+ 64 6 835 0022
HATS Hats HATS
Gifts for Men
Gifts for Women
Gifts for Children
Art Deco Trust Publications
... more in Shop
Walks & Tours
Art Deco City News Magazine
Photos - Art Deco Houses
Photos - 1931 Earthquake
Photos - Napier Art Deco Buildings
Photos - Guided Art Deco Walk
Photos - Events
Become a Member
Manage your account
Renew your subscription
Art Deco Trust Background Papers
The Hawke's Bay Earthquake
Move mouse over the image to magnify
A beautiful soft cover book written by the
late Robert McGregor, Art Deco Trust Heritage Officer and founding member of the Art Deco Trust in 1985.
Its comprehensive 56 pages of text and 100 historic photographs detail New Zealand's greatest natural disaster - the Hawkes Bay Earthquake, 10.47am, 3rd February 1931.
Highlighted throughout the publication are fabulous archival photos covering the region before the earthquake and the following devastation, rescue, evacuation, clean up and reconstruction of the area caused by the 7.8 magnitude earthquake.
Published by the Art Deco Trust.
This informative book can be used as an educational tool or kept as a souvenir of your visit to our beautiful city.
You might also be interested in ...
Art Deco Napier
Spanish Mission Hastings - styles of five decades
2006 Art Deco Weekend Poster
1994 Art Deco Weekend - Poster
BECOME A MEMBER
for any information