Children's Home & Orphanages in Hawkes Bay
A book about the children who lived in children's institutions in Hawkes Bay has been written by Dr Kay Morris Matthews, an acclaimed academic historian and author. It will be launched on 22 November by John McKinnon, a Hastings resident who grew up in France House, a home in the Esk Valley for teenage boys.
|Ref: 4-3681A-57, Parnell orphanage, Sir George Grey Special Collections
|Ref: AWNS-193730-53-2, Playtime at an Auckland orphanage, Sir George Grey Special Collections
|Ref: AWNS-19050608-3-1, Opening of an orphanage in Nelson, Sir George Grey Special Collections