Sailors on the back of a tractor

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The photograph is taken at Ahuriri and shows sailors, possibly from the HMS Veronica, being transported by tractor and trailer after the devastating 3 February 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake.

Date, post 3 February 1931.
Photographer unknown.
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph.
Height x Width: 70 x 115mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 16976
Credit line
gifted by Liz Barry
Other number(s)
2013/6/7, 16976, 85438
Accession number

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