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Port Hills

A couple standing on top of a rock on the Port Hills. Quail Island/Ōtamahua is in the background.

Date 1919 to 1920
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

William Wraght of Dunsandel

"Father with the first ‘binder’ in Dunsandel. Father is William Wraght and are on “Greensfield” Farm. This machine cut the grain and tied it. The grain was then stacked (grain in, stalks out) as...

Date 1922 to 1923
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Greensfield Farm in Dunsandel

"Great grandfather and Grandfather with the horses at “Greensfield” Farm at Dunsandel." - Contributor's note.

Date 1922 to 1923
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Graduation celebration with family

"After a drink at Bailie’s in the Square, celebrating my Bachelor’s Graduation with my Dad. An idyllic Christchurch day with the Cathedral and a tram in the background." - Contributors note.

Date 1999-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Christchurch Central Fire Brigade Family Christmas Picnic

"Christchurch Central Fire brigade annual family Christmas Picnic. The children would get to go for a ride on the fire engine. Fireman Len Corner is in the front, middle with his daughter Marie Corner...

Date 1953-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Lynda Sadler’s grandmother, Edith and father, George

“Edith and George. My grandmother and father in the square. Edith worked at the spa milk bar opposite Ballantynes, she was there during the fire offering tea and comfort. Today is George's 92 birthday...

Date 1944 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Auction at South Island bloodstock sale

[Frames 15 and 16] Mr and Mrs Les Ling with Gary Lee at the the South Island bloodstock sale. [Frames 17 and 18] Auctioneer Peter Kelly standing beside Dave Clarkson at the South Island bloodstock...

Date 1973-08-07
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips

T. Dawson holding a telephone

Consumers’ Institute complaints and advisory officer, T. Dawson holding a telephone.

Date 1973-08-06
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips

C & J Colville Plumbers and Drainlayers

"C & J Colville Plumbers and Drainlayers building and staff at 28-30 Cathedral Square around 1905. In 1919 the building was sold to the transport board and Colvilles moved to Cambridge Terrace, in...

Date 1905 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

H. G. Hay, Ray Garrett and Max Busby with raffles

Town Hall Board chairman H. G. Hay, with Ray Garrett and Max Busby holding tickets for the Lions Club Town Hall organ raffle.

Date 1973-04-30
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips

Eric Ashby portraits

Portraits of former chairman of the British Royal Comission on Environmental Pollution, Eric Ashby, sitting in a chair.

Date 1973-05-01
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips

J. A. Perkins portraits

Portraits of J. A. Perkins, founder and chairman of the International Council for Education.

Date 1973-05-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lance Heaphy portraits

Portraits of Lance Heaphy, great-nephew of Charles Heaphy.

Date 1973-10-04
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips