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Keeping cool at the Town Hall

Views of Willie Wilson being doused with water at the Town Hall site.

Date 1970-01-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Woman on the beach

An unidentified woman relaxing on the beach and in sand dunes.

Date 1969-12-13
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Woman in the sea

An unidentified woman in the water with a harpoon. Frame three is of the same woman on the beach with the harpoon.

Date 1969-12-13
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Physical education students at Centennial Swimming Pool

Two physical education students during the summer holidays relaxing by the Centennial Swimming Pool on Armagh Street. Pictured are, from left, Jackie Fisher and Suzanne Smythe.

Date 1969-12-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Physical education students at Centennial Swimming Pool

Two physical education students during the summer holidays relaxing by the Centennial Swimming Pool on Armagh Street. Pictured are, from left, Jackie Fisher and Suzanne Smythe.

Date 1969-12-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

At the Races

A woman relaxing by her car on the grounds of Addington Raceway,

Date 1969-12-20
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Cooling off in the backyard

Myself (in the middle) with a friend and my little sister Jenny on the right. Mum looking on from the doorway. Dad has rigged up the hose to the clothesline so that we can cool off in our togs. I can...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Summer day at Pines Beach

Typical Christchurch summer day at Pines Beach. Blue sky, scattered cloud, easterly coming off the sea. My brothers and sisters and their families making castles in the sand. Who is having more fun -...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Sumner one summer day

My mother (born in 1919) is second from the left, and her two older brothers are at either end of the group. A cousin is next to her. This was taken at Sumner one summer day.

Date unspecified year in 1920
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

The new Christmas bike

My older brother teaching our niece to ride the new bike she got for Christmas. Typical scene of family life where someone has to run behind the bike & hold it up until the niece gets the hang of it...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Mini-golf at Spencer Park

Spencer Park Domain, Family mini-gold competition. Old style mini-golf course. Short shorts, towelling hats, men and boys with no shirts.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Family picnic at Pines Beach

Family picnic at Pines beach. Folding chairs and stools, chilly bins, car rugs, floppy towelling hats, high chairs of wood, plastic potty at the ready! Thermos flask. Griffins sampler biscuit box...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt