Napier from the air

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The photograph shows Napier from the air taken after the 3 February 1931 earthquake and subsequent fire. Nelson Park which were used as temporary accommodation for refugees, can be seen covered in tents and McLean Park flooded with water. The water in the Inner Harbour is receding.

Photographer, Cyril Walter Lambourne.
Date, post 3 February 1931.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph.
Height x Width: 167 x 216mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 12003
Credit line
gifted by A F Tucker
Other number(s)
m2003/9/47, 12003, 71339

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