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Kenneth 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. [P3-418-1647]Mounted rifles, Trentham. Line of mounted horses.Main Street, Upper Hutt, January 1948 (L6)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  1; 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 Ōrongomai Marae 1998; Waitangi open day; Māwai 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 streets
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Christmas Parade 1989; Totara Park school.Paul Barnes Lions Club cheque.Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1967; cave. [P1-1365-3755]Maidstone Intermediate 1981 Rm19Russell Sager as a young boy 2Queen Street/Savage Crescent corner; Christian Fellowship centre site cleared for Countdown supermarket.George Peters, from Felt and Textiles. [P1-5422-7812]Brown Owl School 1967; class photo  5. [P2-1244-2902]Ron Trappet Greytown [P1-7787-10177]Goodland Man in SuitGadd boy. [P1-4029-6419]Pensioner flats, 49 Clouston Park Road; Ormrod Villas'; the first three of a group of 14.Dunlops Xmas Party [P1-3575-5965]21st birthday; Rosina Anderton 22. [P1-3100-5490]Lidgett sheep, Brentwood; Winkie MilkCivic Ball [P1-6518-8908]Maidstone Intermediate 1980 Rm07Eric Wood collection; Rotary; fishing trip; Peter Owles, pharmacoist, left.Hine Poa, Adam and Hakirere LangfordTasman Vaccine Laboratory; pouring of concrete for nuclear-irradiation plant, for sterilising medical supplies.[P1-1277-3667]Wedding; Brian John Pearce and Dale Susan Stewart;  5; John and Jean Cardno. [P1-8747-11137]Miss Canning - junior?Good Friday; interdenominational pilgrimage reaches St Joseph's church.Wedding; Carol Hoskins 5. [P1-4968-7358]Stokes Valley Pool "Mad Hatters Day"; Marie Sinclair and Angela Jarvis.Silver Plough ploughing match 1969.Push Play Day; aerobics display in Main Street, outside the Mall.A & P show; Tom Croft Motors beauty pageant; audience.North Island Saloon Car Championship Upper Hutt  2 2004Brown Owl School 1965; traffic wardens [P2-1226-2884]Brown Owl School 1983; snow, 18th June.Upper Hutt Bowling Club 1962 Golden Jubilee 002Trentham Camp; artillery non-commissioned officers and gunners.Local election candidates 1995; council; 10 required;  4/15; Keith Barnard; mayor, 4/8.Dunlops Xmas Party [P1-3569-5959]Main Street, Upper Hutt, circa 1946-1951Brown Owl School 1967; class photo  14. [P2-1253-2911]Heretaunga Players; Home Is The Hunted: Kathleen McAllister, Hilary Jenkins, Peggy Upward, Eileen Evans.Christmas parade 1998; Santa Claus.Kaitoke Regional Park; ranger Steve Edwards with new link bridge from campground to Pakuratahi Forks.Fourmyula Lower Hutt; Martin Hope. [P1-3943-6333]Queen Street, south side; No. 76-82 and Logan Street car parking.Hazelwoods Make'n Model. [P1-2094-4484]Rotary Exchange California [P1-1869-4259]Maidstone Intermediate 1982 StaffO'Keefe (or possibly Weddell?) Ford Falcon Estate and dog.Tasman Vaccine Laboratory; pouring of concrete for nuclear-irradiation plant, for sterilising medical supplies.[P3-297-1364]Mawai Hakona; Rangi Taurau's 60th birthday; cloak made and presented by Mawai Hakona.Dawn Garments ball; Enid Graham,Verna Ryan, Jean Forman, Belle Turner, Flo Langdon. [P1-2806-5196]Silverstream Kindergarten 002
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