All dressed up for the Queen

All dressed up for the Queen

All dressed up for the Queen

All dressed up for the Queen

All dressed up for the Queen

All dressed up for the Queen

All dressed up for the Queen

All dressed up for the Queen

All dressed up for the Queen

All dressed up for the Queen

All dressed up for the Queen

All dressed up for the Queen

Ballantynes decorated for the Royal visit

December 1953 - January 1954

Ballantynes department store on the corner of Cashel Street and Colombo Street decorated for the Royal visit to New Zealand in 1953-1954 with a garden scene on the roof. A sign above the entrance says 'A welcome to the Garden City'.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

Source: Isabel Tweedy in the 2018 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

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DIC building decorated for the Royal visit

December 1953 - January 1954

Exterior of the DIC building (later Beath's then Arthur Barnett's) on Cashel Street decorated for the Royal visit to New Zealand. Taken from the corner with High Street in the central city.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

Source: Isabel Tweedy in the 2018 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt

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Store decorations for Royal Visit, DIC, Cashel Street

Creator: Albert James North

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - East

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Civic Theatre, 192 Manchester Street

1953

Taken at the time of the Queen's visit in 1953. They show the buildings decorated to celebrate this event.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - East

Source: Entry in the 2013 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt.

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Store decorations for Royal Visit, Beaths.

1954

Located at Colombo Street and Cashel Street intersection, Christchurch.

Creator: Albert North

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

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Store decorations for Royal Visit.

1954

Located at the corner of Colombo Street amd Armagh Street, Christchurch.

Creator: Albert North

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - North

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Store decorations for Royal Visit, Hay's Ltd,

1954

Located in Gloucester Street, Christchurch.

Creator: Albert North

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - North

Reference ID: CCL-Arch978-1-034

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Floral display in a shop window for the Royal Visit

1953

Photo taken by my father John Abernethy with colour-slide film and printed from a Kodak transparency. My father had a camera and enjoyed taking colour slides. He lived in Burwood in the 1950s and then in Shirley after his marriage in April 1956. He worked as an auto-electrician at Eastmonds and then at Matthews Engineering.

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

Source: Entry in the 2015 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt by Yvonne Dixon.

Reference ID: CCL-PH15-045

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Decorations for Royal Visit, Lane Walker Rudkin

1954

Lane Walker Rudkin Industries Ltd were located in Sydenham, Christchurch.

Creator: Albert North

Area: Central City / Central Christchurch - South

Reference ID: CCL-Arch978-1-039

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Cathedral Square decorated

circa 1953

Cathedral entrance and Square decorated possibly for the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II or for a royal visit.

Area: Central City / Cathedral Square

Source: Entry in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt by Johanne McMaster.

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Waiting to meet the Queen

1953

Christchurch Hospital staff and partners waiting to meet the Queen on her first visit in 1953.

Area: West / Hagley Park

Source: Entry in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt.

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Riccarton Hotel, Queens visit, 1953

1953

Area: West / Riccarton

Source: Entry in the 2014 Christchurch City Libraries Photo Hunt by Pam and Gary Roberts.

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