View of Napier looking south from Napier Hill


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About this object
View of Napier from Napier Hill looking towards Awatoto, possibly taken in the 1880s. The side of the hill is covered with mature trees. The Central Business District is visible beyond the trees. Hastings Street is located near the centre of the photograph.

The shallow lagoon is visible on the right side of the image. Cape Kidnappers is visible in the distance.

Photographer, Burton Brothers.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph mounted in an album.
Measurements
Photograph: Height x Width: 142 x 200mm
Album: Height x Width x Depth/Length: 401 x 330 x 55mm
Signature/Inscription
8, Inscription, Handwritten
C. D. Cornford 56/28, Stamp, Stamped
Subject period
Subject date
1880s
Display location
Current rights
Credit Line
from the estate of Mr C D Cornford
Other number(s)
56/28, Album 12, 1903, 77523
Accession number
56/28

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