Dickens Street, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
A photograph of Dickens Street in Napier taken ten days after the Hawke's Bay earthquake on the 3rd of February 1931. The premises of Dalgety and Company, which was situated on the corner of Dickens and Dalton Streets, is located along the right side of the street. On the left is a building with a dome roof. This is the Foresters Hall. Tram lines run along the street.

Photographer, Leo White.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph, housed in a folder of plastic sleeves.
Height x Width: 80 x 107mm
Napier - 1931 Quake, Dickens St 10 days after the shakes, Inscription, Handwritten
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 16491
Credit line
gifted by W C Newell
Other number(s)
m84/6, 16491, 82546

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