Club Hotel, Marine Parade, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The photograph shows the Club Hotel, Marine Parade, Napier which was not damaged by the devastating effects of the 3 February 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake. Standing on the verandah is a group of unidentified men. Underneath the photograph Ernest Sinclair has written: Club Hotel. Some of the Boys.
Ernest is referring to the group of Health Inspectors that came to Napier after the earthquake and stayed at the Club Hotel for the interim duration of their employment.

Photographer, Ernest Sinclair.
Date, post 3 February 1931. Possibly March/April.
Primary Maker
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph held in place in an album with photo corners.
Height x Width: 70 x 114mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 19740
Credit line
gifted by Brian Sherborne
Other number(s)
2015/31/91, 19740, 92459
Accession number

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