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Building damaged in Napier earthquake, 1931

Reference Number: 1/2-047691

A group of men working to clear rubble from the site of an unidentified building in Napier that had been badly damaged in the earthquake of 1931. The Bank of New South Wales, which stands beside this building, appears undamaged. Photograph taken by S C Smith.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Bank of New South Wales, Napier City, Tractors, Banks and banking - New Zealand - Hawke's Bay Region, Buildings - Earthquake effects and Earthquakes - New Zealand - Hawke's Bay Region.

Part of:
Smith, Sydney Charles, 1888-1972 : Photographs of New Zealand, Reference Number PA-Group-00242 (1258 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

Other copies available: File print available in Pictorial Reference Service3. Hastings. Earthquake. 1931(PFP-012449)

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