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Vegetable protein for Vietnam

Betty Pearson (left) and Louise Callander of the Save the Children Fund with textured vegetable protein destined for aid in Vietnam. The packages are to be flown on a Hercules flight from Wigram to...

Date 1975-04-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1975 Star photographs

Tipped truck on St Asaph Street

Views of a truck that tipped onto its side whilst unloading a fork-lift truck on St Asaph Street.

Date 1970-02-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Intersection of Colombo and Hereford Streets

Scene of a traffic jam at the intersection between Colombo Street and Hereford Street, looking towards Cathedral Square.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Star Photographs

Boiler destined for Lyttelton

A section of a boiler constructed by Andersons Engineering being transported over Evans Pass Road to Lyttelton.

Date 1981-10-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Star photographs

Removing the lid of number 6 petrol tank

Hydraulic cranes being used to remove the perimeter of the lid of the number 6 petrol storage tank at Lyttelton after it exploded as a result of faulty equipment.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1985 Star photographs

Filming a traffic safety film

Roadshow 82 traffic safety filming on Harper Avenue showing a simulated collision between a Mini and a truck.

Date 1982-01-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Mini for Roadshow 82

A front end loader carrying a mini for use in the filming the road safety film, Roadshow 82, on Harper Avenue.

Date 1982-01-30
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Site of former Langford House

The site of the former Langford House, a former residential care home, following demolition works at 20 Battersea Street on the corner with Durham Street in Sydenham.

Date 1982-10-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

Intersection of Colombo and Hereford Streets

Scene of a traffic jam at the intersection between Colombo Street and Hereford Street, looking towards Cathedral Square.

Date 1970-02-28
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Tipped truck on St Asaph Street

Views of a truck that tipped onto its side whilst unloading a fork-lift truck on St Asaph Street.

Date 1970-02-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Skellerup Industries Ltd, Rotocure truck

A subsidiary of Skellerup Industries Ltd, Rotocure, truck transporting butylclad roofing sheets to be exported to Sydney, Australia.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

Service conditions

Newspaper caption: Volunteering in Canterbury: The Easter Manœuvres.

Date 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Dismantling the Farmers Santa Claus

The large promotional Farmers Department Store fibreglass Santa Claus on the back of a truck following being dismantled from his place above the store on Armagh Street.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

A portion of the wool clip leaving Lake Coleridge station

Newspaper caption: This wool will be railed to Lyttelton, and thence shipped to England. Lake Coleridge wool clip generally brings a high price in the London market.

Date 1923
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Ranfurly Shield parade marching bands and Otago rugby players

Ranfurly Shield parade passing Railway Hotel. [Frames 20, 24 and 25] Truck with large log on back with marching bands and marching girls in front and behind. [Frames 21 to 23] Believed to be...

Date 1970-09-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pre-match Ranfurly Shield parade participants

Ranfurly Shield parade. [Frame 26] Truck with large log on back with marching bands and marching girls in front and behind. [Frames 27 to 29] Otago fans posing with fake Ranfurly shield. [Frames 30...

Date 1970-09-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Pre-match Ranfurly Shield parade and vehicles

Ranfurly Shield parade. [Frame 32] Person in costume with oversized clown head. [Frames 33 to 34] Truck with Canterbury fans in back and poem about Otago. [Frames 35 and 36] Austin van with signage on...

Date 1970-09-26
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge

Construction workers and machinery, working to lower a section of the Colombo Street overhead bridge into place, looking north towards the central city. The new bridge will form part of Moorhouse...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Colombo Street overhead bridge

View of a contractors truck on the Colombo Street overhead bridge, one of the first vehicles to use the bridge. Below are vehicles passing under the bridge along Colombo Street, heading south over the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge

View during the construction of the Colombo Street overhead bridge looking east along Moorhouse Avenue at the intersection with Colombo Street. To the right is the Railway Station building with the...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs