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Flooding on Colombo Street

Traffic and trams moving through flood water along Colombo Street north. The flooding was caused during a heavy rainstorm.

Date 1936
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Regent Theatre Rangiora

"Rangiora Town Hall aka Regent Theatre in 1936 with it's large neon sign which was removed in the 1960s" - Contributor's note

Date 1936
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Christchurch Botanic Gardens

“View of the rock garden area in the Christchurch Botanic Gardens. "...Taken by Alleyne Cook. Alleyne was at Alleyne was at Burnham training...when on leave , he would come up to Christchurch and...

Date 1945
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James Huston

"Studio photo taken of James Huston on his wedding day to Hannah sometimes called Honora, 21 January 1888 at the Holy Trinity Church Lyttelton." - Contributor's note

Date 1893
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Palmer & Doak

Palmer & Doak motor garage, Northern A&P Association and Fred Truscott Saddler & Harness Makers in Rangiora. Taken on the corner of High Street and Ivory Street with the Rangiora War Memorial in the...

Date 1930
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
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Cars parked in Christchurch

View of cars parked along streets in a parked area in Christchurch.

Date 1945
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Rangatira leaving Lyttelton

The interisland ferry, the Rangatira leaving Lyttelton Harbour before heading to Wellington as part of a regular ferry service.

Date 1945
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Corner of Colombo Street and Armagh Street

View from the corner of Colombo Street and Armagh Street looking towards ChristChurch Cathedral and Cathedral Square. To the right in the intersection with Victoria Street.

Date 1945
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Montreal Street bridge

View of the Montreal Street bridge over the Avon River looking east with Oxford Terrace to the right.

Date 1945
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Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Circus performer on Rolleston Avenue

"Circus performer riding in back of red car during a circus parade through central Christchurch, location is Rolleston Avenue by the Botanic Gardens on 1st Feb 1979." - Contributor's note

Date 1979-02-01
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Crowd outside Canterbury Public Library

"Old public library building Cambridge Tce (Cnr Hereford Street). Crowd of people there to watch circus parade along Cambridge Terrace on 1st Feb 1979." - Contributor's note

Date 1979-02-01
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Peter Williams on an elephant

"Peter Williams, then 3ZB radio announcer, later TV personality, riding an elephant during a circus parade in Cambridge Terrace with old public library building in the background on 1st Feb 1979." -...

Date 1979-02-01
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Park Ranger

A Christchurch City Council park ranger in his truck at Victoria Park following a memorial event for the 19th Battalion and Armoured Regiment.

Date 2013-12-12
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Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Bar and bottle store on Gloucester Street

Exterior of a bar and bottle store on Gloucester Street near the corner with Colombo Street in the central city. The building to the left is the Coachman Inn.

Date 1967-11-12
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My 21st birthday

"In 1963 I [Kareen Luscombe] turned 21 years old. Here I am admiring my birthday gifts." - Contributor's note

Date 1963-06-11
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Lachie Griffen

Lachie Griffen of the 19th Battalion and Armoured Regiment with a Christchurch City Council park Ranger at a memorial event at Victoria Park, Cashmere.

Date 2013-12-12
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Scarborough Hill in the 1980s

"Scarborough Hill in the moonlight 1987" - Contributor's note

Date 1987
Format Photograph
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River cleaning in the Avon Loop

"The photo features long-time Avon Loop resident Jack Locke and his grand-daughter, Gina Moss" - Contributor's note%%%%%%Highly Commended in the Places category of 2020 Christchurch City Libraries...

Date 1988
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt