Nurses Home, Napier Hospital

Sinclair, Ernest
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain
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The photograph shows the damage caused by the 3 February 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake to the Nurses' Home, Napier Hospital. The building has completely collapsed. The road in front of the building has been cleared of debris. Underneath the photograph Ernest Sinclair has written: Nurses Home Napier Hospital.

Photographer, Ernest Sinclair.
Date, post 3 February 1931. Possibly March/April.
Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph held in place in an album with photo corners.
Height x Width: 68 x 110mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 19708
Credit Line
gifted by Brian Sherborne
Other number(s)
2015/31/59, 19708, 92427
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