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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

Waterworks shift engineer Mr J. Taylor

Interior of the water pumping station at 54 Colombo Street with waterworks shift engineer Mr J Taylor sat at his desk. Behind him are various pieces of equipment used at the pumping station.

Date 1979-12-15
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Somerfield Primary School

Hayden Dyer, 5, being shown around the classrooms of Somerfield Primary School by the first three day students to attend the school, from left, Mrs Rosanowski, Fred Bearne and Myrtle Lester (nee...

Date 1979-12-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Fire damaged chicken pen and tool shed

Burnt-out chicken pen and tool shed at 32 Somerfield Street. [Frame 31a] William Nixon inspects the damaged shed. [Frame 29a] Unidentified woman.

Date 1970-10-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Selwyn Street house

Power pole outside house on Selwyn Street.

Date 1931-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection MED Historical Photographs

Grave of early Indian settlers

"The headstone marking the graves of Wuzerah and Kulloo in Sydenham Cemetery. Both were from India and worked for John Cracroft Wilson at his estate in Cashmere." - Contributor's note

Date 2020-10-16
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Rex Doughty judging the Barrabands at the National Cage Show

Rex Doughty of New Plymouth judging Barraband birds, a type of parakeet from Australia, in cages at the National Cage Show at Pioneer Stadium, Somerfield.

Date 1990-07-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Demolition work underway in Somerfield Street

Southern Demolition truck and digger at work on site at 146 Somerfield Street. Looking towards Good Life Cafe on corner of Somerfield and Strickland streets.

Date 2011-05-24
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Michael Williams earthquake collection

More FM Hot air balloon

A More FM hot air balloon over houses and parkland in Somerfield with the Port Hills in the background.

Date unspecified year in 1990
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

More FM Hot air balloon

A More FM hot air balloon over houses, taken at an intersection in Somerfield.

Date unspecified year in 1990
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

Angela Malloch models ski sportswear

Angela Malloch from Pieters Model Agency, modelling ski sportswear during the New Zealand Ski Industry Trade Fair at Pioneer Stadium.

Date 1988-10-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Christchurch Star photographs

Master carver Pat Mulcahy

Carver Pat Mulcahy in his workshop working on a carving of a tuatara. Chisels and carving tools hang on a wall behind him.

Date 1972-04-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christopher Lewis

Portraits of Christopher Lewis who plays Pinocchio in the Canterbury Children's Theatre performance.

Date 1971-05-14
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Book sale at Pioneer Stadium

Customers browsing at the Canterbury Public Library book sale at Pioneer Stadium.

Date 1991-09-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Christchurch Star photographs

Asian students at Cashmere High School

Cashmere High School Asian students with a traditional meal prepared to share with fellow students, and Malaysian student Sow Kee Yap.

Date 1971-08-12
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips