Browning Street, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
This photograph depicts the remains of the Hawke's Bay Education Board Office on Browning Street.

The building in the right of the frame is the Napier Telephone Exchange on Browning Street. Next to this, out of frame would be the Old Post Office which sat at the corner of Browning and Hastings Streets.

It is noted on the back of the photograph as being the Cathedral parking.

Cars have been destroyed from falling buildings in the earthquake and fires that followed.

Photographer unknown.
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 68 x 111mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 14832
Other number(s)
14832, 75646


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