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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

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

Victoria Square by Night

Victoria Square by night, with statue of Queen Victoria. Looking at the Armagh Street frontage of Hay's department store that evolved into Farmers, then was later demolished for an apartment building...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Statue on the front grounds of St John of God,Halswell

Statue and steps on the front grounds of St John of God at 12 Nash Road, Halswell.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Ellenor Waters

Victoria Square from the Town Hall

View from Christchurch Town Hall looking across Victoria Square towards the Captain James Cook and Queen Victoria Statues and across to the intersection of Colombo Street and Armagh Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Cathedral Square Robert Godley statue "Innocence reflected"

Rear view of the Robert Godley statue in Cathedral Square with ChristChurch Cathedral behind. Several children are playing on and around the statue.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Canterbury Museum

This photo shows the Rolleston Avenue frontage and main entrance to Canterbury Museum as it looked in May 1976. The entrance to the Botanic Gardens is at the left hand side. Note the statue of William...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Scott Statue, Corner of Oxford Terrace & Worcester Street, 1950s

Scott's statue; black and white photo found amongst photos (with others) being thrown away by a family in Auckland. A member of the family had studied here in Christchurch during the 50s / 60s.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2014 Photo Hunt

Bowker Fountain and Cook statue

The Bowker Fountain and statue of Captain James Cook in Victoria Square looking across Colombo Street towards Victoria Street.

Date 1941-12-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Star photographs

Botanic Gardens towards the Curator's House

View of the Christchurch Botanic Gardens looking parallel to Rolleston Avenue towards the William Sefton Moorhouse statue and the Curator's house.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Botanic Gardens after snow

View of the Botanic Gardens after snowfall, looking towards the William Sefton Moorhouse statue and Curator's House with Rolleston Avenue behind.

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Specimen trees at eastern end of Botanic Gardens

Specimen trees at eastern end of the Botanic Gardens near Rolleston Avenue. To the right is the William Sefton Moorhouse statue, with the School of Arts buildings in the background across Rolleston...

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Specimen trees at eastern end of Botanic Gardens

Specimen tree in eastern end of the Botanic Gardens. To the right is the William Sefton Moorhouse with the intersection of Rolleston Avenue and Hereford Street in the background and the School of...

Date 1900 to 1907
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Seagull on the base of John Robert Godley's statue

The statue of John Robert Godley fell off it's base during the February 2011 earthquake. This seagull found it to be the perfect resting place.

Date 2014-01-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt