Australian Mutual Provident Society Insurance (AMP) building, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The photograph shows the destruction of the Australian Mutual Provident Society Insurance Company building, Hastings Street, Napier during the 3 February 1931 earthquake. The façade of the building has completely disintegrated showing the inside of the rooms, complete with furnishings.

Photographer, Percy Sorrell.
Date, post 3 February 1931.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Hand coloured transparency.
Measurements
Height x Width: 82 x 82mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Caption
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, [70558]
Other number(s)
70558

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