Corner of Hastings and Tennyson streets, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The photograph shows the rebuilding of Napier businesses after the devastating 3 February 1931 earthquake and subsequent fire. The image, taken looking towards the corner of Hastings and Tennyson streets, shows the foundations of the Masonic Hotel block. Across the road is the new Market Reserve building.

Photographer, Dave Williams.
Date, post 3 February 1931.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph.
Height x Width: 80 x 105mm
Subject person
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, W83 (d)
Credit line
gifted by H J Williams
Other number(s)
W83 (d), W.7/231, 71756

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