Orongomai Marae; Waitangi open day, 1998; 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. [P1-4430-6820]Town Board office; corner of Main and Russell streets.Kenneth Graham Rosson 21st.Rimutaka Incline; goods train and surfacemen engaged in track work.  [P2-18-26]St Hilda's Anglican Church area, 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 [P3-126-676]Main St, Upper Hutt, Jan. 1948; north side 06, Dorothy-Tip-Top-Marigold.Upper Hutt railway station, under construction in 1955. [P3-281-1372]School Patrol Christmas party. [P3-329-1405]Woolworths Checkers of the Year competition 1966; audienceSilverstream railway bridge 2 (1903-1957); distant view downstream.Queen Street saleyards; cattle sale. Campbell's Sawmills Ltd, Karapoti; experimental logging tractor on bush tramway bridge. [P4-85-1629]Rugby club, 1928; juniors. [P4-116-1760]S class locomotive, single Fairlie, used between Wellington and Summit.Timber industry; axemen at Narrow Neck, Whiteman's Valley.City status proclamation, Maidstone Park; crowd at ceremony.Biggs store, Main Street; interior. [P2-939-2195]Aerial view; looking south to Trentham and racecourse. [P6-12-642]Fire Brigade; new appliance handed over, 6 August 1938.The Upper Hutt District in the 1840s, by S.C. Brees
 
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Brown Owl School 1985 Room  9; teacher, Miss L Far. [P2-1481-3151]Watson Wedding 14. [P1-6815-9205]RSA Ball 1. [P1-1756-4146]Local election candidates 1998; council; Shirley Harris; ten required; 8th of 20.Mowats, looking towards R.Searles, Merton St.Kelton wedding 2E; attendants and groom.Rotary President's Party [P1-1227-3617]Military Service, World War II  0039Bob Christie's farm, photographed for Ted Howard (Howard Real Estate); viewed from above river 2.Chatsworth Road (1969) [P1-0872-3236]Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1966; cave; Grumpy. [P1-4383-6773]2015_04_29_18_30_07_001040Noel Fitzgerald presenting silver tray to Mayor Doris Nicholson [P2-465-919]Member of Parliament, Hutt electorate, 1890-1893; A. K. Newman.Upper Hutt history-book committee. [P2-643-1561]Powerlifting; Russell Oliver wins 100 kg open men's title in his first year.Upper Hutt College Sport 2nd XI Girls Hockey 1968Silverstream Kindergarten 008RSA Ball; 1973. [P1-5525-7915]The Blue Ts Mothers Group 010Aotearoa Traditional Maori Performing Arts Festival; Trentham Racecourse; performers.National Push Play Day, Maoribank School; Paige Dixon, 10, and principal Ruth NicholsonTrentham Camp 1916 [Postcard 038]Maureen Randle 21st; 1966. [P1-7705-10095]Angus John McCurdy. First mayor of Upper Hutt. [P4-4-45]Maidstone Veterinary Clinic, 28 King Street; Denise Honey, Tara Johnson, with lost pets.Timberlea community notice board; Rex Kirton, Pat Connole, Reg Harris.Dominion Bull Mastiff 6th Championship dog show; "best head bitch" with owner Heather McCulloch.John Philipson and Leonard Edwards receive civic awards from Mayor Rex Kirton.McCracken wedding; the groom.Wedding; Ian Stimson, Yvonne Anderton 10. [P1-8033-10423]Heretaunga Kindergarten; Mad Hatters' breakfast party; kids in new adventure playground.Maidstone Intermediate 1974 Sport Football BSt Joseph's Catholic Church; lawn cemetery  memorial plaque blessing 2. [P1-1787-4177]Maidstone Intermediate 1976 Rm04 namesRSA opening social. [P1-8564-10954]Mabey Road kindergarten. [P1-7955-10345]Hazelwood family; J A Hazelwood's 90th birthdayAladdin : [P2-2217-11619]Beets baby girl. [P1-8003-10393]Rotary group, 1960s; "Rotary Exchange California"; Harry Jack and Ron Olds identified.Birchville School 'Art Splash'; Lucy Rowe, Adam Ruri, Chris Johnston.Hutt River floodplain management; map of recreational areas.Community Gallery; various media; Flora Christeller, Margaret Vlassof, Susan Miller, Anna Veneberg.Hedley Gibson boy. [P1-4128-6518]Karapoti Bridge, Akatarawa river; beams being placed.Hazelwoods; staff member Annie Taylor; original shot. [P1-1922-4312]RSA Xmas [P1-2417-4807]Whiteman and Benge families, Akatarawa Valley, about 1900. [P5-73-775]Rugby League Ball [P1-2189-4579]
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