Accession Number
2011.85.12
Brief Description
One landscape colour postcard depicting Cranford Street and Westminster Street shops from a series of Christchurch images produced by the New Zealand Postcard Society following the 4 September 2010 earthquake.
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Production Date
2010
Background
This postcard is one of 15 released by The New Zealand Postcard Society (Inc.) that feature images of Christchurch after the 4 September 2010 earthquake. The description on the reverse of the postcard reads: "Cranford St & Westminster St block of shops. Containing several businesses including Altron TV, a clothing shop and Tai Takeaways, the 80 year old building also housed several flats on its second storey. An aftershock on 6th September caused the building to be declared unsafe and it was demolished that same day."
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