Marine Parade, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The photograph shows a gentleman setting up hoses to water the gardens located opposite the Napier Courthouse on Marine Parade. The gardens were built after the 3 February 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake. The Colonnade and the Tom Parker Fountain have not been built at the time that the photograph was taken. The Napier Courthouse can be seen on the right with a portion of the Napier Athenaeum visible next to it. Norfolk Island pines line the road.

Photographer, A B Hurst.
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
y88/8/9, Inscription, Handwritten
Subject person
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 15613
Credit line
gifted by Mrs McKenzie
Other number(s)
m82/25 a, Album 60, 15613, 78910

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