Napier Technical School, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
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View of the Napier Technical School, Munroe Street, taken after the Hawke's Bay earthquake on 3 February 1931.

Constructed from brick, the college building completely collapsed as a result of the earthquake. Furniture can be seen among the rubble. Napier Hill is visible in the distance.

Photographer, unknown.
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 167 x 216mm
Acknowledge N.Z. Railways Publicity Photo., Stamp, Stamped
N.Z. Railways Publicity Branch Wellington 10 Feb, Stamp, Stamped
Subject person
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 15833
Credit Line
gifted by Barry Hellberg
Other number(s)
2012/46/44, 15833, 80363
Accession number


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