Business area of Napier from Bluff Hill

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931

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The photograph shows the devastation caused by the 3 February 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake and subsequent fire, to the business area of Napier. The Athenaeum is visible in the bottom left hand corner. Ernest Sinclair has written underneath the photograph: Panorama of Esplanade.

Photographer, Ernest Sinclair.
Date, post 3 February 1931. The month may be March/April as the roads have been cleared of debris.
Primary Maker
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph held in place in an album with photo corners.
Measurements
Height x Width: 72 x 115mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Display location
Current rights
Credit Line
gifted by Brian Sherborne
Other number(s)
2015/31/9, 19658, 92376
Accession number
2015/31/9

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