Emerson Street, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The photograph shows Emerson Street, Napier looking towards Marine Parade. New shops have been built as a result of the devastating earthquake which occurred on 3 February 1931. Kidson's Corner is on the left and the Emerson and Dalton building (E & D) is on the right. The street is lined with traffic.

Photographer, possibly Percy Sorrell.
Date, unknown.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white negative on glass.
Height x Width: 82 x 82mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, [70568]
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