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.
Kōrero: Wallis, Mary Ann Lake
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Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:
Elspeth Mairs. 'Wallis, Mary Ann Lake', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 1993. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/2w6/wallis-mary-ann-lake (accessed 2 December 2021)