Eruption Damage, Tikitapu

Ryan, A A
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Public Domain
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About this object
A photograph of the shore and Lake Tikitapu following the Mount Tarawera eruption of June 1886. The stripped trees are visible in the foreground of the image and the lake rests in the background. Two men stand on stumps amongst the trees in the midground of the image. Ash and mud appear to cover the ground.

Photographer, A A Ryan.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph mounted on card.
Height x Width: 135 x 205mm
Height x Width: 247 x 309mm
The National Photographic Company. A A Ryan, Manager, Printed, Printed
HB Art Gallery & Museum, Stamp, Stamped
Subject period
Subject date
Jun 1886
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 3525
Credit Line
gifted by Mrs A Lockie
Other number(s)
37/253, 3525, 84238
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