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People at the beach double exposure

Double exposure. One image shows three people swimming in the ocean at an unidentified beach. Image two shows a woman walking beside the ocean at an unidentified beach.

Date 1936 (year uncertain; year approximate)
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Vinicombe family collection

Frank Vinicombe with four people in the ocean

Frank Vinicombe with two men and two women posing in the waves of an unidentified beach on Banks Peninsula.

Date 1936 (year uncertain; year approximate)
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Vinicombe family collection

Splash from jumping in water

A splash from someone jumping in the Ashley River. Doreen and Audrey Vinicombe are visible on the river bank in the background.

Date 1936 (year uncertain; year approximate)
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Vinicombe family collection

Gift of swimming towels

Presentation of towels to New Zealand Commonwealth Games swimmers at Wharenui Swimming Pool. Pictured are Mark Treffers, Susan Hunter, Jaynie Parkhouse, Sharon Simmons, John Coutts, and Pic Parkhouse.

Date 1974-03-30
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

Parkhouse School of Swimming event

Female swimmers participating in a swimming event and sitting by the poolside at the Parkhouse School of Swimming.

Date 1969-11-29
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

The swimming Pool

Photograph published without additional caption.

Date 1909
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Opening of the Halswell swimming pool

Views of the opening of the Halswell swimming pool. [Frames 26a, 27a and 28a] MP for Wigram M. A. Connelly holding Paul McCarthy in his arms and throwing him in the pool, making him its first official...

Date 1971-12-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Halswell swimming pool’s official opening

Views of the opening of the Halswell swimming pool. [Frames 30a, 31a, 32a and 33a] Children sitting by the edge of the pool. [Frame 34a] Seated crowd of adults at the Halswell swimming pool. [Frame...

Date 1971-12-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Three children in tracksuits

Three unidentified children dressed in track suits kneeling in a row. Badges on two of the track suits appear to be for swimming clubs: ‘Wharenui’ and ‘Sockburn Park A.S.C’.

Date 1970-12-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Swimmer Shirley Thomson

Swimmer Shirley Thomson in the preliminaries of the national age group swimming competition at North Beach pool.

Date 1971-01-30
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

“Junior Olympics” at Wharenui Pool

Photographs of unidentified children swimming at Wharenui Pool as part of its “Junior Olympics”. [Frame 23] Fay Diskin competing in the under-13 girls’ 100 metres free-style.

Date 1971-03-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips