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Typhoon the tiger and Miss Caroline Bay winners

Barbara Cunningham, Lesley Steel, and a tiger handler in a car with Typhoon the tiger at the show grounds of the Moscow Circus in Hagley Park.

Date 1974-01-03
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1974 Christchurch Star negative strips

NZ Signal corps

A group of six New Zealand signal corps inside their tent prior to going on night duty at Kimberley in Selwyn District during the Second World War.

Date 1940 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Christchurch Star photographs

Girl Guides erecting a tent

Girl Guides erecting a tent in a paddock in Brookside as part of a residential training camp where attendees leave basic survival skills. Pictured from left are Susan Cook, Susan Latimer and Jackie...

Date 1981-01-23
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

Camping at the Rawhiti Domain

[Frames 33 and 34] Arthur Elliott with his children, Paul and Tania, camping at the Rawhiti Domain. [Frames 35 and 36] Views of the camping at the Rawhiti Domain.

Date 1972-12-30
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

Wallaby shooting at Waihao River

"Joe McKee, Con McKee, Owen McKee and Greg McKee wallaby shooting up the Waihao River 1908." - Contributor's note.

Date 1908
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Student teachers overnight camp

Student teachers, from left, Barry Garland, Thomas Laffey, John Davidson and John Brickell camping outside the Christchurch Teachers College to ensure they got to be the first to enrol on Teachers...

Date 1977-09-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1977 Christchurch Star photographs

Protest camp, Aramoana

Campground for campaigners protesting against the proposed Aramoana aluminium smelter.

Date 1981-03-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star photographs

A trip to the Midland Railway Works

Newspaper caption: (1) A group of co-operative labourers outside No. 3 Tunnel. (2) The extreme point of civilisation. This tent is situated at Broken River and is the furthest from headquarters (3) A...

Date 1901
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The Government camp at Broken River

Newspaper caption: A trip to the Midland Railway Works: Springfield to Broken River. It was here the party stayed the night. The camp is used by the Engineer and his assistants, when doing work on the...

Date 1901
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The Hon. E. C. J. Stevens speaking at the luncheon

Newspaper caption: In proposing the toast of "Mr Lowrie," Mr Stevens said:-- As regards the College, the farm and all the surroundings, the Board were thoroughly satisfied in every respect, and they...

Date 1908
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Farmers' Day at Canterbury Agricultural College

Newspaper caption: Farmers' day at Lincoln College has become a popular annual fixture, which enables those who take an interest in the advancement of agriculture in the provincial district to mark...

Date 1908-12-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Waimakariri Gorge where surveys are now being made

Newspaper caption: [1] View from camp, showing dam site in middle distance, and in the foreground the Midland Railway. [2] The pontoon anchored in the river: drilling in done from the pontoon to get...

Date 1923
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Seventh-Day Adventist Church conference venue

Views of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church conference set-up at Pascoe Park, Chaneys. Frames one and two include Pastor J. H. Wade, president of the South New Zealand Conference of the Seventh-Day...

Date 1969-12-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Women's Royal Army Corps members at camp in Staveley

Members of the Women's Royal Army Corps participating in a boot camp at Staveley. Frames two and three are of, from left, Wendy Allison, Henrietta Renshaw and Susan Swann doing map reading.

Date 1970-02-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Women's Royal Army Corps members at camp in Staveley

Members of the Women's Royal Army Corps participating in a boot camp at Staveley. Frame three is of, from left, Leah Campbell, Suzanne Parkinson and Bronwyn Lamb setting up camp with Helen McCowell...

Date 1970-02-27
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips