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Canterbury Jubilee procession on Armagh Street

A crowd watching the Canterbury Jubilee procession on Armagh Street including a bullock team passing the Provincial Council Chambers.

Date 1900 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1900 - 1939 Christchurch Star photographs

No. 4 Centennial Bride float

Women on Centennial Bride float, No. 4 in the 'Canterbury centennial floral procession' held on 20 February 1951 as part of the Canterbury centennial celebrations. Float produced by Beath and Co. Ltd.

Date 1951-02-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

No. 35 Centennial Bride float

Women on Centennial Bride float, No. 35 in the '100 years of Progress Procession' held on 18 December 1950 as part of the Canterbury centennial celebrations. Float produced by Beath and Co. Ltd.

Date 1950-12-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Canterbury centennial float

Canterbury centennial celebration float in Cathedral Square. Possibly float No. 16 Forestry in Canterbury with the Ashburton Silver Band behind the float in the Canterbury centennial floral...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Sydenham Windmill float at centennial celebration

Float No. 42 Old Sydenham Windmill float produced by Vale and Co. Ltd in the Canterbury centennial floral procession on 20 February 1951 as part of the Canterbury centennial celebrations.

Date 1951-02-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

House shaped floral float

Floral float designed like a house on Park Avenue. No. 35 Mansion House float by Cheviot County Council in the Canterbury centennial floral procession held on 20 February 1951 as part of the...

Date 1951-02-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Chu Chin Chow Float

Women on Chu Chin Chow float on Park Avenue. No. 28 Music for all float by the Christchurch Operatic Society in the Canterbury centennial floral procession held on 20 February 1951. The Christchurch...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Canterbury Centennial Parade Float

Float of the Floral Procession as part of the Canterbury Centennial held in Christchurch, February 1951. No. 37 Flower of Canterbury float by the Geraldine County Council.

Date 1951-02-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Canterbury Centennial Floral Float

Float of the Floral Procession as part of the Canterbury Centennial held in Christchurch February 1951. No. 35 Mansion House float by the Cheviot County Council.

Date 1951-02-20
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Cyclists in the centennial procession

Cyclists, including those on Penny Farthings, dressed in period costume participating in the centennial procession in Christchurch.

Date 1940-04-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Christchurch Star photographs

MED float in the Centennial procession

An Municipal Electricity Department float in the New Zealand Centennial procession in Christchurch marking 'A Century of Electrical Progress', outside the MED building on the corner of Manchester...

Date 1940-04-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Helicopter and pilots costume

Julie Adam and Val Norton as helicopter pilots in a helicopter costume as part of the Festival of Romance parade in North Hagley Park.

Date 1992-02-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Black Dragon Theatre Group collection

New Years Eve parade

Godfrey Sim on drums David Minifie on flute of the Black Dragon Clowns during a New Years Eve parade in Christchurch.

Date 1986-12-31
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Black Dragon Theatre Group collection

Still dancing after all these years

Participants in the Festival of Romance parade, an old couple, dancing with their memories to the playing of a piano accordian. Taken along Worcester Street just after the intersection with Cambridge...

Date 1992-02-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Black Dragon Theatre Group collection

Black Dragon Clowns marching down Cashel Street

Members of the Black Dragon Clowns during a parade along City Mall on Cashel Street near the intersection with Colombo Street. From left: Pepper (Biddy Grant), Broom (Dave Madigan), Lav (Marian...

Date unspecified year in 198X
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Black Dragon Theatre Group collection

Papier Mache RNZAF Skypork

University of Christchurch student, Damien Martin, piloting a papier mache aircraft on the back of a truck called the RNZAF Skypork at the head of the capping procession on Cashel Street heading...

Date 1981-05-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Scottish Society pipe band, Arts Festival

A parade featuring the Scottish Society pipe band and vintage cars travelling along Victoria Street through Victoria Square mark the opening of the Arts Festival.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs