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Mr A. D. Paterson and the Press on a tour of inspection

Newspaper caption: The Selwyn County Council's proposed improvements and enlargements of the present auxiliary water supply to the Malvern-Waimakariri District.

Date 1908
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Australian prelates and clergy at the presbytery, Leeston

On the occasion of the induction of the Rev. Father Mahoney to the parish and the farewell to the Rev. Father Goggan who was transferred to Temuka.

Date 1906
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Jack Arnst breaking record between Dunedin and Christchurch

Newspaper caption: At 5am on Wednesday April 14th, Jack Arnst, the ex-champion road cyclist of Australia, left the Post Office, Christchurch, his mission being to lower the record between Christchurch...

Date 1909-04-14
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Canterbury Automobile Association's Annual Orphan's Day

Newspaper caption: Some snapshots in Cathedral Square at the start. In addition to the outing, each child is presented with a book, a bag of lollies and a flag. In the centre is the Committee: Messrs...

Date 1919-02-08
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Mr Cassidy and three of his coach drivers

Newspaper caption: Piercing the Alps: The beginning of the Arthurs Pass tunnel. With the Canterbury party. Mr Hugh Cassidy, coach proprietor and contractor for West Coast mails. Mr Joe Searle, who...

Date 1908-05-04
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

'Aulsebrook''s parade to celebrate the end of the War'

'Picture is of the Aulsebrook''s parade to celebrate the end of the First World War.'

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2016 Photo Hunt

Gala at Selwyn Huts near Christchurch

Newspaper caption: Large numbers of people visited the popular fishing resort of Selwyn Huts on January 2nd when a very successful gala was held. The aquatic events were watched with keen interest. (1...

Date 1928-01-02
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The Kowai Red Cross Carnival

Newspaper caption: A most successful and enjoyable gathering was held at Kowai Bush in aid of the Red Cross Fund. There was a large attendance during the day, and the efforts of the committee resulted...

Date 1916
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Mr Neil McLean making for the scene of the accident

Newspaper caption: The Arthur's Pass tunnel accident. Mr McLean was in Wellington when the news of the accident was made known. He left by the Maori at 8 o'clock on Monday evening, May 2, and on...

Date 1910-05-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

A breakdown near Lake Coleridge

Newspaper caption: The accident was the result of negotiating a sharp turn too quickly. There were three passengers in the car, one of whom was hurled head first through the glass screen and escaped...

Date 1913
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

The Lake Ellesmere outlet

Newspaper caption: Mr A. Allison's traction plant hauling piles from Leeston Station to the site of the permanent outlet. The logs are hauled from the ground on to the waggons by wire ropes up skids...

Date 1903
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Father Christmas at Heathcote School getting into motor car

Mr H. McMillan dressed as Father Christmas getting into car on visit to Heathcote Valley School. Driver not identified.

Date unspecified year in 1910
Format Postcard
Resource Type Image
Collection Gimblett family collection

Military vehicle and temporary fencing

Military vehicle and temporary fencing with earthquake damaged buildings in Colombo Street.

Date 2011-04-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection

Damaged shops Cashel Street, looking east

View of rubble and debris from damaged shops along Cashel Street, looking east. EB Games and Whitcoulls building are visible. Electrical company van can be seen buried under rubble. Top corner of...

Date 2011-03-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Wayne Field earthquake collection

Damaged shops Cashel Street, looking east

View of rubble and debris from damaged shops along Cashel Street, looking east. Whitcoulls building, front of buried van and corner of Hotel Grand Chancellor are visible on left. Country Road and...

Date 2011-03-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Wayne Field earthquake collection