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Siblings

Brother & Sister at New Brighton Pier.

Date 2010-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Merle, Sam & Bruce

Date unspecified month and day in 1986
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Beautiful harmony

One morning, the police and firefighters made a smart move to have coffee giveaway for the locals. It is a good opportunity for both of us to talk and share information over a cup of coffee.

Date 2019-10-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Early bird

Calm water in the bay, the sound of wave and the smell of the fresh air allow me to stay peaceful mind. The sunrise is just breathtaking moment . This is worth for getting up early morning. The...

Date 2019-10-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

"Costume Cricket Match" held in Hagley Park

This photo,from a family album, I believe depicts some participants in a "Costume Cricket Match" held in Hagley Park on 23 Oct 1877 to raise money for the Indian Famine. Those in the photo are dressed...

Date 1877-10-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Hilda and Hannah

"Hilda Huston on the left with her mother Hannah. Her youngest child Ernest was was born 7 February 1909, so Hannah bore children between 1888 and 1909 over 13 years. This was common in those times...

Date 1911 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Otto Gustav Rosenau and small Gordon Ogilvie

This is Otto Gustav Rosenau and small Gordon Ogilvie. Christchurch author) Gordon is a small boy on the families orchard in Horotane valley. This photo depicts an encounter with someone who had...

Date 1939-09 (year and month approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Margaret shopping in Christchurch central city

"My grandmother Margaret Cooper shopping in the central city." - Contributor's note

Date unspecified month and day in 1943
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

VE Day in Cathedral Square

"VE Day in Cathedral Square. My parents (on the right) travelled from Methven to Christchurch for the celebrations." - Contributor's note

Date unspecified day in 1945-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Four Generations

"Mary Ann Arthur (nee Hastie) born 1864, who married Charles Arthur in NZ in 1885 died 1951. Her parents were Margaret and John Hastie who owned the Hurinui Hotel. Mary's daughter, Florence Templeton...

Date 1940 (year approximate) to 1945 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Otto Gustav Rosenau

Otto Gustav Rosenau a Jewish refugee from Germany who worked with my Grandfather Max Ogilvie for a time on his orchard in Horotane valley and then went to enlist on the 26th December 1939

Date unspecified day in 1940-07
Format Photograph
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 Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Margaret shopping in city beside the Cathedral

"My grandmother Margaret Cooper shopping in the central city, beside the Cathedral. The United Services Hotel on the right." - Contributor's note

Date unspecified month and day in 1943
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Arthur Fleetwood

"My grandad Arthur Fleetwood, 4th from the left, was in the Home Guard here in Christchurch." - Contributor's note

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

Rapaki walking track

"Bench on top of the Rapaki walking track. We hiked up there and had a picnic." - Contributor's note

Date unspecified day in 2016-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Botanical gardens overlooking the Avon river

Botanical gardens overlooking the Avon river in Spring.

Date unspecified year in 2010
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

RNZAF Harewood. Christchurch

RNZAF Harewood, floral garden display.

Date unspecified year in 1950
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Revitalized

A combination of a building awaiting demolition after the February quakes and a beautiful botanical

Date 2019-05-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Poppies in the city

This photo was taken near c1 cafe. It shows why Christchurch is known as the 'Garden City'

Date 2014-05-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt