Emerson Street, Napier

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

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About this object
The photograph shows the newly developed Emerson Street rebuilt after the 3 February 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake. Underneath the photograph Ernest Sinclair has written: Napier in the making again. A new street. (Note poles and hanging verandahs.)

Photographer, Ernest Sinclair.
Date, post 3 February 1931.
Primary Maker
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black & white photograph held in place in an album with photo corners.
Height x Width: 64 x 112mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 19749
Credit line
gifted by Brian Sherborne
Other number(s)
2015/31/100, 19749, 92468
Accession number

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