Fire extinction

Buildings - Fires and fire prevention, Extinction of fires, Fighting of fires, Fire fighting, Fire suppression, Firefighting
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Firefighting beside an unidentified sports field, and, Kilbirnie Park
Date: 1976 From: Westra, Ans, 1936-: Photographs Ref: AW-1352 Description: Frame one shows a wide field at an unidentified location in which several vehicles are parked; long hoses are snaking across the grass with a man using a hig...
Ballantyne's Department Store on fire, Christchurch
Date: 18 Nov 1947 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-7171-89 Description: Fire at Ballantyne's department store, Christchurch, 18 November 1947. Shows both of the upper stories ablaze, and fireman using fire hoses. Photographer uni...
Date: ca 1930s By: Baillie, William Jeavons Hall, 1941-; MacDonald, Stewart James, active 1940-1944 Ref: PAColl-4479 Description: Taken at night with a fire truck in shadow in the foreground, firemen operating a hose in the background and smoke billowing. Photographer was Stewart James...
Date: 1927 From: Cook, Rodney, 1930-: Collection relating to refurbishment of Parliament and Government Building By: New Zealand. Public Works Department Ref: MapColl-832.4799a/A/1927/Acc.37363 Description: Map showing the fire services plan for Government Buildings, Wellington, from part of Hill Street to Featherston Street, and including part of Museum, Aitken...
Date: [ca 1955-1956] From: McComb, Kevin James, 1932-2012: Slides taken around New Zealand Ref: PA12-11491 Description: Transparency slides showing North Island scenes taken by Kevin James McComb in circa 1955 to 1956, while on a roadtrip around New Zealand. Series of photogra...
Fire extinguishing demonstration for the Emergency Precautions Scheme, Island Bay, Wellington, during World War II
Date: [ca 17 May 1941] From: Evening post (Newspaper. 1865-2002) :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post newspaper Ref: PAColl-8557-44 Description: Fire extinguishing demonstration for the Emergency Precautions Scheme, Island Bay, Wellington, circa 17 May 1941. Shows an unidentified man hosing down som...
Date: 1997 - 1998 From: Bromhead, Peter :Thirty-two cartoon photocopies published in the Dominion, 1 May 1997 - 15 June 1998. Ref: H-491-017/032 Description: Political cartoons Quantity: 16 photocopy/ies. Physical Description: Photocopies, A4 size.
Date: 1994 From: Greenall, Frank, fl 1980-1990s :Cartoons published in The Dominion. Mar 1993/May 1994. Ref: A-300-105 Description: A helicopter with a full monsoon bucket taking off across the Tasman towards Australia, showing Sydney Opera House surrounded by flames. Refers to severe fir...
Date: 1945-1948 From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency Ref: PAColl-4161-01-128 Description: Multiple copies of official photographs; all contain captions. Series of photos taken during the celebrations to mark Princess Elizabeth's wedding in 1947 - ...
Ballantyne's department store fire, Christchurch
Date: 1947 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-5936-27 Description: Fire at Ballantyne's department store in 1947, showing fire fighters on Colombo Street, Christchurch, with water hoses. Photographer unidentified. Inscripti...
Members of NZ Maadi Camp Fire Unit carry out their daily training, Egypt, World War II - Photograph taken by George Bull
Date: [ca 8 Dec 1943] From: New Zealand. Department of Internal Affairs. War History Branch :Photographs relating to World War 1914-1918, World War 1939-1945, occupation of Japan, Korean War, and Malayan Emergency By: Bull, George Robert, 1910-1996 Ref: DA-04710-F Description: Members of the NZ Maadi Camp Fire Unit, in Egypt, carry out their daily training. Photograph taken circa 8 December 1943 by George Robert Bull. Other - Name...
Date: November 1947 Ref: PA1-f-260 Description: Album of photographs of the fire at J Ballantyne & Company Ltd department store, Colombo Street, Christchurch, taken November 1947 by an unknown photographer...
Date: February 1931 From: Williams, K S :Cartes de visite, cabinet cards and photographs consisting of portraits, New Zealand scenes, Napier after the Hawkes Bay earthquake, and Maori artefacts Ref: PAColl-1960-11 Description: Street in Napier, showing damage caused by the earthquake of 3 February 1931, taken by an unknown photographer. Note fire engine in background. Inscriptions...
Date: 1938, 1940, 1950 From: New Zealand Free Lance : Photographic prints and negatives Ref: PAColl-0785-1-086 Description: Photographs of houses in Auckland, New Zealand soldiers in a military camp, hippopotami at Auckland Zoo, a firefighting demonstration and a man with the carc...
Date: [ca 1900s-1950s] From: Morriss, Bernadette, fl 2014: Items relating to members of her family Ref: PAColl-10218-4 Description: Comprises mainly photographs relating to the Gisborne Motor Service Co and their fleet of cars. Includes images following a fire at the Gisborne Motor Servic...
Date: [Between 1901 and 1903] From: Godber, Albert Percy, 1875-1949 :Collection of albums, prints and negatives Ref: PA1-q-100 Description: Album of photographs taken by Albert Percy Godber between 1901 and 1903. South Island subjects include the Cape Foulwind Lighthouse and quarry, Westport rail...
Date: 1 May 1999 - 01 May 1999 From: Piha oral history project By: Allaway, Mervyn Basil, active 1999 Ref: OHInt-0534/2 Description: Discusses the formation of the Fire Brigade and his own involvement with it from 1974 to 1981. Comments that fires had been fought by the Auckland Regional C...
Date: 1998 From: Fletcher, David, fl 1990s :Political cartoons published in the New Truth, March to July 1998 Ref: A-323-041 Description: A three-panel strip showing New Zealand First MP Jack Elder calling the alarm that his desk is on fire. A boy standing with him informs him that calling the ...
Date: [ca 1947-1960] From: Campbell, Douglas Archibald, 1906-1969 :Photographs Ref: PAColl-9902-7 Description: Photographs of various forms of erosion on farmed land, and measures taken to stabilize the land. Photographs of aircraft topdressing and fighting fires. Qu...
Date: 1968 From: Lodge, Nevile Sidney 1918-1989 :[Archive of original cartoons for the Evening Post and Sports Post, 1941 to 1988] By: Lodge, Nevile Sidney, 1918-1989 Ref: B-133-708 Description: In three horizontal scenes, November 5 in Australia means the Melbourne Cup (2 jockeys urge their horses to the cup), the presidential election in U.S.A. (3...