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Premises of John Chambers & Son Ltd, Wellington, damaged by Wairarapa earthquake, 25 June 1942

Reference Number: EP-Science-Earthquakes 1940s and 1950s-01

Premises of John Chambers & Son Ltd, on the corner of Jervois Quay and Cable Street, Wellington, showing windows broken by the Wairarapa earthquake of 24 June 1942. Photographed 25 June 1942 by an unknown Evening Post staff photographer.

Key terms:
1 image, categorised under Building portraits and Silver gelatin photoprints, related to John Chambers & Son Ltd, Jervois Quay, Cable Street, Buildings - Earthquake effects, Earthquakes - New Zealand - Wellington Region and Buildings - New Zealand - Wellington Region.

Part of:
Earthquakes in the 1940s and 1950s, Reference Number EP-Science-Earthquakes 1940s and 1950s (6 digitised items)
Science, Reference Number EP-Science (23 digitised items)
Evening Post illustrations file, Reference Number PAColl-7327-1 (342 digitised items)
The Dominion Post :Photographic negatives and prints of the Evening Post and Dominion newspapers, Reference Number PAColl-7327 (2038 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print 16.5 x 21.6 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted

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