Display board for Hawtrey Company, displaying images of Avon River boaters. Attached to a wall of the Antigua Boat Sheds.
Display board for Sheridan Theatre Company, displaying portraits and images of Avon River boaters and cyclists. Attached to a wall of the Antigua Boat Sheds.
The theme for the 2020 Photo Hunt was Encounter Our Stories which was part of the Heritage Festival theme of Encounter our Stories – Arts, culture and identity. It marks the 12th Photo Hunt and ran...
A collection of more than 100 photographs taken by ‘Star’ cameraman Ray Pigney on display in the foyer of the ‘Star’ building in Kilmore St.
Portrait on material inserted between wooden slats.
Earth from Above photographic exhibition sign on Rolleston Avenue.
The Christchurch Photo Hunt is our annual heritage image competition.
Christchurch City Libraries has run a Photo Hunt since 2008. People have shared their photographic memories to help us build our...
Portraits of Arthur Ivory, a retired post office official who exchanged love letters with a woman called Madge King during the Second World War and is looking to be reunited with her.
Portraits of Arthur Ivory, a retired post office official, with a selection of the love letters he exchanged with a woman called Madge King during the Second World War and is looking to be reunited...
Portrait of Madge King taken in 1943 pasted into a book owned by Arthur Ivory who exchanged wartime love letters with her.
View of Lindsay Crozier, Presbyterian Publicity Studios cameraman with some of his prints.
Views of the photographic exhibition at Robert McDougall Art Galley.
Views of the photographic exhibition at Robert McDougall Art Gallery.
L. H. Beynon holding a letter and photograph of daughter Mary Ann, away on a rugby supporters trip in South Africa.
Portraits of the Mayor of Kaiapoi, Benjamin Owen Williams, sitting in a lounge with frames photographs on the wall in background.
Vicki Haddock trimming a photograph with a small guillotine.
"Strength from struggle" was the theme for Heritage Week in 2019.
The judges noted that this year the photos reflected Christchurch’s social history. In a year that marks many milestones for New...
The theme for the 2021 Photo Hunt was "People and Place - our stories revealed" and ran from Friday 1 October to Sunday 31 October.
2008 was the inaugral Christchurch Photo Hunt. This is currently a small selection of entries, more to come soon.
Heritage Week 2008 was a celebration of Christchurch's heritage of the post-war...
Roll of honour showing names of members of the ChristChurch Cathedral Society of Change Ringers, fallen during World War One.
"Many will remember The "Manfish" which greeted thousands of people over the the years at the entrance to the North Beach Zoo on Beach Road. Many children believed this as for real but of course was...
"Thanking the NB Districts Historical Society (Inc) for a copy of this photo and the opportunity to share. These are the original letters from the ZOO." - Contributor's note.
Portraits of Dr Don Horning, American visiting lecturer at the zoology department of the University of Canterbury. He is holding a photograph of Mollymawk Bay on Snares Island, where he is going to...