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Otto Gustav Rosenau

Otto Gustav Rosenau a Jewish refugee from Germany who worked with my Grandfather Max Ogilvie for a time on his orchard in Horotane valley and then went to enlist on the 26th December 1939

Date unspecified day in 1940-07
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Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt

Fernglen House at Purau Bay

"Purau Bay at the original Fernglen house before it burnt down, Buller, Alan and Frank Jackson with 3 girls brushing hair sitting enjoying the sun on the veranda." - Contributor's note.

Date 1922
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Anne Ogilvie in Brownie Uniform

"A photo of Anne Ogilvie in traditional Brownie uniform at the family home in Centaurus Rd. Working on badges like sewing and first aid were important skills to learn. The Girl Guide biscuits were a...

Date 1972 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2021 Photo Hunt

Rowing on the Avon River in the Botanic Gardens

Fred, Dave and George Hanna rowing on the Avon River in the Botanic Gardens. They all later went to fight during the First World War, George was at Gallipoli.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Edna Jackson with her teacher Miss Eleanor Isherwood outside Purau school house

Edna Jackson, school girl, here with her teacher Miss Eleanor Isherwood, outside the school house at Purau. Miss Isherwood taught at Purau from 1903 -1923. "A teacher decades ahead of her time." -...

Format Photograph
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Gordon Ogilvie on the Port Hills

Canterbury Author and Historian Gordon Ogilvie as a young boy on the Port Hills. His published books record the history of the Port Hills and Banks Peninsula.

Date unspecified year in 1940
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Picking apricots in the Horotane Valley

Gordon Ogilvie (Canterbury Author and Historian) picking apricots with his sister's Helen and Ruth on his parents Max and Margaret's orchard in Horotane Valley.

Date unspecified year in 1950
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Family and pickers with boxes of apricots

Max Ogilvie aboard his veteran Caterpillar tractor as family and pickers pose alongside the last load of apricots to be sledged to the packing shed in the Horotane valley, in the Heathcote Valley. In...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

An encounter with Father Christmas 1940.

An encounter with Father Christmas 1940. Gordon Ogilvie (Christchurch author) aged 7 with sisters Helen and Ruth (wearing corrective eyewear) Their look of uncertainty is similar to that of most...

Date 1940
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2019 Photo Hunt