Story: Wallis, Mary Ann Lake

The Wallis orphanage, Motueka

The Wallis orphanage, Motueka

This 1980s sketch of the orphanage run by Richard and Mary Ann Wallis shows what it might have looked like in the late nineteenth century.

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How to cite this page:

Elspeth Mairs. 'Wallis, Mary Ann Lake', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1993. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 29 July 2021)