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Holt Family Swimming Pool, 48 Horotane Valley

Showing swimming pool and greenhouse built by Neville Holt. The green house was built, then the building permit was applied for retrospectively. Neville Attwood Holt was one of the original founders...

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McCormacks Bay

I grew up in McCormacks Bay. It was a great place for children, with the estuary, which we swam in, the hills to climb. We were always outside. I remember the fish in the estuary. I remember the...

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McCormacks Bay

I grew up in McCormacks Bay. It was a great place for children with the estuary which we swam in, the hills to climb and we were always outside. I remember the fish in the estuary. I remember the...

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

"Hi-Tide" 2 Moncks Spur, Redcliffs

We called our rented house "Hi-Tide" in 1960. It's a magical house at 2 Moncks Spur, Redcliffs. The house is catilevered out over the point of Moncks Spur above the cave of moa bones on the Main Road...

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Terry outside her clothing boutique, Deja Vu.

My elegant friend, Terry, at the entrance to her upmarket op shop/boutique, 'Deja Vu' in Leinster House, Merivale.

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Holiday House at Kairaki Beach

My grandmother and her friends having fun at their holiday house at Kairaki Beach. Five photos from a photograph album. My grandmother Eva Grace Dutch who married Charles Edwin Featherstone. The main...

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The Endurance of Laundry

The Gothic Church in Sydenham (corner of Colombo & Brougham Streets) sustained damage during the February earthquake, and was demolished without permission from the Trust. An amusing installation of...

Date 2011
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Bus lounge

The futuristic bus lounge of the old central bus exchange, now demolished after the quakes.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Enjoying Autumn in Hagley Park

We just came to New Zealand at the end of the last year. We found the best place for us to enjoy always is the Hagley park located in Christchurch city. This is a photograph I have taken when my...

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Car leaving David Crozier's

Service Car leaving David Crozier's, a well known motor dealership at 49-59 Worcester St. Now the site of the art gallery.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Holiday House at Kairaki Beach

My grandmother and her friends having fun at their holiday house at Kairaki Beach. Five photos from a photograph album.

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Skating at Lake Ida

5 photos of my parents with my Aunt and Uncle and their friends skating at Lake Ida July 1950.

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Camping at Hanmer River

Family camping at Hanmer River, Christmas/New Year 1958. Annual event with often three generations present.

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Pioneer Motorbike club gymkhana

Pioneer Motorbike Club gymkhana held at Christchurch Showgrounds in the early 1950s where there were motorbike displays.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

On Sumner Beach

"This is my father and mother on Sumner Beach just before dad went for about (I think over) four years to the Second World War. They married just before he went." - Contributor's note

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Castle Rock

Castle Rock was especially beautiful when the clouds pushed over the hill into Heathcote Valley. It was a magical place to walk with the children.

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New Brighton Pier at night

New Brighton Pier at night. This photo was taken at night on my film camera. One of my favourite subjects in photography.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Art Centre Clock Tower in 1976

"The clock tower at the Arts Centre (formerly the University of Canterbury) as it was 40 years ago, in May 1976. I had been in the building as student 10 years before in 1966." - Contributor's note

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Beadweld Engineering, 20 Welles Street

Beadweld, an engineering firm in Welles Street. The grey-haired man in photo is the owner. Possibly one of the first companies that were using electric welding.

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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt