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Upper Hutt railway station 1955; under constructionSchool Patrol Christmas party.Woolworths Checkers of the Year competition 1966; audienceSilverstream railway bridge 2 (1903-1957); distant view downstream.Queen Street saleyards; cattle sale. Timber industry; Campbell's Sawmills Ltd, Karapoti; experimental logging tractor on bush tramway bridge. Upper Hutt Rugby Football Club 1928; juniors.New Zealand Railways locomotive, S 0-6-4 T class; number 213Timber industry; axemen at Narrow Neck, Whiteman's Valley.City status proclamation, Maidstone Park; crowd at ceremony.Biggs store, Main Street; interior. [P2-939-2195]Fire Brigade; new appliance handed over, 6 August 1938.The Upper Hutt District in the 1840s, by S.C. Brees Orongomai Marae 1998; Waitangi open day; Mawai Hakona whanau demonstrate the art of taiaha Army charter march 6, Main Street.Dunlop tyre assembly; cross-ply, small sizesHazelwoods Women's Day fancy dress entrants.Upper Hutt Town Board office; corner of Main and Russell streetsKenneth Graham Rosson 21st.Rimutaka Incline; goods train and surfacemen engaged in track work.  [P2-18-26]St Hilda's Anglican Church 1920s?, south side of Main Street.Soldiers, Trentham 1916 [P2-110-280]Fire; Benge & Pratt's store, Main Street; remains.Rugby league ball; group, with trophies and Coca-Cola prominent. [P3-418-1647]Mounted rifles, Trentham. Line of mounted horses.Main Street, Upper Hutt, January 1948 (L6)
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St Patrick's College; Duke of Edinburgh's awards for 25 students.Maureen Randle 21st; 1966.RSA ball 1972; arrivals. [P1-6854-9244]Murdoch house  4; the lounge, from the front door.Ingrid van der Elst; author of the first of a series of (double-width) columns on the forthcoming 1990 sesquicentenary celebrations.Kings Empire Veterans Ladies Upper Hutt RSA 029Brown Owl School 1966; class photo 15. [P2-1239-2897]Heretaunga Players; O What A Lovely War: Jim Grant, Stephen Williams Brown Owl School 1981 Room  5; teacher Mrs Hawkins.Heretaunga Players; Little Boy Blue: Bob Gillespie, Michael Waller.Rimutaka Lions president 1987-1988; Joe Cochrane.Heretaunga Players; The White Sheep of the Family: Jack Haxton, Sharon Bell.Camp Street; No. 30; Rosson's Snowdrift Laundry. [P1-5594-7984]Hazelwoods sales pictures; cup, saucer and dinner plate. [P1-222-1148]Upper Hutt City Library; mobile library bus; circa 1980sQueen Street; No. 19; Dawn Garments original factory.Heretaunga Players; The Mousetrap: Graham Shirley, Alice Piper.National Rifle Association; Bob Arthur takes over from Ferg Beattie as secretary.Aotearoa Traditional Maori Performing Arts Festival audience.Fergusson Drive, looking west from King Street level crossing.Upper Valley Equestrian Day, Trentham Memorial Park; Amy Miller on Nimrod.Dunlop Christmas social.Wedding; Lynn Scott, Sandra Melva Auckram 12.Girl Guides Upper Hutt Division; Queen's Guide Award Presentation; 1972Hazelwoods; Keith Jolly rceives Air New Zealand Certificate of Appointment. [P1-5191-7581]Promotion and Development Board; co-ordinator Mark Child.Community Gallery; Adrie Krynen, exhibition officer, and Christmas decorations.Police Dog Training Centre kennel manager Marilyn Jensen with Zara.Kylie Dawn Nesbitt wins trip to Las Vegas finger-nail-design conference.Heretaunga Players; The American Dream: Susan Williams, Wendy Evans, Jim Grant.Flood, Karapoti; marooned horse.Maidstone Intermediate 1974 Sport Basketball BUpper Hutt College sport; Soccer, 1969; 3rd XISilver Stream Railway; Mainline Steam Trust's restored 1917 AB locomotive and tender moving to main line.Silverstream kindergarten 2001; group portrait of staff and children.Dunlop jubilee exhibition, Wellington; children's party.Scouts and Guides; Gang Show; 'Putting on the Style' group.Silver Stream Railway; visit by city councillors and Promotion and Development Board members.Archibalds' Gallery; Kate Lepper and Clayton Homer exhibiting artworks.RSA Xmas [P1-2384-4774]RSA opening, stage 1; Eddie Martin, Percy Kinsman, Jack Allen, Noel McCready or Reardon, and Wally Callaby.Maureen Randle 21st; 1966.Fourmyula Lower Hutt; Carl Evenson, Martin Hope. [P1-3982-6372]Heretaunga Players; Doll WelfareWallaceville Research Centre buildings; administration building, from the northMoonshine Hot Rod and Custom Club; 13 cars ready to give rides to Canteen kids with cancer.Rotary (?); City Engineer Neil Johansen farewelled.Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1967; cave. [P1-4477-6867]After-hours medical centre, 12-14 Royal Street, to open; Ventolin nebulising units for asthmatics.Rugby; siblings in Rimutaka Senior Two-Poneke match, during jubilee weekend celebrations.
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