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Dix Company, July 1905

Five women in canoes on the Avon River including Miss Lena Henricks (front), Miss Bransander (centre) and Misses Hamilton (left and right). In the background is the Botanic Gardens footbridge with...

Date unspecified day in 1905-07
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Bellen and Misses Gallatley, Stephenson Company, November 1904

Mr Bellen with two of the Gallatley sisters of Stephenson’s Dramatic Company in a rowboat and a canoe on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge. In the background figures are seated on the...

Date unspecified day in 1904-11
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Mr. Brahin and Miss Mitchell, Stephenson Company, November 1904

Mr. Brahin and Miss Phyllis Mitchell of Stephenson’s Dramatic Company in a rowboat on the Avon River near the Botanic Gardens footbridge.

Date unspecified day in 1904-11
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Heathcote River gas pipe petition

R. H. Stillwell reads a petition against the gas pipe that crosses the Heathcote River by Ashgrove Terrace. He is listened to by by the city engineer, P. G. Scoular, and councillors N. V. Cowles, and...

Date 1970-10-13
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pollution from fellmongery

Pollution from a fellmongery in a tributary of the Kaiapoi River.

Date 1970-11-09
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Iosefa Family at Hanmer

Sean Iosefa sitting in the Hanmer River. With Leua Iosefa, Penina Iosefa, Yasmin Iosefa, Zachary Ioane, Jan-Hai Iosefa, and Sene Ioane building a dam in the background.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Talanoa I Measina

River and riverbank

View along a river with trees and shrubs along the riverbank.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Historical Christchurch images

Ōtākaro/Avon River

Ōtākaro meanders its way from a spring source in Avonhead in the West, through Ilam, Riccarton, Fendalton and Hagley Park, through the city then through Avonside, Dallington, Avondale and Aranui in...

Heathcote River

Originally a source of mahinga kai for Waitaha, Ngāti Māmoe and Ngāi Tahu, the Ōpāwaho-Heathcote River is one of two significant rivers in the city of Christchurch. Explore a selection of photographs...

Waimakariri River

With its head in the Southern Alps, the Waimakariri River meanders down from the mountains and across the plains north of Christchurch before meeting the Pacific Ocean. The river is a popular location...

Fishing on the river and beach

Scenes of children with fishing nets on a beach at low tide and people fishing in a river.

Date 1970-10-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

New Brighton from Richmond Hill

View across to New Brighton Pier and Pegasus Bay taken from Richmond Hill. The Waimakariri River is visible in the background.

Date 2004 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Milly Hopkins collection

Plan showing position of Arthur's Pass Tunnel

Newspaper caption: The tunnel, for which the contract has just been let to Messrs J. McLean and Sons for £599,794, will be 17 feet high, 15 feet wide, and 5 miles 25 chains 12 feet in length. It will...

Date 1907
Format Illustration
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press