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Aerial view of Canterbury University

Aerial view of the University of Canterbury buildings with markings showing which buildings are proposed to remain following the University's move to the new campus in Ilam. Worcester Street and...

Date 1973-05-05
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1973 Christchurch Star photographs

Yo-Yo People

Yo-Yo Guy, aka John Higby, performing with his wife as Yo-Yo People in the South Quad of the Christchurch Arts Centre as part of the World Buskers Festival 2003.

Date 2003-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection World Buskers Festival 2003 to 2016 collection

Yo-Yo Guy with a broom

Yo-Yo Guy, aka John Higby, performing with a broom in the South Quad of the Christchurch Arts Centre as part of the World Buskers Festival 2003.

Date 2003-01
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection World Buskers Festival 2003 to 2016 collection

Canterbury University College

Exterior of Canterbury College and the Great Hall on the corner of Rolleston Avenue and Worcester Street.

Date 1940 (year approximate)
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1940s Christchurch Star photographs

Worcester Boulevard from Cambridge Terrace

View looking west along Worcester Boulevard from the corner with Cambridge Terrace. To the right is part of Harley Chambers and to the left is part of the HSBC Building and the Canterbury Club.

Date 2011-02-03
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection David Ayling earthquake collection

Plan shewing the Council Offices, Christchurch

Black and white plan showing the layout of offices and rooms on the first floor of the council offices, 1920. The office layout shows the mayor’s room, committee room and council chambers.

Date 1920 (year approximate)
Format Plan
Resource Type Image
Collection Municipal Chambers, architectural drawings

Municipal buildings, Christchurch

Titled in pencil with ‘Municipal buildings, Christchurch. Proposed method of strengthening roof in lieu of tie rods.’ A note on the plan approving the suggested method is signed by B. W. Mountfort...

Date 1886-08-30
Format Plan
Resource Type Image
Collection Municipal Chambers, architectural drawings

Pencil sketches, Municipal building

Section A.B. Pencil sketches of details of the municipal buildings, including details of the cove ceiling of the Council Chamber, office panelling, and a sketch plan of the caretakers rooms.

Date 1886 (year approximate)
Format Plan
Resource Type Image
Collection Municipal Chambers, architectural drawings