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Fernwood Hostel for the Blind residents in Abberley Park

Two Fernwood Hostel for the Blind residents in the Scented Garden Abberley Park. The Garden was created by Christchurch City Council for the blind residents of the nearby Fernwood Hostel.

Date 1967-10-28
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Christchurch Star photographs

Pam Crothal with her guide dog Ida

Pam Crothel, A social worker with the District Office of Social Welfare, and also the first blind person to go to the University of Canterbury. Pam is pictured with her guide dog Ida.

Date 1989-10-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Christchurch Star photographs

Maria Williams

Views of 2-year-old Maria Williams, who is visually impaired, with a ball that beeps.

Date 1972-04-15
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1972 Christchurch Star negative strips

John Stratford running with guide

Views of John Stratford, a blind marathon runner, supported by his Air New Zealand Running Club member Ross Fraser (right) heading into Christchurch in the final stages of his Greymouth to...

Date 1981-07-24
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Stan Williams

Portraits and scenes of Stan Williams former member of the New Zealand Swimming Council who went blind later in life.

Date 1981-07-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

John Stratford

Portraits of John Stratford, a blind runner who is about to run 243km from Greymouth to Christchurch to promote Braille Week.

Date 1981-07-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Stan Williams

Scenes of Stan Williams playing bowls. Stan is a former member of the New Zealand Swimming Council who went blind later in life.

Date 1981-07-18
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Terry Cutler

Terry Cutler, a speech teacher. Working at home with his wife, Alice; and in his workshop. He is blind.

Date 1971-01-02
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1971 Christchurch Star negative strips

Bon Suter, and student, Marine Parade, Southshore

Sculptor Bon Suter, creator of the Marine Parade sculpture garden with one of her students who is completely deaf and blind. They are stood next to sculptures created by her student on Marine Parade...

Date 2016-05-12
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Tegan Hollis-Ristow : Edge of the East, 2016