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 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.School Patrol Christmas party.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. Rugby club, 1928; juniors. [P4-116-1760]S class locomotive, single Fairlie, used between Wellington and Summit.
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Hazelwoods interior; furnishing department, curtaining and casual chairs [P2-520-1127]Hedley Gibson girl. [P1-4130-6520]Sweeney Todd; Judy Colson, Wendy Evans, Ron Evans. [P1-8510-10900]Bath 21st [P1-8880-11270]Dunlops Xmas Party [P1-3745-6135]Plunket fashion parade, RSA club-rooms; Helen Mathew.Upper Hutt Municipal Band, 1978; Australian contest, Melbourne; venue and prizes. [P4-226-11924]Upper Hutt croquet Club photo album (8)Richardson Chapman, lawyers, 9 King Street; full-time staff.Maidstone Intermediate 1971 Staff namesCricket; Ken Rutherford and Ian Botham at the Cossie ClubMaoribank School; Captain Hurricane and Bull Allen with Buddy Nuku, 9, Huia Pene, 8, Rema Albrett, 10., Pak'n Save; missing-trolleys amnesty; attendant Bob Goodall, director Michael Kelly.Bikers' Rights annual toy run 1998; all types and sizes , including Police.Wedding; Lynn Scott, Sandra Melva Auckram 14.Warren Frater 21st [P1-7910-10300]Wedding; Neville Cole, Catherine Haxton  5; bride and father arrive. [P1-4311-6701]Upper Hutt Bowling Club 2001 003Wakelin house, Russell Street; Wakelins and Fletchers identified in this group. [P2-28-53]RSA Ball 1973. [P1-5518-7908]Trentham School; Lydia O'Hagan with Jony Milloy and his winning sunhat logo.A & P Show; cattle; Jersey cow; dairy class winner, 1966. [P1-3019-5409]Hazelwoods staff, 1913The Bill Gorrie Set members; Alan Bateup, Sam Southon, Bill Gorrie. Rose of Sharon Lodge awaiting demolition.Firefighters display a turntable ladder appliance.Local election candidates 1995; mayor and council; Nicola Meek; second of 8, first of 15.Silverstream Park Christian Centre, formerly Silverstream Hospital. [P2-1853-3604]Trentham racecourse; membrs' stand improvements.Heretaunga Boxing club members preparing for Totara Lodge Hotel international amateur tournament.Brown Owl School 1966; class photo  4. [P2-1230-2888]Wedding; Peter Stone and Kathleen Anne Mowat  4.Maidstone Mall; James Smith's fashion parade.Community Gallery; various media; Beryls Bloomfield, Frater and Hawker to exhibit.Local election candidates 1998; Wellington Regional Council (1required); Stuart Macaskill; 1st of 2.Ward & Stewart panelbeaters, 29 Montgomery Crescent; Popata Isacs in their new convection spray booth.Farmers Trading Co Ltd moves to Maidstone Mall; Denise Gosper, Karina Gough with bar-code scanning cash register.Silver Plough [P1-5889-8279]Main Street, south side; No.  48-50; Beaurepaires, Soul Stone DancewearHazelwoods Father Christmas 1968; cave. [P1-4555-6945]Hazelwoods Father Christmas 1968; cave. [P1-4561-6951]Alcatel New Zealand; Prime Minister Jim Bolger and two millionth phone.Ballroom Dancing Competition [P1-3172-5562]Dunlop factory construction, before building had started(?) 'Dunlop factory site' sign on hilltop at right.Rotary group, 1960s; "Rotary Exchange California"; Harry Jack and Ron Olds identified.Ritchie-Marsden couple. [P1-8587-10977]RSA Ball 1973. [P1-5527-7917]Wedding; Peter Stone and Kathleen Anne Mowat 16.Ricci Harris, Heretaunga College, to spend May holidays week at University of Canterbury winter school of astronomy.
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