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Their Excellencies with staff and students

Newspaper caption: His Excellency the Governor, Lord Islington, paid a visit to the Canterbury Agricultural College at Lincoln on November 1st. His Excellency was accompanied by Lady Islington, Miss...

Date 1910-11-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The Right Hon. J. G. Coates switching on the power

Newspaper caption: "More electric power for Canterbury: Opening of extensions at Lake Coleridge. The ceremony of switching on the additional power at Lake Coleridge was conducted by the Prime Minister...

Date 1926-08-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Labour MP Tom McGuigan

Labour MP for Lyttelton Mr Tom McGuigan at his desk at Princess Margaret Hospital, where he is a senior administrative officer, managing his paperwork.

Date 1969-12-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

MP Norman Kirk during the general election

Frame one is of MP Norman Kirk with the former MP for Sydenham, Miss Mabel Howard on the night of the general election. Frame two is of Kirk completing his election chart.

Date 1969-12-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

MP Norman Kirk during the general election

Frame one is of MP Norman Kirk with the former MP for Sydenham, Miss Mabel Howard. Remaining frames are of Norman Kirk with his wife Ruth and five children during the general election.

Date 1969-12-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

MP Norman Kirk during the general election

Views of MP Norman Kirk completing his election chart and speaking with his campaign team during the general election.

Date 1969-12-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

MP Norman Kirk during the general election

Views of MP Norman Kirk completing his election chart and speaking on the telephone during the general election.

Date 1969-12-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

MP Norman Kirk during the general election

Frames one and two are of MP Norman Kirk with his wife Ruth and five children during the general election. Frame three is of Kirk speaking with his campaign team.

Date 1969-12-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Roger Drayton, MP for St Albans

Frames one and two are of the MP for St Albans and Squadron-Leader Roger P. B. Drayton following the results of the general election. He is pictured with his sisters in frame one, Mrs E. Adamson (left...

Date 1969-12-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Labour MP Bruce Barclay and family

Group shots of Mr Bruce Barclay, Labour MP for Christchurch Central, with his family at their home. Pictured are, from left, Carolyn (step-daughter), Mrs J. G. Barclay (mother), Mr J. G. Barclay...

Date 1969-12-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

The 50 guilty people

Poster protesting against the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. Poster features 50 black and white portrait photographs of New Zealand National Party MPs including their...

Date 1981
Format Poster
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters

The opening of the permanent outlet to Lake Ellesmere

Newspaper caption: The formal opening of the permanent outlet to Lake Ellesmere by the Hon. T. Y. Duncan, Minister of Lands, was attended by about 70 officials and invited guests.

Date 1904
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The ministerial party

Newspaper caption: Progress of the Midland Railway: celebrating the driving of the Arthur's Pass tunnel. Standing: Messrs Henry J. Marriner (Chairman Railway Committee, Canterbury Chamber of Commerce)...

Date 1918-08-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Opening of the Halswell swimming pool

Views of the opening of the Halswell swimming pool. [Frames 26a, 27a and 28a] MP for Wigram M. A. Connelly holding Paul McCarthy in his arms and throwing him in the pool, making him its first official...

Date 1971-12-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Labour MPs at Empire Rubber Mills

Views of Mr R. J. Tizard, Mr W. W. Freer, Mr T. M. McGuigan, Mr R. P. B. Drayton (Labour members of Parliament) with Mr S. M. Betty, general manager of Empire Rubber Mills at Empire Rubber Mills.

Date 1972-04-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Sir Arthur Porritt and Norman Kirk at St Bede’s College

[Frames 19 and 20] Governor-General Sir Arthur Porritt standing next to a tree he planted at St Bede’s College to commemorate the school’s diamond anniversary. Students and staff look on. [Frame 21...

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

MP visit to Burwood Hospital

Labour MPs Mrs M Batchelor and Mr M. K. Moore visiting Burwood hospital being shown a defibrillator. By Mr P. Balcombe assistant principal nurse.

Date 1981-03-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Norman Kirk visiting Addington Prison

Photos of the Leader of the Opposition, Norman Kirk, inspecting the Addington Prison yard. [Frame 4a] Mr Kirk walking with R. M. Hall, chief prison officer.

Date 1971-09-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

I. G. B. Wilson

Portraits of I. G. B. Wilson, National Party candidate for Christchurch, sat on the corner of High Street and Hereford Street with the Fisher's building in the background.

Date 1981-07-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips