Building site, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931

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About this object
The photograph shows the construction of an unidentified building in the Napier town centre after the devastating 3 February 1931 earthquake and subsequent fire. Workmen can be seen toiling amongst the scaffolding. A concrete mixer and bags of cement are on the right.

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 period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Display location
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, W89 (a)
Credit Line
gifted by H J Williams
Other number(s)
W89 (a), W.7/175, 71760

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