Hospital tent at Napier Park Racecourse

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
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Object detail

About this object
The photograph depicts an unidentified nurse standing outside a tent.

The tents were erected to house a temporary hospital after the 3 February 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake. Men can be seen erecting tents in the background. Underneath the image is written: Hospital tent at Napier Park Racecourse HB.

Photographer, unknown.
Date, post 3 February 1931.
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph attached to a photograph album.
Height x Width: 72 x 98mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 19623
Credit Line
gifted by Joan Crawford
Other number(s)
2015/23/10, 19623, 92307
Accession number


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