Searching the rubble, Napier

Lambourne, Cyril Walter
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
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The photograph shows unidentified men searching the rubble for the injured and dead, after the devastating 3 February 1931 earthquake and subsequent fire. The exterior walls are all that remain of the building.

Cyril Walter Lambourne, photographer.
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph.
Height x Width: 167 x 216mm
Warning. The reproduction rights of this photograph are strictly reserved by the Auckland Weekly News., Stamp, Stamp
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 11960
Credit Line
gifted by A F Tucker
Other number(s)
m2003/9/15, 11960, 71382


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