About this object
Interior view of the temporary premises occupied by the Napier branch of the Lands and Survey Department following the Hawke's Bay earthquake in 1931. The premises were located upstairs in the RSA building on Dickens Street. Members of staff pose for the photograph around the makeshift office space. The men are identified on the mount as (from left to right): E Selby, J Cook, W J Harding, R Lyons, C Fiefier, E Liekis, A Foley.
Date, post 3 Feb 1931.
Black and white photograph glued onto a sheet of card with three other photographs.
Photograph: Height x Width: 66 x 112mm
Card backing: Height x Width: 252 x 265mm
Department of Lands & Survey; 1891; 1987
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 14043
gifted by the Lands & Deeds Registry Office
m2002/8/3, 14043, 83692