Elizabeth Ackermann's Earthquake Photographs

Elizabeth Ackermann is the Department Administrator for the Civil and Natural Resources Engineering Department at the University of Canterbury. This collection holds photographs taken by Elizabeth after the 4 September and 22 February 2011 earthquakes.

Last updated
3:45pm 3rd December 2017
Type
Collection
Identifier
qsr-collection:17785

Contains 370 items


Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 349
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 349
A photograph looking east down Gloucester Street, towards the intersection of Manchester Street. On-lookers are surveying earthquake damage from behind the cordon. The Christchurch City Council parking building can be seen in the distance.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 350
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 350
A photograph of the north-west corner of the ChristChurch Cathedral in Cathedral Square. The tower to the right has been partially demolished with only the lower section remaining. The door to the tower can be seen through the broken walls.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 351
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 351
A photograph of the north side of the ChristChurch Cathedral with the Citizen's Memorial to the left. The roof of the cathedral has been damaged, and many of the doors and windows boarded up. On the memorial, the angel's waist and neck have been braced to keep her standing.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 352
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 352
A photograph looking south down Manchester Street. People are walking along the road looking at earthquake damage. The Octagon Live building and the Holiday Inn can be seen to the right.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 353
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 353
A photograph of a building on Manchester Street showing the outline left by the demolition of an adjoining building. Wire fencing has been placed around the site as a cordon.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 354
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 354
A photograph of a building on Manchester Street showing the outline left by the demolition of an adjoining building. Wire fencing has been placed around the site as a cordon.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 355
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 355
A photograph of scaffolding up the side of the Novotel in Cathedral Square.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 356
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 356
A photograph of people walking through Press Lane, between Gloucester Street and Worcester Street. In the background, the Heritage Hotel can be seen.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 357
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 357
A photograph of scaffolding and bracing around the Isaac Theatre Royal on Gloucester Street. A shipping container can be seen on the road in front of the building.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 358
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 358
A photograph looking north down Manchester Street, taken from the intersection of Gloucester Street. In the distance, the road has been cordoned off. The Christchurch City Council car parking building can be seen on the right.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 359
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 359
A photograph of artist Michael Parekowhai's installation of 'On First Looking into Chapman's Homer' on the corner of Madras Street and Lichfield Street.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 360
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 360
A photograph of a member of the public interacting with artist Michael Parekowhai's installation of 'On First Looking into Chapman's Homer' on the corner of Madras Street and Lichfield Street.