Blythes Limited, Emerson Street, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931

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About this object
The photograph shows the ruin of Blythes Limited which was destroyed in the 3 February 1931 earthquake and subsequent fire. The skeleton of the drapers store, which was located in Emerson Street, stands behind the chimney. In the foreground of the photograph are the remains of a car.

Photographer, Percy Sorrell.
Date, post 3 February 1931.

Photographer, Percy Sorrell.
Date, post 3 February 1931.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Hand coloured glass.
Measurements
Height x Width: 82 x 82mm
Subject person
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Display location
Current rights
Other number(s)
70597

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