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Paper cranes for Hiroshima Day

Japanese students at Christchurch Polytechnic, Yuko Tada, left, and Hiroyuki Miyake, with paper cranes in remembrance of Hiroshima Day for a peace ceremony on the Avon River. Hiroshima Day...

Date 1991-08-10
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1991 Star photographs

Larry Ross

Portraits of Larry Ross, an engineer with a vision that New Zealand is declared a nuclear weapon free zone.

Date 1981-07-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

Larry Ross

Portraits of Larry Ross, an engineer with a vision that New Zealand is declared a nuclear weapon free zone. Larry is pictured with a 1939 newspaper depicting war zones in Europe.

Date 1981-07-11
Format Negative
Resource Type Image
Collection 1981 Christchurch Star negative strips

David Caygill addressing the Truxton protest in the Square

To the left of the photo are the Fallout Follies - an anti-nuclear street theatre group, part of the Black Dragon Clowns. They had just finished performing. From left Marian Lyftogt (now Joy Harland)...

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2018 Photo Hunt

Hiroshima commemoration tree

Flowers being laid at the base of a tree planted to commemorate the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.

Date 1968-08-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Hiroshima commemoration tree

Elsie Locke, Phyllis Newell, and Ray Rawlings, place flowers at the base of a tree planted to commemorate the atomic bombing of Hiroshima.

Date 1969-08-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1965 - 1969 Star photographs

Group at a farm in Le Bons Bay

A group of mostly children posing by a gate at a farm on Le Bons Bay - All boundaries. Nuclear Free NZ was part of a big social movement - started at grass roots level.

Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 2017 Photo Hunt

Balloons for Hiroshima Day

People releasing balloons as part of the Christchurch branch of the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament Hiroshima Day commemorations in Cathedral Square. Hiroshima Day commemorates 6 August 1945, the day...

Date 1976-08-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Star photographs

Nuclear Disarmament lanterns

Children from the Quaker School with lanterns for the Nuclear Disarmament ceremony commemorating Hiroshima Day. Hiroshima Day commemorates 6 August 1945, the day when an atomic bomb was dropped on the...

Date 1976-08-06
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1976 Star photographs

Anti-nuclear performance

The Fallout Follies from the Black Dragon theatre group performing as part of an anti-nuclear protest in Cathedral Square.

Date 1982-05-26
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1982 Star photographs

United States Ambassador, H. Monroe Browne

Protesters outside the University Staff Club on Ilam Road during the visit of United States Ambassador to New Zealand, H. Monroe Browne. They are protesting against the invasion of Grenada and the...

Date 1983-11-09
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1983 Star photographs

South Brighton Primary School marks Hiroshima Day

Kim Cooper and Amber Donnelly of South Brighton Primary School arranging flowers for Hiroshima Day. Hiroshima Day commemorates 6 August 1945, the day when an atomic bomb was dropped on the Japanese...

Date 1987-08-07
Format Photograph
Resource Type Image
Collection 1987 Star photographs