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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.Beauty pageant audience, A & P show, 1967Biggs store, Main Street; interior. [P2-939-2195]Hapai club  8th birthday, Rugby gymnasium; Mawai Hakona Maori concert party and audience.Fire Brigade; new appliance handed over, 6 August 1938.The Upper Hutt District in the 1840s, by S.C. Brees Hazelwoods promotional booklet, May–June 1958A & P show; cars; Shelly Motors' stand; Volkswagen Karmann Ghia coupeŌrongomai 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 sizesLa De Da's, rugby gym, c. 1967Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1972. [P2-437-863]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. [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.



Upper Hutt College 2003; year 10 ST (Sam Tailby)Pahl/Phal(?) 21st, Upper Hutt Club. [P1-8374-10764]Hutchinson 21st [P1-1437-3827]Maymorn Kindergarten [P1-5338-7728]Suspension bridge for access to Benge farm, west of Te MaruaQuinn's Post Christmas party; audience 3.Clark baby 1. [P1-3411-5801]Pahl/Phal(?) 21st, Upper Hutt Club. [P1-8364-10754]Kristin's Flower Shoppe owner Kristin BlackwoodKingsley Heights 1976 04; Fill 5 01Mary Burgess; public relations director for New Zealand Magic Millions LtdSilver Stream Railway; Bill McLean, driver, and Maurie Claridge, fireman.Tessa and Jack's wedding 14Central Institute of Technology; electronics laboratory; optical-fibre link.Noeline Iti and Ray Henderson, c. 1957Trentham Camp overall view 1916; earlySwimming Club prize-giving. [P1-6205-8595]Major Isaacs and Mike Poa	Maoribank suspension bridge; circa 1980sStokes Valley sign on Eastern Hutt Road, Silverstream; George Smith and Bert Wood.Savage Crescent Kindergarten Xmas [P1-5706-8096]Military Service, World War II; engineers' trucks; heavy-vehicle transporters.Dunlops Xmas Party [P1-3571-5961]Silver Plough ploughing match 1969.Lauren Silbery with donkey Emma and babyMain Street, 1997, south side; No. 224-228; Marlowes restaurant, hairdresser, and vacant.ENZA apple fun crunch, Maidstone IntermediateMaymorn School 3. [P1-1470-3860]21st birthday; Marilyn Scott. [P1-5779-8169]21st birthday; Glennis Rosalie Cains 39.Anzac Day 1975; dawn parade, outside Civic Centre; Astral Towers being built.Dawn Garments Xmas Party [P1-2939-5329]General Motors Xmas Party [P1-4114-6504]RSA opening, stage 1.Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1966; cave; Happy. [P1-4766-7156]Maymorn Kindergarten [P1-5340-7730]Maidstone Intermediate 1971 Rm08Upper Hutt Swimming Club, Pack Shield team, 19 March 1967Rose of Sharon hall awaiting demolition.Kaitoke; State Highway 2 realignment proposal.Trentham Camp overall view 1914; reinforcement contingent camp.State Highway 2; widening to four lanes between Manor Park and Silverstream 4; further progress.Upper Hutt Bowling Club 1972 60th Jubilee 003Engagement; Tony Bryant, Gayle Fesche.Joanne Kreyl and stamp designsMain Street, looking east from near Princes Street.Army band preparing for Wellington street parades, January 29-31Silverstream Kindergarten 026Heretaunga Players; Little Lambs Eat Ivy: Royce Doyle.Maidstone Intermediate 1977 Rm01

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