Napier Hospital, Napier

Moodie, Frank L
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
This photograph depicts the Chronic Ward at Napier Hospital, Napier. The damage to the building was caused by the Hawke's Bay earthquake on the 3rd of February 1931.

Visible in the photograph is the wide verandah which allowed patients to benefit from the all day sun it provided.

The photographer is thought to Frank L Moodie: architect.
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 84 x 136mm
Napier Hospital, Inscription, Handwritten
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 7251 g
Credit Line
gifted by Margaret Burton
Other number(s)
m90/26, 7251 g, 76108


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