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Helen de Beer with tufting gun

Helen de Beer using a Hoffmann tufting gun at the Shirley carpet shop of her father, Frank de Beer.

Date 1980-09-22
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1980 Christchurch Star photographs

Windsor House dining room

Dining room at Windsor House home for the aged at 47 New Brighton Road in Shirley shortly prior to opening.

Date 1959-11-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1950s Christchurch Star photographs

Bowling championship at Shirley

Views of the national fours championship at Shirley. Pictured in frame 4 are G.H. Jolly and L.C. Lindley.

Date 1970-01-10
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

New Zealand bowling pairs championship

Views of the New Zealand bowling pairs championship at Shirley. Pictured in frame 3 is Bob McDonald.

Date 1970-01-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

National singles bowls championship

Views of the national singles bowls championship at Shirley. Pictured in frame 3 is Gordon Jolly and in frame 4 are Phil Skoglund and Gordon Jolly.

Date 1970-01-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

New Zealand singles bowling tournament, Shirley

Scenes of A. B. McKinnell and his opponent R. A. Stringer (frame 2) participating in the New Zealand singles bowling tournament at the Shirley bowing green.

Date 1969-12-29
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Windsor House Home for the Elderly in Shirley

The Governor General, Sir Arthur Porritt meeting residents, admiring the statue of 'Knitting Girl' and unveiling a plaque to commemorate 10 years since the Windsor House home for the elderly opened in...

Date 1969-11-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Dorothy Croucher in the mobile library

A library customer, Dorothy Croucher, collecting books during a visit to the mobile library on Marshlands Road in Shirley.

Date 1976-05-29
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Christchurch Star photographs

Knitting for the Front statue at Windsor House Home for the Elderly in Shirley

View of the 'Knitting for the Front' (known as Knitting Girl) statue at Windsor House Home for the Elderly in Shirley. The statue is owned by the Canterbury Society of Arts on indefinite loan to...

Date 1969-12-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Windsor House Home for the Elderly in Shirley

The Governor General, Sir Arthur Porritt meeting residents and admiring the statue of 'Knitting Girl' on the grounds of Windsor House home for the elderly in Shirley during a visit to commemorate 10...

Date 1969-11-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Coin fundraiser at Banks Avenue Primary School

Banks Avenue Primary School pupils spelling out the word "hope" with coins on their school playground for Operation Hope, a fundraiser for Ethiopians. Pictured, from left, Perry Lorier, Steven Magrath...

Date 1985-03-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Christchurch Star photographs

Christchurch Golf Club Christmas tournament

Various golfers participating in the Christchurch Golf Club Christmas tournament at Shirley golf course. Frames three and four feature Ian Dobson.

Date 1969-12-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christchurch Golf Club Christmas tournament

Various golfers participating in the Christchurch Golf Club Christmas tournament at Shirley golf course. Frame two features Ian Dobson.

Date 1969-12-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

St Saviour's Orphanage outing

St Saviour's Orphanage outing on Stranges Pantechnicon Contributor's comment: "where was OSH?"

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Iona Lawson and Adrienne Todd competing in golf tournament

Golfers Iona Lawson and Adrienne Todd competing in the Cowlishaw Cup golf tournament at the Christchurch Golf Club’s Shirley course on 16 September 1970.

Date 1970-09-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Shirley Wines

Views of the interior of Shirley Wines. [Frame 5] An employee assists a customer with a bottle of wine. [Frame 6] Displays of various types of wine.

Date 1970-10-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

BNZ senior mathematics competition

A group of students at Shirley Boys High School participating in the BNZ senior mathematics competition organised by the Canterbury Mathematical Association.

Date 1983-08-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs