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Members of the Halkett Red Cross branch

Newspaper caption: This branch has raised between £700 and £800 for our soldiers. A large number of garments and comforts were sent to the front, and the members have worked unceasingly during the war...

Date 1919
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Farmers' Union annual picnic at Lincoln Agricultural College

Newspaper caption: The members of the Farmers' Union held their annual picnic at Lincoln Agricultural College on Thursday. The afternoon was pleasantly spent on the College sports ground and there was...

Date 1908-12-17
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Mrs Hilgendorf and Mrs Lowrie

Newspaper caption: Farmers' Day at Canterbury Agricultural College and Presentation to Mr W. Lowrie

Date 1908
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The Southbridge Queen Carnival: The crowning of Queen Maud

Newspaper caption: The competition was won by Miss Maud Doak of Irwell, candidate of the Secondary Department of the Southbridge School who travel by train. On the right is Miss Emily Hampton...

Date 1916
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The poultry pens

Newspaper caption: The Malvern Agricultural and Pastoral Association's Annual Winter Show at Sheffield

Date 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Judging saddle horses

Newspaper caption: The Malvern Agricultural and Pastoral Association's Annual Winter Show at Sheffield

Date 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Queen competitions at Southbridge: Enthusiastic scholars

Newspaper caption: The past and present pupils of the secondary department of the Southbridge District High School recently promoted a queen competition for which two candidates were nominated, Miss...

Date 1916
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Bealey Flat, Arthur's Pass railway station on the left

Newspaper caption: Bealey is situated in Canterbury, and is the half-way stopping station on the road between Greymouth and Christchurch. It is renowned for its beautiful scenery, and the glaciers on...

Date 1916
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Ellesmere Agricultural and Pastoral Association's Show

Newspaper caption: (1) Mr A. J. Inwood (president). (2) Mr W. O. Rennie (secretary). (3) Mr A. Chamberlain's champion Shorthorn bull, Monarch (4) Mr A. Chamberlain's champion cow, Rosebud. (5) Miss R...

Date 1910
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

The beautifying moment at Leeston

Newspaper caption: On April 6, the Beautifying Association at Leeston commenced operations in connection with the purpose for which the society was formed. The photograph shows the president, Mr J...

Date 1910-04-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times

Women against the tour, March from Merivale Mall

Poster announcing march time and location to protest the 1981 Springbok tour of New Zealand. Depicts black text on buff background with central image of a group of South African women. Full text reads...

Date 1981
Format Poster
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Springbok Tour posters

Mrs P. Buckley and Mrs G. L. Ellis

[Frame 1] Mrs P. Buckley of 222 Queensbury Street, Burwood seated in car. [Frames 2 and 3] Mrs G. L. Ellis of 130 Westminster Street, St. Albans standing in street.

Date 1970-09-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Mrs E. Smyth and Mrs P. Buckley

[Frames 4 and 5] Mrs E. Smyth of 168 New Brighton Road seated in back seat of car. [Frame 6] Mrs P. Buckley of 222 Queensbury Street, Burwood seated in car.

Date 1970-09-16
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Lyttelton family walking in Cathedral Square

In Cathedral Square (Port Hills in background). Phyllis Morse (my mum) Fred Priddy, Ailsa Morse (mum's sister and Fred's future wife) are all from Lyttelton. They would have got all dressed up in...

Date 1930
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2013 Photo Hunt

Five generations of females from the same family

Family get together on Saturday, 19 September 1970 represented by five generations. Standing from left: Mrs E. Quinn, Mrs R. Howard, Mrs M. Te Amo. Seated Mrs M. Lange with baby Lynda Maree Lange.

Date 1970-09-19
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Jenny Hunt (right) with examples of hand weaving

Jenny Hunt (right) and unidentified woman with examples of hand weaving for Canterbury Society of Arts gallery exhibition.

Date 1970-09-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

Jenny Hunt (right) with examples of hand weaving

Jenny Hunt (right) and unidentified woman with examples of hand weaving for Canterbury Society of Arts gallery exhibition.

Date 1970-09-21
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1970 Christchurch Star negative strips

The picnic party

Newspaper caption: The Antarctic relief ship Morning: picnic at Otarama, on November 21, organised by Christchurch citizens.

Date 1902-11-21
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Four generations

Newspaper caption: The above represents four generations, the ladies being well-known in the districts of North Canterbury, Lincoln, Mount Somers, and other places. On the left is Mrs John McKay, of...

Date 1902
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Waihora Ladies' Hockey Team, 1903

Newspaper caption: Matches played, 9; won, 6; lost, 2; drawn 1; Goals for, 31; against, 10. Back row: Misses V. Coe (secretary), E. McLachlan, N. Shaw, A McMillan, M. Scott, E. Coe. Middle row: Mr J...

Date 1904
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

The railway line running to Holt's Creek Power House

Newspaper caption: Piercing the Southern Alps: Views at the Arthur's Pass tunnel works, Otira, the connecting link in the East to the West Coast railway. At the generating works at Holt’s Creek. The...

Date 1909
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Weekly Press

Miss M. C. Barker, a promising young Christchurch musician

Newspaper caption: Young Christchurch musician, Miss Barker, frequently played with the Exhibition orchestra, as a harpist.

Date 1907
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection Canterbury Times