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Penguins in the snow

Kim Collier with taxidermied penguins on the Avon River bank in the snow. They normally occupy glass cases at the DSIR (Department of Scientific and Industrial Research) Antarctic division.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Loreen and Kylie at the Christchurch Antarctic Centre

Loreen (left) and Kylie were matched in Aug 2018 as part of the IHC Volunteer Friendship programme. Kylie was very excited to have a new friend to take her out. Here they are taking a selfie with a...

Date 2019
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection IHC Christchurch Volunteer Friendship programme collection

Mrs A. Norris feeding yellow-eyed penguins

Mrs A. Norris, wife of Sumner wildlife ranger Baden Norris, feeding two yellow-eyed penguins that were rescued at South Brighton and Motunau Beach.

Date 1972-05-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Maxine the white-flippered penguin

Photos of Maxine, a little blue-grey white-flippered penguin, standing on a table outdoors.

Date 1971-07-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Baden Norris feeding white-flippered penguin Maxine

Photos of Baden Norris, the Sumner Wild Life Warden, hand-feeding Maxine, a little blue-grey white-flippered penguin.

Date 1971-07-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

White-flippered penguin Maxine being hand-fed by B. Norris

Photos of Baden Norris, the Sumner Wild Life Warden, hand-feeding Maxine, a little blue-grey white-flippered penguin.

Date 1971-07-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Blue-grey white-flippered penguin

Photos of Maxine, a little blue-grey white-flippered penguin, standing on a table outdoors.

Date 1971-07-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Wildlife ranger Jim Baggstrom with a rescued penguin

Wildlife ranger Jim Baggstrom kneeling down with a rescued penguin who was stranded at Pines Beach.

Date 1981-03-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Cachet used on mail

Cachet used on mail sent from Antarctica. "McMurdo Station Antarctica Operation Deep Freeze Winter over 1985 30th Anniversary".

Date 1985 to 1986
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Souvenir number plate from Antarctica

"Souvenir number plate (Antarctica SP90° The World’s Last Frontier)." - Contributor's note.

Date unspecified year in 1970
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Cachet used on mail

Cachet used on mail sent from Antarctica. "McMurdo fire dept Antarctica".

Date 1985 to 1986
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Cachet used on mail

Cachet used on mail sent from Antarctica. "Antarctica 1955 Comet Year '86 31st Winter over crew '86".

Date 1985 to 1986
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Cachet used on mail

Cachet used on mail sent from Antarctica. Image of a penguin in snow.

Date 1985 to 1986
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Cachet used on mail

Cachet used on mail sent from Antarctica. "Operation Deep Freeze Antarctica Dental".

Date 1985 to 1986
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt