Story: Collier, Jane Annie

Jane Annie Collier, early 1890s

Jane Annie Collier, early 1890s

Jane Collier laid the foundations for educational attainment among blind people in New Zealand, at a time when many assumed that the blind were incapable of leading productive lives.

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Penelope Hansen. 'Collier, Jane Annie', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1993. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/en/biographies/2c26/collier-jane-annie (accessed 9 July 2020)