Letter, Alan Goss

Goss, Alan Montgomery

Object detail

Brief Description
Letter to the Be Our Guest competition from Alan Goss about his memories of the 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake, titled: That was a Beaut.

Alan Goss was eight years old and a pupil at Port School on 3 February 1931. His father picked him up from school. Alan had a sister Jill, and a cousin Shirley Boardman. His family stayed with the Alexander family in Church Road, Taradale, and later with relatives in Woodville.
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Production technique
Media/Materials description
A4 printed sheet, typed.
In the Be Our Guest Folder No 2.: Height x Width: 298 x 210mm
Subject period
Subject date
03 Feb 1931
Credit line
gifted by Alan Goss
Other number(s)
m2006/27/181, 36496


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