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Girl on a chair

The girl is standing on a cane chair to pose for a photo taken by her sister who is 12 years older. The fur coat was mad from the fur of an old coat. Clothing had to last a lifetime and families...

Date unspecified month and day in 1921
Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

British Vulcanists

A photo of my father as an apprentice boy aged about 13 years outside his place of business on the corner of Liverpool Street and Cashel Street. About 1923

Date unspecified month and day in 1923
Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

St Joseph's Cathedral School

Girls posing for a class photos at St Joseph's Cathedral School in Barbadoes Street. The Catholic Cathedral is in the rear of the photo. Not all the girls are wearing uniform, ages range from 5 to 12...

Date unspecified month and day in 1924
Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Christchurch Technical College

Photo shows my mother Phyllis Leslie with her class at Christchurch Technical College. They were in the second year of the Commercial Public Service Course

Date unspecified month and day in 1926
Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

At St Kilda beach

Left to right: Jim Cagney, George Wilson, Bert Dyke, Harry Sunderland Wick. All St Kilda Life Guards (Dunedin) Harry and Bert are first cousins on their mother's side

Date unspecified month and day in 1927
Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Sitting room

Sitting room at 277 Riccarton Road. Mother, 3 older brothers sitting on small log boxes on either side of an open fire. Mother's friend and 2 children. My father at the train set. 1945/46

Date unspecified month and day in 1945
Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Judith in Cathedral square

My mother aged 3. Judith Cooper in Cathedral Square with the United Service Hotel behind her

Date unspecified month and day in 1946
Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Margaret and Judith shopping

My grandmother Margaret Cooper and my mother Judith beside the Cathedral while shopping in the central city

Date unspecified month and day in 1947
Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

James and Hannah Huston

James and Hannah Huston at their last home, at 48 St Davids Street, Lyttelton. After having 10 children and numerous grand, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren they made a wonderful...

Date unspecified month and day in 1948
Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Waterskiing at Taylors Mistake

Photo shows my mother Phyllis Leslie waterskiing at Taylors Mistake. The photo was probably taken by her boyfriend, Irvine Arrow, from the boat "Himi"

Date unspecified month and day in 1928
Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Lyttelton band

This was the Lyttelton local band. Most of the men play their instruments by "ear", they memorised the music. Walter Harkness is in the back row, second from the right

Date unspecified month and day in 1929
Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt