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Cars queuing at Lyttelton tunnel

A queue of vehicles by the entrance to the Lyttelton tunnel. The tunnel was closed due to the annual spring cycle allowing cyclists through instead of vehicles. One man waves a fist in frustration of...

Date 1981-09-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Bread shortage

Views of the empty shelves during the bread shortage due to a bakers dispute.

Date 1972-12-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Barclay Cinema

A group of children queuing outside the Barclay Cinema on Papanui Road, on the corner with Horner Street in Papanui, for the Saturday matinee performance.

Date 1975-04-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Christchurch Star photographs

Lottery queue on Colombo Street

People queuing for the fourth Mammoth Kiwi lottery along Colombo Street near the intersection with Victoria Street. In the background is the entrance to the Federal Hotel.

Date 1965-04-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Visiting Santa Claus

Queues of children and parents waiting to see Santa Claus at the children's entertainment area, on the roof of Haywrights store.

Date 1969-12-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Visiting Santa Claus

Queues of children and parents waiting to see Santa Claus at the children's entertainment area, on the roof of Haywrights store. Frame one is a close-up of the Santa the children are waiting to see.

Date 1969-12-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

First New Zealand Mounted Rifles in camp at Burnham

Newspaper caption: (1) A queue of men lined up to receive their dinner rations. (2) The morning toilet. (3) Mess orderlies waiting with their dixies at the cook house. (4) Trooper H. Neale, "C"...

Date 1926
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Unemployment benefit applicants

A queue of people waiting to apply for unemployment benefit at the Labour Department office in Cathedral Square.

Date 1988-07-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Savoy cinema queue in Cathedral Square

Children and parents lining up outside the Savoy Theatre in Cathedral Square to get in to see Walt Disney's movie The Shaggy Dog.

Date 1979-05-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Japanese noodle advert queue

People queuing for place in a Japanese noodle advert along Colombo Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1984 Christchurch Star photographs

Effects of bus drivers' strike

Views of people queuing at taxi stands in Cathedral Square during the bus drivers' strike.

Date 1970-07-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Effects of bus drivers' strike

Views of people queuing at taxi stands in Cathedral Square during the bus drivers' strike.

Date 1970-07-22
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Queue at the Hereford Street National Bank

The single teller queue in operation at the Hereford Street National Bank shortly after its introduction.

Date 1974-09-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star photographs

Queue for My Fair lady tickets

People queuing for tickets for My Fair Lady on the footpath in Gloucester Street outside the Theatre Royal. The girl reading at right was the first outside the theatre at 4.45am.

Date 1962-01-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1960 - 1964 Christchurch Star photographs