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A day trip on a steam train to Arthurs Pass

A group of children in a steam train during a day trip to Arthurs Pass. From left at back - John Marker, Shirley Marker. From left at front - Eileen Marker, Tony Marker, Flora Marker. Highly...

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Mr S M Marker of Belfast, refuelling his Fox Moth at Blenheim airfield, 1961

Dad refueling his privately owned plane before take-off on a trip to the North Island, at Blenheim Airfield, Highly commended:in the 2015 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt.

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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Report on Mr and Mrs Marker's flying trip

Newspaper report on Mr & Mrs Marker's flying trip to the North Island.

Date unspecified year in 196X
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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Report of trip to North Island

Newspaper photo and report of Mr & Mrs Marker and friends' trip to the North Island.
Highly commended in the 2015 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

Date 1961-12
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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

My Grandmother waving goodbye

My Grandmother at top of steps waving as she goes on her first ever flight to Australia. Christchurch Airport, Christmas 1964.

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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Holidays in the caravan

Winning entry for a collection in the 2015 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt .

Date unspecified year in 195X
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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Going on holiday to Hanmer

A holiday to Hanmer Springs with our grandmother and her friend.

Date unspecified year in 196X
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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Changing the tyre

Changing a flat tyre on the way to Hanmer Springs on holiday with our grandmother Lillian Marker [on right] and a friend.

Date unspecified year in 196X
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Collection 2015 Photo Hunt

Hazel skating at Lake Ida

Man and two women ice skating at Lake Ida in Canterbury. "Person on the right is my mother - Hazel Marker, aged about 20." - Contributor's note

Date 1950 (year approximate)
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Ice skating at Lake Ida

View across Lake Ida across cars parked up and with crowds of people ice skating on the lake.

Date 1950 (year approximate)
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Flora and Lilian shopping in the central city

Two women shopping in central Christchurch. "My great grandmother, Flora Excell on the left and my grandmother, Lilian Marker" - Contributor's note

Date 1950 (year approximate)
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Lilian shopping with a friend

"Two women shopping in central Christchurch, one pushing a pram. ""My grandmother, Lilian Marker on the left."" - Contributor's note"

Date 1950 (year approximate)
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Daphne Marker with her pet pigeons

"""My Aunty Daphne Marker in her room at the Upper Sanatorium (Cashmere). She was known for her pet birds and her very fine knitting. She used bike spokes and piano wires to knit with... Born 6...

Date unspecified year in 195X
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Portrait of Charles Thomas

"Charles Thomas. Born England 1832, died suddenly at work in 1889. My great great grandparents came to New Zealand on the ship Mary Anne arriving 4 August 1859." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Montrose Dairy Farm, Curletts Road

"Montrose Dairy Farm, Curletts Road. The windmill pumped their water for the whole farm. The house was fitted with all electrical applicances." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Montrose Dairy Farm, Curletts Road

"Montrose Dairy Farm, Curletts Road. The windmill pumped their water for the whole farm. The house was fitted with all electrical applicances." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Horse and cart

A man and a woman sat on a cart attached up to a horse on a farm. "Mode of transport because of petrol restrictions." - Contributor's note

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Portrait of Daphne Marker

"""My Aunty Daphne Marker in her room at the Upper Sanatorium. She was known for her pet birds and her very fine knitting. She used bike spokes and piano wires to knit with... Born 6 November 1925...

Date unspecified year in 195X
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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Portrait of Sarah Thomas

Sarah Thomas (nee Millward) Born England 1834, died 1904.

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Collection 2018 Photo Hunt