Image of the Week

Interior of a cave hut at Taylor’s Mistake, Christchurch, used by young men on weekend summer trips [1910]

Interior of a cave hut at Taylor's Mistake, Christchurch, used by young men on weekend summer trips

 

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Christchurch City Libraries Image of the Week!

 

Did you know that Christchurch City Libraries have an image collection? You will now, because every week we are going to post an image for your viewing pleasure. If you see something you like just complete this form and you can order a copy to frame, gift, collage… you get the idea. If you have any further information on any of the images, or if you would like to donate images to our collection please contact us.

Image of the Week

The Bicycle Band
[ca. 1900]
The Bicycle Band

Christchurch’s Bicycle Band claimed to be the only one of its kind in the world.

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Image of the week

Woman serving expresso coffee at Fails Cafe 82 Cashel Street, near the Bridge of Remembrance c. 1955

Woman serving expresso coffee at Fails Cafe, 82 Cashel Street, near the Bridge of Remembrance

One of the only coffee machines in Christchurch at the time.

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Image of the Week

From now on an “Image of the week” from Christchurch City Libraries’ image collection will be a regular feature on our blog. In keeping with New Zealand Music Month we present this musically themed photograph from 1906.

Erecting the electro-pneumatic organ in the Concert Hall for the New Zealand International Exhibition in Hagley Park, Christchurch [1906]

Erecting the electro-pneumatic organ in the Concert Hall for the New Zealand International Exhibition in Hagley Park, Christchurch [1906]

For more information on and images of the exhibition see our New Zealand International Exhibition 1906 pages.