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Potato patch, intersection of Ferry Road and St Asaph Street

Sign advertising S B potatoes growing in a patch on an island intersection of Ferry Road and St Asaph Street.

Format Photographs
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Collection 1970 Star Photographs

John Maybury and Christmas promotions, Colombo Street

John Maybury, former radio personality, with a loud speaker stood on a truck of prizes during a three day Christmas promotion on behalf of stores on Colombo Street between Lichfield Street and St...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Lecture by Mr Clyde Bedell, American advertising specialist

Mr Clyde Bedell (right) with the advertising manager for the Christchurch Star, Mr J. S. Bowie in front of an audience during the first in a series of lectures discussing the use of newspaper...

Format Photographs
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Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Large fibreglass "Claude the Kiwi"

A damaged 16 foot long 3D fibreglass model of a Kiwi bird awaiting refurbishment works near the Colombo Street overbridge.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

Large fibreglass "Claude the Kiwi"

Close-up of the damaged beak of the 16 foot long 3D fibreglass model of a Kiwi bird awaiting refurbishment works near the Colombo Street overbridge.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1988 Star photographs

Meadow Fresh float

A ram mascot for Meadow Fresh stood on a branded float with giant milk containers during a parade along Colombo Street. Crowds of people are sat along the street outside the Smith City store in the...

Format Photographs
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Collection 1990 Star photographs

Adpost employee, Peter Scott with letters

Mr Peter Scott, an employee of Adpost with 'lazy letters', a personal invitation, delivered to Christchurch homes to which residents invite out-of-towners to visit the city. The promotion ran as part...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1989 Star photographs

Para Pools shop interior

Interior of the Para Pools store with displays of swimming pools and promotional bunting and signage.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1979 Star photographs

Avon Dating Centre advertising

Sign advertising the Avon Dating Centre and Serenade Escort Agency.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1978 Star photographs

Dental kits being distributed in Canterbury primary schools

Example of a kit distributed to Canterbury primary schools including a tube of Colgate toothpaste, toothbrush and information on how to brush teeth.

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1978 Star photographs

Railways Corporation publicity featuring Trudy van Zyl

"Miss Freightcare", Trudy van Zyl, in a dangerous goods store in Christchurch as part of campaign to promote safe handling of substances and awkward loads by the Railways Corporation. Zyl is wearing a...

Format Photographs
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs