The French Maid Coffee House

The interior of the French Maid Coffee House, Wellington, 1940s.


Alexander Turnbull Library
Photographer: Leo Morel
Arthur Singleton MS Papers 1977
Reference: F 967561/2
Permission of the Alexander Turnbull Library, National Library of New Zealand, Te Puna Matauranga o Aotearoa, must be obtained before any re-use of this image.

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Community contributions

Jennifer Power
22 Sep 2011
The lady facing the camera, sitting in second table in from camera, with beret type hat on & scarf is my mother Dallas Quirke. The child & two adults with her, I'm not sure of.

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