AMP Building, Shakespeare Road, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
This photograph depicts the Australian Mutual Provident Society building on the corner of Shakespeare Road and Browning Street in Napier after the Hawke's Bay earthquake on the 3rd of February 1931.

The building was severely damaged by the quake. The cracks to the brickwork shown in the photograph were on the Browning Street side of the building.

The photographer is thought to be Frank L Moodie, architect.
Primary Maker
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 104 x 82mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 7256 i
Credit line
gifted by Margaret Burton
Other number(s)
m90/31, 7256 i, 76604

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