The wedding party approaches the horse-drawn carriage after their wedding in St Mary's Church, Papanui Road.
7 seater 1908 Wolseley
Kaye Neely from Miramar Wellington, departing at Christchurch Airport with an NAC air hostess. Kaye had come down for a holiday with her older cousins.
Building a house in Avondale in 1969 - 1970 for Reg Muirson's building company
'Tony de Vries putting timber through the thicknesser for shelving in the Self-Help shop in New Brighton in T. C Hewitson''s builders yard, Duke Street, Christchurch.'
Mr de Vries working for building company T. C. Hewitson on a house site in Spreydon.
Group photo outside the Mairehau hall. Mairehau was a new suburb named in 1916 and was a rapidly growing area by the First World War.
Avonside High School Old Girls Tramping Club at the Sign of the Kiwi. (Mary Walter third from left.) From the number of photos they were a very active group - Port Hills, Akaroa,
Albert Charles Beken with his second wife Olive (nee Meek) and his son Albert Henry off for an outing with the motor bike and sidecar.
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...
Members of the City of Christchurch Ladies Highland Pipe Band competing at a "C" grade contest in Timaru /5th/6th March 1955. There are no ladies pipe bands left in New Zealand now.
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...
Band members dressed in their fine ball gowns at the City of Christchurch pipe band ball held in the Mayfair Lounge above the Mayfair Theatre in August 1951.
From left: Doreen White, Beverly...
'Cover image for booklet for the City of Christchurch Ladies'' Highland Pipe Band sponsored march hopefully to Ashburton. ┬á They got as far as Norwood and the blisters would not let them go any...
The boy is my father Gavin Francis Wren, born 1940. He is holding the hand of his mother Eileen Hyacinth Wren & his sister Lorna Scott (Wren). The other man in the photos is Lorna's husband Eric Scott...
Dad refueling his privately owned plane before take-off on a trip to the North Island, at Blenheim Airfield, Highly commended:in the 2015 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt.
The plane parked on the tarmac at Blenheim Airfield before Mr & Mrs Marker left for the North Island.
Newspaper report on Mr & Mrs Marker's flying trip to the North Island.
Newspaper photo and report of Mr & Mrs Marker and friends' trip to the North Island. Highly commended in the 2015 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt
My Grandmother at top of steps waving as she goes on her first ever flight to Australia. Christchurch Airport, Christmas 1964.
'Mavis and Joe O'Connell leaving on their honeymoon after getting married in Christchurch on 18 January 1947.'
Winning entry for a collection in the 2015 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt .
Hazel Marker arriving in Oxford after a bus trip from Christchurch.
A holiday to Hanmer Springs with our grandmother and her friend.