Sonja Farmer's WEMO Photographs

Photographs taken by Sonka Farmer, a volunteer at the Wellington Emergency Management Office, during the emergency response to the 22 February 2011 earthquake.

Last updated
9:27pm 31st October 2017
Type
Collection
Identifier
qsr-collection:18442

Contains 59 items


Sonja Farmer Photograph 01
Sonja Farmer Photograph 01
A photograph of scaffolding around a building on the corner of Bealey Avenue and Victoria Street.
Sonja Farmer Photograph 02
Sonja Farmer Photograph 02
A photograph of the earthquake damage to the Carlton Hotel on the corner of Bealey Avenue and Papanui Road. The walls along the western side of the building have crumbled, bricks spilling onto the footpath. Scaffolding and steel bracing has been erected up the side. Wire fencing has been placed around the building as a cordon. In the foreground, road cones line the street.
Sonja Farmer Photograph 03
Sonja Farmer Photograph 03
A photograph of liquefaction on a street in the Christchurch central city.
Sonja Farmer Photograph 04
Sonja Farmer Photograph 04
A photograph of scaffolding around the Jacobsens Tile building on the corner of Moorhouse Avenue and Montreal Street.
Sonja Farmer Photograph 05
Sonja Farmer Photograph 05
A photograph of scaffolding around the Jacobsens Tile building on the corner of Moorhouse Avenue and Montreal Street.
Sonja Farmer Photograph 06
Sonja Farmer Photograph 06
A photograph of the earthquake damage to the footpath near the Montreal Street bridge over the Avon River.
Sonja Farmer Photograph 07
Sonja Farmer Photograph 07
A photograph of USAR codes spray-painted on the front doors of Cambridge Courts.
Sonja Farmer Photograph 08
Sonja Farmer Photograph 08
A photograph of the Christchurch Arts Centre taken from Rolleston Avenue. A spire has been removed from one of the towers and braced on the footpath in front of the building. Wire fencing and road cones have been used to cordon off one side of the road.
Sonja Farmer Photograph 09
Sonja Farmer Photograph 09
A photograph of a police officer standing on the intersection between Park Terrace and Gloucester Street. In the background a member of the New Zealand Army can be seen in front of a line of road cones.
Sonja Farmer Photograph 10
Sonja Farmer Photograph 10
A photograph of the Christchurch Art Gallery on Montreal Street. A One News van is parked outside. The art gallery served as the temporary headquarters for Civil Defence after the 22 February 2011 earthquake.
Sonja Farmer Photograph 11
Sonja Farmer Photograph 11
A photograph of emergency management personnel signing in at the temporary Civil Defence headquarters in the Christchurch Art Gallery.
Sonja Farmer Photograph 12
Sonja Farmer Photograph 12
A photograph of broken glassware in the Christchurch Art Gallery store.