Assorted documents, Transport, Hawke's Bay earthquake

Production date
16 Feb 1931

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About this object
Assorted documents dated 16 February 1931, relating to requisitions for fuel, a new battery and vehicle repairs during the aftermath of the 3 February 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake.

Included with the documents is a letter to the transport officer of the Public Works Department in Napier, signed by the managing director for Lerew Motors (1927) Limited, with an estimate for the cost for vehicle repairs on the Essex car, the property of Williams & Kettle Limited, Hastings.

Names or signatures mentioned in the documents are: Special Police Force, Mrs M Rowe, Mr Smith, Mr Allison, R McGregor, Schofield, H T Robinson, Mr F G Smith, R Limbrick, Scott-Smith, A Goodger, Mr H A Westerholm and Mr W P Finch.

Some names or signatures are indecipherable.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Handwritten or typed on blank, lined or printed paper in ink, coloured ink, pencil or coloured pencil. Some documents have date or name stamps. The documents are grouped by a date label and secured with a brass split pin.
Smallest document.: Height x Width: 85 x 115mm
Largest document.: Height x Width: 265 x 205mm
Subject period
Subject date
16 Feb 1931
Credit line
from the Public Trust Office
Other number(s)
m98/62, 80020

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