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Fun in the Street [Melrose St, 1945 Christchurch Snowstorm]

On the 13 July 1945 there was a howling North West gale and the next morning the City of Christchurch woke up to three feet of snow. Schools were closed for a week and the power was cut off, bur a lot...

Date 1945-07-01
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Resource Type Image
Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Ladies Highland Pipe Band on a sponsored walk to Ashburton

Members of The City of Christchurch Ladies' Highland Pipe Band on a sponsored march hopefully to Ashburton. They got as far as Norwood and the blisters would not let them go any further. They were...

Date 1958-05-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Advertisement for Miss Sparkes bridal fashions

Advertisement from the New Zealand Free Lance periodical. The model is Betty Cosser in one of the exquisite gowns. There were also bridal displays periodically in the shop window.

Date unspecified year in 1940
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Ladies Highland Pipe Band World Record March, 1958

'Cover image for booklet for the City of Christchurch Ladies'' Highland Pipe Band sponsored march hopefully to Ashburton.   They got as far as Norwood and the blisters would not let them go any...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2015 Photo Hunt