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 049
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 049
A photograph of the earthquake damage to the second and third storeys of Peaches and Cream on Tuam Street.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 050
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 050
A photograph of the entrance to Real Groovy on Tuam Street with blankets on the footpath in front.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 051
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 051
A photograph of a window of Peaches and Cream with the word "No" spray-painted on the glass.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 052
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 052
A photograph of the earthquake damage to a block of shops on Manchester Street.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 053
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 053
A photograph of the earthquake damage to Aji Global Grocery and Chocolatier on Manchester Street.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 054
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 054
A photograph of the earthquake damage to Bracken Antiques on Manchester Street.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 055
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 055
A photograph of an earthquake-damaged shop on the corner of Manchester Street and Struthers Lane, near Sol Square.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 056
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 056
A photograph of an earthquake-damaged shop on the corner of Manchester Street and Struthers Lane, near Sol Square.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 057
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 057
A photograph of High Street near the intersection with Manchester Street. Wire fencing has been placed across the street as a cordon. A sign on a lamppost reads, "Temporary road closure. High Street will be closed between Cashel and Manchester Street from 7 am on 12/7/2010 to 6 pm on 4/10/2010. Enquires 0800 SAFE4U". In the background, the Westpac Trust Building can be seen as well as rubble lining the street.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 058
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 058
A photograph looking north up Manchester Street from the intersection with Cashel Street. Police tape and road cones have been placed across the street with a sign reading, "Road closed". In the background, members of the public can be seen walking along the street. Wire fencing in the distance has been used to make a cordon before Hereford Street .
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 059
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 059
A photograph of barriers being erected around the Domo furniture store on Tuam Street.
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 060
Elizabeth Ackermann Photograph 060
A photograph of the earthquake damage to the White's Building on Tuam Street, visible through a broken window. The roof of the building has collapsed into the building, a plank of wood breaking through the window.