Hastings buildings after the earthquake

Production date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Public Domain

See full details

Details


About this object
The photograph shows the destruction caused to unidentified buildings in Hastings by the 3 February 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake. One of the buildings has completely collapsed. There is a gunsmith's shop on the right hand side of the photograph. The road has been cleared of debris and there is a car parked on the verge of the footpath.

Photographer, Jack Marriott.
Date, post 3 February 1931.
Primary Maker
Production period
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Black and white photograph attached in an album with photograph corners.
Measurements
Height x Width: 62 x 88mm
Subject period
Subject date
Post 03 Feb 1931
Current rights
Caption
Collection of Hawke’s Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 19790
Credit line
gifted by Alan and Eunice Marriott
Other number(s)
2015/26/34, 19790, 92507
Accession number
2015/26/34

Related objects

 Comments
Do you know something about this object? We'd love to hear from you if you have information that would help add to the history on this object.


Be the first to comment.