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Methodist Central Mission's Goodwill Warehouse opening

Manager, Mrs Averil Minifie, holding up clothing for sale on opening day of the Methodist Central Mission's Goodwill Warehouse at 557 Colombo Street. Customers looking at clothes are visible in the...

Date 1981-09-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Sister Eleanor Capper at Marian College

Marian College principal, Sister Eleanor Capper, in the new school grounds. Behind her is the old Louisson homestead.

Date 1981-09-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

School children singing

Children practising choir singing at the Town Hall.

Date 1981-09-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

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

Artist Paul Johns at the Brooke-Gifford gallery

Paul Johns, artist, posing in front of his portraits of businesswoman Barbara Lee at the Brooke Gifford gallery at 112 Manchester Street.

Date 1981-09-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Southern Grain Spirits gin still

A copper gin still imported from the United Kingdom being lifted into place at Southern Grain Spirits, Kaiapoi - the South Island's first gin distillery.

Date 1981-09-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Final test, Rally, Sat. Sept. 12

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. Poster features black text on pale background. Full text: ‘Final test, Rally, Sat. Sept...

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

All out against Boks, Sept 12

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 South African Springbok rugby tour of New Zealand. Poster features black text in capitals on pale background. Full text: ‘All out against...

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

Canterbury v Manawatu rugby match

Scenes during gameplay of a Canterbury v Manawatu rugby match at Lancaster Park. Frame one is of Craig Green of Canterbury with the ball with Jim Bryson of Manawatu behind and Jock Hobbs of Canterbury...

Date 1981-09-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Canterbury v Manawatu rugby match

Scenes during gameplay of a Canterbury v Manawatu rugby match at Lancaster Park. Frame two features Albert Anderson and Don Hayes both of Canterbury. Frame three is of Ken Granger of Manawatu with the...

Date 1981-09-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Former Normal School building

Exterior of the former Normal School building on the corner of Kilmore Street and Montreal Street in central Christchurch. Standing in front of the building is Mr C. J. Berryman, a developer, who...

Date 1981-09-25
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Recycling truck in Hoon Hay

Views of recycling collecting trucks as part of a new recycling programme in Hoon Hay by Christchurch City Council to collect recycling on a weekly basis from residents.

Date 1981-09-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

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

Opening of the Kokiri Centre for Māori carving and arts and crafts

Mr R. Sterling (right) and E. Manihera, the last elder of the Tuhoe outside the Kokiri Centre for Māori carving and arts and crafts at the Nga Hau E Wha National Marae at 250 Pages Road. Mr Sterling...

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

Larry Devlin playing golf

Scenes of Larry Devlin, a auctioneer from Rangiora, playing golf. Larry has just turned 90 and despite only having one arm, has been playing golf for over half of his life.

Date 1981-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Larry Devlin playing golf

Scenes of Larry Devlin, a auctioneer from Rangiora, playing golf. Larry has just turned 90 and despite only having one arm, has been playing golf for over half of his life.

Date 1981-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Larry Devlin playing golf

Scenes of Larry Devlin, a auctioneer from Rangiora, playing golf. Larry has just turned 90 and despite only having one arm, has been playing golf for over half of his life.

Date 1981-09-17
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Elmwood Normal School students

Views of students from Elmwood Normal School with paintings they have received from students at Tokushima Primary School in Japan. The schools are communicating with each other by sending pictures.

Date 1981-09-29
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips