Booklet, Napier NZ: Before & After the Great Earthquake, February 3rd, 1931

Hurst, Arthur Bendigo
Office Supply Co., Ltd
Production date
Pre 03 Feb 1931
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

Object detail

Brief Description
A booklet of photographs titled: Napier NZ: Before and After the Great Earthquake, February 3, 1931. Photographed by A B Hurst and published by the Office Supply Company, Clive Square, Napier.

The contents include: Napier before the earthquake; Panorama of Napier after the fire; Marine Parade, Napier, before the earthquake, showing Dr Moore's Hospital; Dr Moore's Hospital, after earthquake; Masonic Hotel, Napier, after earthquake, before fire and after fire; Hastings Street, before and after earthquake and fire; Tennyson Street, ablaze; Emerson Street, afire; Clive Square, before the earthquake; Community Shop Centre Clive Square; Nurses Home, opening day and after the earthquake; Napier Cathedral, before and after the earthquake; and H M S Veronica at Napier Wharf.
Production date
Pre 03 Feb 1931
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Soft cover; printed in black ink on paper.
Height x Width: 108 x 157mm
Local Collection, Stamp
H.B. Art Gallery & Museum, Stamp
The Office Supply Co., Booksellers & Stationers, Napier., Stamp
Subject period
Subject date
Pre 03 Feb 1931
Post 03 Feb 1931
Credit line
gifted by Geoff Harding
Other number(s)
4836, Pams A7, 18438


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