch children after the war finished. I was selected as Tom Thumb, to be picked up outside the Christchurch Cathedral in the square and...

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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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Miss Joyce Macaulay on a park bench

My aunt, Joyce Macaulay, aged about 20 in Christchurch ca. 1939. Joyce became a registered nurse matron at Whangarei Hospital and taught nursing at Christchurch Hospital.

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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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The Macaulay family at Christchurch races.

Sandra Macaulay's parents, Zelma May Macaulay, nee Chant, aged 25; James Ervine Macaulay, aged 29 and James' mother Dora Macaulay, nee Hahn at the Christchurch races.

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1930 Model A Ford converted to run on coke gas

1930 Model A. During the war petrol was rationed. This is a coke burner on the back which made gas to run the car. Note bags of coke on running board.

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George & Annie Howell's wedding

My parent's wedding photo. George & Annie Howell. Bridesmaids are Annie's two sisters Ena & Evelene Phipps.

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Gebbies Pass Radio Transmission Station Operations Room

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

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"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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1900s Truck

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

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Family Group - Mother and Daughters

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

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