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Siblings

Brother & Sister at New Brighton Pier.

Date 2010-07
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Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Taking tea, 1930s

Bryson and Maysel Mirfin, Ikamatua, taking tea with Ruby Stokes, Omihi. Ruby and Maysel were friends from Training College and bridesmaids at each other's weddings. Photo taken by Stanley Stokes.

Date unspecified year in 1930
Format Photograph
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Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Merle, Sam & Bruce

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

Holt Family Swimming Pool, 48 Horotane Valley

Showing swimming pool and greenhouse built by Neville Holt. The green house was built, then the building permit was applied for retrospectively. Neville Attwood Holt was one of the original founders...

Format Photograph
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Eon, Neville and Arthur Holt at Holt Family Home.

Eon, Neville and Arthur Holt at Holt Family Home. On back of photo: "Our present home & urchins "in undress uniform:"". "Eon has had his hair cut short lately and is so like mother".

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Royal train Queen's Visit 1953

Front of the royal train on the 1953 tour by Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Postcard of the Bridge of Remembrance

Postcard of the Bridge of Remembrance. Coloured postcard from photograph album.

Format Postcard
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

McCormacks Bay

I grew up in McCormacks Bay. It was a great place for children with the estuary which we swam in, the hills to climb and we were always outside. I remember the fish in the estuary. I remember the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

"Hi-Tide" 2 Moncks Spur, Redcliffs

We called our rented house "Hi-Tide" in 1960. It's a magical house at 2 Moncks Spur, Redcliffs. The house is catilevered out over the point of Moncks Spur above the cave of moa bones on the Main Road...

Format Photograph
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Holiday House at Kairaki Beach

My grandmother and her friends having fun at their holiday house at Kairaki Beach. Five photos from a photograph album. My grandmother Eva Grace Dutch who married Charles Edwin Featherstone. The main...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Fireman, Leonard Corner

My grandfather, Leonard Corner is the Fireman on the right. This photo was taken outside the Central Christchurch Fire Station. Leonard later went on to being the Fire Commander of Christchurch until...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

The Endurance of Laundry

The Gothic Church in Sydenham (corner of Colombo & Brougham Streets) sustained damage during the February earthquake, and was demolished without permission from the Trust. An amusing installation of...

Date 2011
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Bus lounge

The futuristic bus lounge of the old central bus exchange, now demolished after the quakes.

Format Photograph
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Enjoying Autumn in Hagley Park

We just came to New Zealand at the end of the last year. We found the best place for us to enjoy always is the Hagley park located in Christchurch city. This is a photograph I have taken when my...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

John and Hannah Mosley, and family

At about 1885 John & Hannah Mosley left County Durham to make a new life in NZ with their two boys, William and Lancelot. They had a very rough 5 month[week?] journey. Most of it the women & children...

Format Photograph
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Excelsior Piano Accordion Band

Excelsior Piano Accordion Band. Bought at a market years aged. Could be connected to the Excelsior Tavern? All in a great mood except the lady in black.

Format Photograph
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Car leaving David Crozier's

Service Car leaving David Crozier's, a well known motor dealership at 49-59 Worcester St. Now the site of the art gallery.

Format Photograph
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Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Holiday House at Kairaki Beach

My grandmother and her friends having fun at their holiday house at Kairaki Beach. Five photos from a photograph album.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Rangiora Temperance Group

This is thought by Rangiora historians to be the Rangiora Temperance Group, outside the Rangiora Guild Hall. The date suggested was 1900, but the first version of the silent film "Robbery Under Arms"...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Corner of High and Colombo Streets

Street scene of buses, cars and cyclists on the corner of High Street and Colombo Street. Category Winner: Places in the 2018 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt.

Date 1978-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt