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A day trip on a steam train to Arthurs Pass

A group of children in a steam train during a day trip to Arthurs Pass. From left at back - John Marker, Shirley Marker. From left at front - Eileen Marker, Tony Marker, Flora Marker. Highly...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Train float for the Hay's Christmas Parade

A train float with a santa sleigh and reindeer float being admired by families in Hagley Park ahead of the Hay's Christmas Parade through the central city.

Date 1956-12-08
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Autumn scenery in Hagley Park

View along the footpath in Hagley Park alongside Deans Avenue during Autumn with leaves covering the ground.

Date 2017-07
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Surfing girls rest

A surfer next to her surfboard on Sumner beach with views across to houses on Whitewash Head Road.

Date 2018-08
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Waiting for the tram, corner of High and Hereford Streets

Oliver 4.5 yo is waiting patiently to hop back on the tram after a walk around the newly renovated CBD. He loves the tram and talks about them whenever we have a chance to go into the city, always...

Date 2018-09
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Watching from in the tram at Cathedral Square

Oliver 4.5 yo in the tram, watching the renovations and the new builds all over town. Even the temporary is beautiful here. - Contributor's note

Date 2018-09
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

An imposing Totara and a few non-natives

A large Totara tree being admired by two people surrounded by other non-native plants on the Banks Peninsula.

Date 2018-06-22
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Dancing in the Friday Street Food Market in Cathedral Square

Kids and grown ups dancing in the Friday Street Food Market in Christchurch Cathedral Square on a bright evening of Summer 2016.

Date 2016-12
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Pipers at the New Zealand International Exhibition

"My grandfather William Duncan was a piper in the Waimate Pipe Band and I believe he is one of the pipers... There were three pipe bands (Dunedin, Ashburton and Waimate) at the Exhibition and they...

Date 1906 (year approximate)
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Women's Immigration Hostel at Christmas

"""Taken outside the women's immigration hostel 1952, which was situated in the old Ballantynes mansion in Hansons Lane. Most of the women in the photo had arrived together on the Captain Cook around...

Date 1952-12
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Santa in a polka dot dress

Santa in a polka dot dress during celebrarions for the first New Zealand Christmas at the Women's Immigration Hostel on Hansons Lane, Upper Riccarton.

Date 1952-12
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Josie getting ready for a bike ride

Josie Barsby (nee gates) ready for a cycle trip. Taken outside the Women's Immigration Hostel on Hansons Lane, Upper Riccarton.

Format Photograph
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Balcony of the Women's Immigration Hostel

Three women sat on the balcony of the Women's Immigration Hostel on Hansons Lane, Upper Riccarton.

Date 1952-12
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Josie Barsby, Women's Immigration Hostel

Josie Barsby (nee Gates) on the balcony of the Women's Immigration Hostel on Hansons Lane, Upper Riccarton.

Date 1952-12
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Event in the amphitheatre next to the New Brighton library

A group of children watching an Urban Drama performance outside in the amphitheatre area near New Brighton Library on Marine Parade.

Date 2017-10-21
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Event in the amphitheatre next to the New Brighton library

Urban Drama group posing during an event in the amphitheatre next to the New Brighton library on Marine Parade.

Date 2017-10-21
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Event in the amphitheatre next to the New Brighton library

View of a crowd of people sat in the amphitheatre area next to New Brighton Library on Marine Parade watching an Urban Drama performance.

Date 2017-10-21
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Hazel skating at Lake Ida

Man and two women ice skating at Lake Ida in Canterbury. "Person on the right is my mother - Hazel Marker, aged about 20." - Contributor's note

Date 1950 (year approximate)
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Flora and Lilian shopping in the central city

Two women shopping in central Christchurch. "My great grandmother, Flora Excell on the left and my grandmother, Lilian Marker" - Contributor's note

Date 1950 (year approximate)
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Lilian shopping with a friend

"Two women shopping in central Christchurch, one pushing a pram. ""My grandmother, Lilian Marker on the left."" - Contributor's note"

Date 1950 (year approximate)
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Daphne Marker with her pet pigeons

"""My Aunty Daphne Marker in her room at the Upper Sanatorium (Cashmere). She was known for her pet birds and her very fine knitting. She used bike spokes and piano wires to knit with... Born 6...

Date unspecified year in 1950
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

2nd prize at the Christchurch Show

Harry Smith sat with his horse and cart at the Christchurch Show where he won second prize. Harry Smith did deliveries with his horse and cart from town to Sign of the Bellbird and Harry Ell farm.

Format Photograph
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt