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Busch's slip, Murchison earthquake, 1929; 17/06/1929; FNJ 6 x 8 16

Busch's slip, Murchison earthquake, 1929, 17/06/1929, FNJ  6 x 8 16
Name/Title
Busch's slip, Murchison earthquake, 1929
About this object
The Murchison earthquake, 17 June 1929, caused a massive landslide. It swept away the Morel's home (image is of the top storey of house) and dammed the Mātakitaki River. Four people died as a result of the landslide.
Place Made
New Zealand
Date Made
17/06/1929
Medium and Materials
Gelatin dry plate
Collection
F N Jones Collection
Object number
FNJ 6 x 8 16

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