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Hazelwoods 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)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 sizes
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Silverstream Volunteer Fire Brigade; 50th Jubilee Celebration; 1980Military Service, World War II  0048Beryl Harris family photo 08; DavidHeretaunga College; twelve temporary classrooms ready for the new year.Central Institute of Technology buildings; lecture tower from the back of the administration building.Crane wedding. [P1-6698-9088]Mayor, 1927-1931, 1938-1939; Peter Robertson J. P.; formal portrait. [P6-9-738]Granny flat; interior of a 300-square-foot (28 square-metre) Lockwood unit.Rex Kirton's farewell, Wellington Racing Club; 8 people named.House, Cruickshank Road; Brown family home; no longer surviving. [P3-462-1773]Piano tuner Vance Greene; in Upper Hutt 12 years, after 10 years with Bechstein.Rugby League Ball [P1-2181-4571]Ōrongomai marae; guardianUpper Hutt Borough Council Ford buses.Wedding; A. Hamill, Heather Douglas 27. [P1-8162-10552]Angus Wheeler Ltd, 110 Main Street; Chris St Clair, Dave Wheeler, Adele Britt.Fergusson Drive, south side; No.  802; Dwights OutdoorsHeretaunga Players; MirandaSilverstream; shops in the Village on Whiteman's Valley Road and Kiln Street.Maidstone Intermediate 1970 F1 (08)Craig's Flat, seen from Mangaroa Hill road area.Wedding; Howland, Fogarty  3. [P1-4963-7353]Eric Wood collection; Rotary; Quinn's Post 14.Civic centre, from the north-east.Wedding; David Lott, Marie Davies  4.Eric Wood collection; Rotary; tenth anniversary.Bradley family; 4 generations? Julia right of centre, Richard at right.Silver Stream Railway; New Zealand Railfans' tour party and locomotive Ka935.Brown Owl School 1991 Room 10; teacher, Mrs S Curtis.RSA South African Veterans  5. [P1-2360-4750]Council staff; gardener Tony Behrent receives grants toward  studying horticuture at Massey University.Golf; Silverstream Golf Park driving range, County Lane; floodlit at nightCentral Institute of Technology; solar-powered boat in H2O Xtream wave pool.Heretaunga Players; The Ass and the Philosophers: Charlie Hammond, Josephine Jensen.Dawn Chambers wins the Kevin McAnulty Award for a published family history.Trentham Camp overall view 1914; Third Reinforcements camp.Military Service, World War II; Italy; Pisa; Leaning Tower; bells.Chatsworth Road 33, January 1969(?)Heretaunga Players; On Golden PondRicci Harris, Heretaunga College, to spend May holidays week at University of Canterbury winter school of astronomy.The Upper Hutt District in the 1840s, by S.C. Brees Customline Kitchens, 33A Montgomery Crescent; co-owner Derek Lill hard at work.Mawai Hakona hāngīHeretaunga Players; Doctor in the House: Evelyn Lee , Adrienne Piper, Jack Haxton.Artist Jeanette Scaife to open her Little Art Gallery at 1244 Fergusson Drive.Kingsley Heights 1977 01a; Fill 5; removing unsuitable materialTotara Park; Truck bringing concrete pipesacross the river.Dunlop factory construction interiors; tread line, looking south-westTen-pin bowling; national bantam-grade winner Aaron Paul Swales.Housing development plan, 2001; Mount Marua subdivision; outline of the area involved.
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