During the fire, Napier

A B Hurst & Son
Current rights
Public Domain
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About this object
A photograph taken after the Hawke's Bay earthquake on the 3rd of February 1931. The photograph is thought to have been taken looking down Emerson Street, with the ANZ Building pictured at the left. Smoke from the fires, which broke out after the earthquake, is visible in the photograph.

Photographer, A B Hurst.
Date, 3 February 1931.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 86 x 142mm
Herschell St K White Blg, Inscription, Handwritten
Subject person
Subject period
Subject date
03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 4171 l
Credit Line
gifted by Mrs E J Greening
Other number(s)
m70/15, 4171 l, 83204


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