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Banks Peninsula Seven-A-Side Miniature Rugby Ball

This miniature gold rugby ball was given to all 7 rugby players when they won a 7 a Side game on the Peninsula. They represented Banks Peninsula 7 a Side tournament 1914 - 100 years ago this year...

Date 1914
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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Child sitting beside dressed up horse

Child sitting beside dressed up horse

Date 1945 to 1955
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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Ron Slack, Hairdresser & Tobacconist, 1969 or 1975

Competition for a window display - Ron Slack's shop situated on the corner of Madras and Southwark Streets.

Date 1969 to 1975
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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

1970-71, Student float

Photos were taken in 1970 or 1971 of the annual student procession in Christchurch

Date unspecified year in 1970
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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Siaki Taula at a Lane, Walker; Rudkin picnic, 1960s

This is a photo of my dad's youngest brother. His name is Siaki (Jack) Taula. This was taken at one of the L W R (Lane, Walker Rudkin) picnics.

Date unspecified year in 1960
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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Horse-drawn taxi driver waiting for his next customer, late 1800s

Tom's grandfather - a horse-drawn taxi driver - waiting for his next customer, possibly in Hagley Park in the late 1800s.

Date unspecified year in 1800
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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

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

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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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

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

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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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

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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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

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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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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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

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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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

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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Collection 2014 Photo Hunt