Earthquake Damage, Band Rotunda

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Public Domain
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About this object
The photograph features earthquake damage to the band rotunda and the Masonic Hotel on Marine Parade, Napier following the 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake. There is a group of people standing on the road in front of the rotunda and cars at left and right. It is noted on the back of the photograph that the building was pulled down and two bodies were found.

Photographer, unknown.
Date, post 3 February 1931.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph.
Height x Width: 64 x 109mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 9154
Credit Line
gifted by David Freyne
Other number(s)
m99/110/5, 9154, 83426


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