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'Back to Civilization'

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Robin and Fred Page were keen trampers and did several challenging trips in the mountains. They are seen here with their climbing companions at Mt Cook on 2 January 1922. From left to right: Fred Page, Robin Page, E J Corcoran, E D R Smith, G A G…

Samuel and Sarah Saunders Page

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Samuel and Sarah Saunders Page, taken some time in the 1940s.

Charles Edward Warden

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Charles Edward Warden, West Coast Road, Arthurs Pass Village

Charles Edward Warden

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Charles Edward Warden outside Gaya cottage where he lived at Arthurs Pass

Thomas and Maud Nuttall

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Framed photograph of Thomas and Maud Nuttall

Thomas, Louisa, Dorothy, Henry and Adela Nuttall

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A large mounted photograph of the Nuttall family

Louisa Nuttall

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B&W photograph of Louisa Nuttall

Henry William Reynolds

Sketch of Henry William Reynolds, published with the newspaper article regarding his court case.


In the 1930s Reg Williams was a trapeze artist, pictured here under his stage name of 'Delgado'. His act, called the 'Slide of Death', was a highlight of the Hippodrome Vaudeville Company's show.

Victoria Square Meeting

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Street meeting of Christchurch "Passive Resisters" who protested against the imprisonment of youths for non-compliance with the Defence Act. The meeting is believed to be have been held on 9 March 1912 in response to the imprisonment of members of…