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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?

Teddy bear arrives at airport

Views of flight attendant, Adrienne Alexander, with a six foot teddy bear at Christchurch Airport.

Date 1970-11-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

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 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

Keri Price with Christmas presents

A child, Keri Price, holding Christmas presents including a DIC bag with a teddy bear inside.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Santa Claus and Mr Crunchy at the Starlets’ Christmas party

Views of the Starlets Christmas party at the Repertory Theatre. [Frame 25] Unidentified child and Father Christmas. [Frame 26] Two unidentified children hugging Mr Crunchy, the giant teddy bear.

Date 1971-12-04
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Annual Starlets’ Christmas party

Views of the Starlets Christmas party at the Repertory Theatre. [Frames 22 and 23] A crowd of children and Father Christmas standing outside the Repertory Theatre waving goodbye. [Frame 24] Ann...

Date 1971-12-04
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Festival of the North Canterbury Machine Knitters Society

Karen Bruce, one of the organisers of the festival of the North Canterbury Machine Knitters Society, with winning soft toys at the festival in the Horticultural Hall.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 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

Alison Comfort with the The Merrie-Midgets puppet troop

The Merrie-Midgets were a puppet show hand-crafted, built and performed by the Comfort family. Alison Comfort with characters from The Merrie-Midgets puppet troop; clowns Hooke and Snivy, and...

Date unspecified year in 1960
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Owen Crump and Santa Bear

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

Date 1988-11-25
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

"Walking Talking Teddy Bears"

Stephen Hammar, Jan Atkinson and Jo Powney dance while dressed as teddy bears.

Date 1989-01-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Star photographs