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Damaged Westport Post and Telegraph Office, after the Murchison earthquake, 1929

Reference Number: PAColl-0813-35

Damaged Westport Post and Telegraph Office, after the 1929 Murchison earthquake. Shows a two storied brick building, a corner of which has broken away. A pile of rubble is in the foreground. Photographer unidentified.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Westport Post and Telegraph Office, Westport, Earthquakes - New Zealand - West Coast Region, Buildings - Earthquake effects and Post offices - New Zealand - West Coast Region.

Part of:
Buckley, Maurice W (Mrs) :Photographs and albums, including photographs of the Napier earthquake; Southern Cross aeroplane; Catalina flying boat; aerial photographs of the South Island, particularly the Southern Alps; and others, Reference Number PAColl-0813 (12 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print, 6.3 x 10.9 cm. Horizontal imageSingle photograph

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