Hazelwoods Women's Day fancy dress entrants. [P1-4430-6820]Town Board office; corner of Main and Russell streets. [P1-6468-8858]Kenneth Graham Rosson 21st. [P1-8607-10997]Rimutaka Incline; goods train and surfacemen engaged in track work.  [P2-18-26]St Hilda's Anglican Church area, south side of Main Street. [P2-85-186]Soldiers, Trentham 1916 [P2-110-280]Fire; Benge & Pratt's store, Main Street; remains. [P2-420-824]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. [P3-398-1573]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 (1903-1957); distant view downstream. [P3-155-809]Queen Street saleyards; cattle sale. [P4-62-787]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. [P5-26-678]Timber industry; axemen at Narrow Neck, Whiteman's Valley.  [P5-70-772]City status proclamation, Maidstone Park; crowd at ceremony. [P5-82-799]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 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 sizesMaoribank suspension bridge. [P2-1099-2406]
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Hazelwoods; staff member, unidentified. [P1-2255-4645]House, Ararino Street; No. 65, (Trentham Housing Scheme). Rear view. [P2-307-504]Brown Owl School; 4 pupils with drums, ca. 1960. [P2-871-2032]Pastoral Queen giving her thank-you speech [P2-558-1219]Leper Sisters [P1-8244-10634]Engagement; John Beattie, Susan Joy Carson  2. [P1-3209-5599]Library; Nannie Kahumanu shows Palm Cottage Child Carer Donna Crowther how to make a flax octopus.A & P Ball 1969. [P1-2551-4941]Main Street, north side; Maidstone Mall main facade. [P2-799-1926]Rugby League Ball [P1-2188-4578]Wong 21st; cousins Diane and Roger. [P1-7825-10215]Military Service, World War II  0043School, unidentified; class photograph.  [P2-889-2082]Upper Hutt Bowling Club 1962 Golden Jubilee 021Wellington Golf Club Social [P1-6300-8690]Wrestling; Daniel Hughes wins under-56kg Greco-Roman junior title at the National Championships  [1998 09 02 12]Carel Hendrik van Voorthuysen's grave.City Status procession No. 14-17; School float (school unidentified) [P1-6599-8989]Lally [Laing?] family. [P1-8235-10625]Wolf's Clothing: Alan Barkus, Betty  Grattan - `Janet Spicer', Jocelyn Stephenson, Eric Brown, Jim Grant. [P2-2220-11622]Wedding; Carl Sayer, Denise O’Callaghan 11. [P1-7731-10121]Riverstone Terraces; view from Kirton Drive/Betty Watt Grove junction, looking south. [P2-1798-3549]Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1967; cave with fairy Jacqui Gibbs. [P1-1404-3794]Plateau School Social; Lynn, Murray, Helen, Kay Borlase. [P1-2237-4627]Mawai Hakona 00065Athletics; Fergusson Intermediate's Ryan Maguren. Dave Lorrimer; new manager, Farmers' Trading Company; had worked for them in Wellington, Petone, Lower Hutt.Upper Hutt Pipe Band 25th jubilee(?), Hapai Club. [P1-6162-8552]Hazelwoods staff group. [P1-2097-4487]Pinehaven Reserve footbridge. [1999 01 06 3]Goodman Ballet Concert [P1-2662-5052]Upper Hutt Rugby Club jubilee dinner group. [P1-1257-3647]Trentham racecourse fashions 2004; men's winner Terry Serepisos; House of Hank suit.21st birthday; Ian Codyre  8. [P1-7540-9930]The Summer of the Seventeenth Doll: William Campion, Adrienne Piper, Jack Haxton. [P2-2112-11514]Gethings Motors; Mitsubishi Diamond Dealer of the Year  for the second time; Colin and Pam Gething. [1997 03 19 1]Lions Club; fundraiser for N Z liver transplant unit. [1998 09 02 8]Johnson twins' 21st. [P1-7019-9409]Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1967; cave. [P1-4846-7236]21st birthday; Gary John Young. [P1-7854-10244]Rotary President's Party [P1-1227-3617]Rink; small boy.Rimutaka Licensing Trust; Christmas luncheon for senior citizens; Bill and Betty Adam. [1994 11 28 8]Railway workers posing with a steam locomotive, mid-20th century [P2-708-1752]Bob Christie's farm, photographed for Ted Howard (Howard Real Estate); viewed from above river 2. [P1-4932-7322]Hazelwoods decimal class. [P1-2106-4496]Community Gallery; Glad Lewis; paintings. [1994 08 15 10]Angus John McCurdy. First mayor of Upper Hutt. [P4-4-45]Christmas lights 2000; Pasadena Crescent; Santa's boots on the chimneyGeneral Motors Xmas Party [P1-4037-6427]
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