Napier from Tiffen Park, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931

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About this object
The photograph shows the remains of the Napier after the devastating 3 February 1931 earthquake and subsequent fire. Rebuilding has begun. Visible are new buildings as well as buildings in the process of being constructed. The back of the two storied Napier Post Office is in the centre distance.

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, W61 (d)
Credit Line
gifted by H J Williams
Other number(s)
W61 (d), W.8/29, 71800

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