General Post Office, Napier

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About this object
Postcard featuring a view of the General Post Office on Shakespeare Road, Napier.

The photograph has been taken from Browning Street looking towards the intersection of Hastings Street and Shakespeare Road, possibly in the early nineteenth century. A row of horse drawn vehicles are parked in front of the post office. Napier Hill is visible in the distance.

There is a note on the back of the postcard from Jane to William dated December 1910. The note wishes William a happy Christmas.

Photographer, unknown.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Postcard featuring a black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 89 x 139mm
This photograph must be acknowledged to the - Hawke’s Bay Art Gallery and Museum (Inc.), Napier. Reference No., Stamp, Stamped
Subject date
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 4981
Credit line
gifted by Mr Geoff Harding
Other number(s)
m75/12, 4981, 78295

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