Dr Moore's Private Hospital, Marine Parade, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931

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About this object
The photograph shows the site of the Dr Moore's Hospital, also known as Upoko Poito, being cleared after the building was destroyed during the devastating 3 February 1931 earthquake. The hospital was located on Marine Parade, Napier. Men are loading the back of a truck with concrete debris. Private homes can be seen in the background.

Photographer, Dave Williams.
Date, post 3 February 1931.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph.
Height x Width: 70 x 105mm
Subject person
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
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Credit Line
gifted by H J Williams
Other number(s)
W275 (f), 71904

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