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Children with Care Bears

Cheer Bear with children holding Care Bear toys at Toyworld, Riccarton Mall. Front row, Joanne Gibbons, Jessica Carson, Dawn Partridge; second row, Kym Garth, Adrienne Henry; back row, Cousin Maria...

Date 1986-08-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Tudor-style Dolls House

Close up of a Tudor-style dolls house with furnishings.

Date 1983-07-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Master Bearman who fell down a well recently

Newspaper caption: The five year old son of Mr and Mrs H. Bearman, of Christchurch, had a wonderful escape from death during the recent holidays. The child had been taken to stay with some relatives...

Date 1909
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Christmas party at the Cerebral Palsy School

Children at the Cerebral Palsy School on Worcester Street during their Christmas party at which gifts were given out by members of the Corporals' Club. Frame one features seven-year-old Julie.

Date 1969-12-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

McKenzies, Ltd. staff packing Christmas presents

A group of three staff members from McKenzies Ltd. packing Christmas present orders. Pictured are, from left, Mrs C. M. Daniel, Mrs B. Matthews and Mrs Y. Birch.

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

St Joseph's Orphanage spending spree

Malcolm Ross of St Joseph's Orphanage in a department store in Christchurch considering how to spend his $2, donated by the Christchurch Jaycees.

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

Sorting Christmas presents at ChristChurch Cathedral

A group sorting and packing donated presents, which were left under the Christmas tree at ChristChurch Cathedral, to be sent as gifts to children in South Korea. Pictured sorting the gifts in the...

Date 1969-12-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1969 Christchurch Star negative strips

Martin's Toyworld, Northlands

Close-up of a child on a bicycle with training wheels alongside shelves of Transformers and Garfield toys at Martin's Toyworld, Northlands Shopping Centre, Papanui.

Date 1986-05-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1986 Christchurch Star photographs

Miss Collins, Glenalvon, May 1902

Miss Collins holding a doll, seated on a wicker seat by the veranda of Glenalvon Private Hotel, Symonds Street, Auckland.

Date unspecified day in 1902-05
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Mrs. B[?] Collins, Glenalvon, May 1902

Woman and girl, possibly in grounds of Glenalvon Private Hotel, Symonds Street, Auckland. Girl holds a doll and is seated on a park bench.

Date unspecified day in 1902-05
Format Glass plate negative
Resource Type Image
Collection Samuel Anstey collection

Tony Harvey with model train

Views of Tony Harvey, age 5, with model trains at his home in Upper Riccarton. Tony ran away from home and was found in Tinwald Domain before being returned to his parents.

Date 1970-02-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Tony Harvey with model train

Views of Tony Harvey, age 5, with model trains at his home in Upper Riccarton. Tony ran away from home and was found in Tinwald Domain before being returned to his parents.

Date 1970-02-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Tony Harvey with model train

Views of Tony Harvey, age 5, with model trains at his home in Upper Riccarton. Tony ran away from home and was found in Tinwald Domain before being returned to his parents.

Date 1970-02-23
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Christmas in the backyard

A family Christmas in our back yard in Opawa. I am showing off my new scooter, my sister Jenny has a cane dolls pram and my cousin Wayne has a carpentry set. I can't see what his brother Chris has. My...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Jaycee Wives annual shopping spree

Sandra Savage and Tony Edwards with toys at DIC Beaths as part of the Jaycee Wives annual shopping spree. A group of children were given some money and taken to the toy department to choose a...

Date 1983-12-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Christchurch Star photographs

Martin's Toys and Hobbies store Christmas stock

Interior of Martins Toys and Hobbies store in Northlands Shopping Centre during the unpacking of Christmas toy stock for a pre-Christmas layby sale. Boxes of Star Wars and Cat's Eye toys are in the...

Date 1979-10-11
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Christchurch Star photographs

Action figure paste-ups - Star Wars line up art

Temporary street art by Mark Catley, BNZ building, Cathedral Square, depicting the Kenner action figures from the original Star Wars trilogy. Pictured, from left to right, are Admiral Ackbar, Greedo...

Date 2015-05-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection

Keeping a sense of humour about yet more liquefaction?

After the 13 June 2011 follow-up earthquake (6.0 magnitude), another massive wave of liquefaction silt appeared on our Avonside properties - even more than after Feb 2011 quake, in many cases.

Date
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Anna Stevens collection