Emerson Street, Napier

Hurst, Arthur Bendigo
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
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The photograph shows new buildings in Emerson Street, taken looking towards Clive Square. The buildings were erected after the devastation caused by the 3 February 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake.

The Marcie's building can be seen on the left, followed by the Emerson Building (Finch & Westerholm) and Clausens (Finch & Westerholm). The A B Hurst building is the fifth building along. Photographer, A B Hurst.
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph glued to the cardboard page of a photograph album.
Height x Width: 157 x 205mm
Height x Width: 205 x 260mm
y85/12/7, Inscription, Handwritten
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 15606
Credit Line
gifted by Mrs McKenzie
Other number(s)
m82/25 a, Album 60, 15606, 78888


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