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Bomb discovery at Firehouse nightclub

Police car blocking Colombo Street in Sydenham outside the Firehouse night club at no. 293 after three bombs were discovered.

Date 1989-05-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

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

People at the New Brighton Christmas Parade

People attending the New Brighton Christmas Parade. Some people are crossing Hawke Street while the emergency services (police cars, ambulances, fire engines) are in the background.

Date 2012-12-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Gina Hubert earthquake collection

Police van in Cathedral Square

A police van parked next to the Police kiosk in Cathedral Square. Visible to the north are buildings at 764 Colombo Street and 119 Armagh Street.

Date 2012-03-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Cathy White Earthquake collection

Alan Pullar in the Lancaster Park centennial cricket club car

Mr Alan Pullar next to the door of a Lancaster Park cricket club car based on an American police car, to promote the centennial of the cricket club.

Date 1981-09-28
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lancaster Park centennial cricket club car

Exterior of a Lancaster Park cricket club car based on an American police car, designed by Allan Pullar to promote the centennial of the cricket club.

Date 1981-09-28
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Springbok rugby tour protesters outside Canterbury Rugby Union office

Protesters surrounding a police van in front of the Canterbury Rugby Union office on Manchester Street, as part of Springbok rugby tour protests. Frames four and five are of police lining up outside...

Date 1981-07-08
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Springbok rugby tour protesters outside Canterbury Rugby Union office

Protesters surround a police van in front of the Canterbury Rugby Union office on Manchester Street, as part of Springbok rugby tour protests. Frame one is of a protester being led away after chaining...

Date 1981-07-08
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Shirley Library Police drug dog visit

Scenes of Niki a police drug dog during a visit to Shirley Library as part of a children's holiday fun programme. Frame five is of Kere Thomas with Niki and frame six is of Brent Jansen (left) and...

Date 1981-09-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Police car with drug dog at Shirley Library

Scenes of Brent Jansen (left) and Matthew Gordon in the back of a police dog handler's car with Niki a police drug dog during a visit to Shirley Library as part of a children's holiday fun programme.

Date 1981-09-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Canterbury Public Library

Exterior of the Canterbury Public Library taken from the opposite side of the Gloucester Street bridge looking towards the intersection between Gloucester Street and Oxford Terrace.

Date 1982-05-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs