Remains of Mr Hall's house destroyed by a tsunami - Photograph taken by Harold J Dunstan, March 1947
Reference Number: PAColl-0785-1-159-01
The wreckage of Mr and Mrs A F Hall's house at Pouawa, destroyed by a tsunami on the 26th of March 1947. Photographed by Harold J Dunstan in March 1947.
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Extent: 1 b&w original photographic print(s)Silver gelatin print, 19.7 x 12 cm. Single photograph
Conditions governing access to original: Not restricted
Inscriptions: Inscribed - Verso - Tidal wave. Remains of Mr Hall's place. Post standing in kitchen in which he, wife, and friend were trapped. This was slewed round. Three other rooms demolished. P 9/4/47. Dunstan ass.
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