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One landscape colour photograph taken in 1985 showing the fence of Christchurch Girls' High School's basketball courts on the corner of Montreal and Gloucester Streets, Christchurch with St Elmo's Couts and the New Zealand Post Ofice building in the background.
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This photograph features the fence of Christchurch Girls' High School’s basketball courts with the St Elmo’s Courts building in the background. During the 4 September 2010 earthquake St Elmo’s Courts were damaged, this was compounded by the 22 February 2011 earthquake and the building was demolished. Completed in 1930 the courts were Christchurch’s first apartment complex. This photograph records the new addition of a penthouse to St Elmo’s Courts, built in 1985.
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4 1/2 x 6 3/4" (114.3 x 171.45mm)
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