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Jean Foote holding two teddy bears

Jean Foote holding two “Paddington Bear” teddy bears brought back from Europe.

Date 1973-09-05
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star negative strips

George Manning Home for the Elderly craft group

Members of the Craft group with their crafts at the George Manning Home for the Elderly in Spreydon. Pictured are, from left, Mrs D. Newton, Mrs D. Greig, Mrs A. Bullen and Mrs V. Piper.

Date 1982-10-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Christchurch Star photographs

Teddy Bears!

Do you remember the teddy bears' picnic in Hagley Park? Go on a bear hunt through our collection! How many Santa Bears do you recognise?

Donations for Romanian orphans

Steven Gale with donations collected for Romanian orphans at the Linwood New World Supermarket.

Date 1990-06-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1990 Christchurch Star photographs

COVID-19 Baby Bears' Bubble

"A collection of tiny teddy bears hung outside in a waterproof 'bubble' during the first COVID-19 lockdown. Many displayed soft toys so that their neighbours would have something to spot on their...

Date 2020-04-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

COVID-19 Waving Teddy

"A waving teddy bear in an upstairs window, during the first COVID 19 lockdown...This one was extra special because the owner had motorised the arm such that it waved back and forth to the passers-by...

Date 2020-04-18
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2020 Photo Hunt

Jason Ferguson with his teddy bear

Portraits of Jason Ferguson with his teddy bear that nearly kill him.

Date 1971-12-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Stuart Branch with Aviator Bear

A child, Stuart Branch, getting a hug and a toy Aviator Bear from Farmers Department Store during a visit by Aviator Bear to the children's ward at Christchurch Hospital.

Date 1989-12-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Starlets enjoying Christmas Party activities

[Frame 4a] Children eating and drinking at the Starlets Christmas Party in Abberley Park. [Frame 5a] Michael Anngow drinking bottle of squash. [Frames 6a and 7a] Children looking at giant teddy bear....

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

Arts Festival events at Canterbury Public Library

Canterbury Public library staff member, Pat Smith, with a selection of toys made available for people to play with during the Christchurch Arts Festival.

Date 1978-02-27
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1978 Christchurch Star photographs