Heretaunga Street, Hastings

Moodie, Frank L
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
This photograph depicts the main street through central Hastings, Heretaunga Street, and the damaged buildings from the Hawke's Bay earthquake on the 3rd of February 1931.

Visible signage reads:
H.R French, bookseller on Heretaunga Street, east of where it meets Maddison Street.
Paul Hannah, The Cycle King, Heretaunga Street.
Yates' Cash Stores Ltd, Heretaunga Street.

Also visible on the two-storied building on the left is a sign that reads Snooker across the top and Billiards down the left and right hand sides.

The photographer is thought to be Frank Moodie.
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 85 x 137mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Credit Line
gifted by Captain Fred Chapman
Other number(s)
m90/22, 7247 k, 75920


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