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Aircraft at Christchurch airport

View shows aeroplanes (Air New Zealand and Qantas) at Christchurch airport.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

U. S. Globemaster at Harewood

The fascination of large aircraft. People out to view the U.S. Globemaster at Harewood in the 1950s. Nicknamed "Old Shakey" the heavy-lift cargo aircraft was used to assist supply operations to...

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Canterbury Centennial Parade Float

Float of the Floral Procession as part of the Canterbury Centennial held in Christchurch, February 1951. No. 37 Flower of Canterbury float by the Geraldine County Council.

Date 1951-02-20
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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Canterbury Centennial Floral Float

Float of the Floral Procession as part of the Canterbury Centennial held in Christchurch February 1951. No. 35 Mansion House float by the Cheviot County Council.

Date 1951-02-20
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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

First four ships re-enactment, 1950

Re-enactment of the landing of the first four ships. Event lasted several days and celebrated the 100 years of European settlement.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Harold Parsons, Horse and Cart

Harold Parsons in suit with three children. Child on Harold's knee is Basil Turner (later general manager of Turners Office Products, Colombo & Tuam St), others unknown.

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Two photos of Tram no. 26, Christchurch

Left photo: Tram Driver (a family member). Right photo Conductor, ticket collector and driver.

Date 1938-05
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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Cathedral Square decorated

Cathedral entrance and Square decorated possibly for the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II or for a royal visit.

Format Photograph
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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Street snapshot in Christchurch City

Three babies in this family; I could be any one of them in the pram. Taken by Rex Studios, State Theatre Building

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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

The Avon near Merivale

Photo shows bridge over the Avon River from Carlton Mill Rd to Little Hagley Park near Millbrook Reserve. On reverse of postcard: F. T. Marble Opalette Series. Registered No. 529170. No stamp...

Date 1882
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt