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Series Details

Series Number: AD243
Title: REGISTER OF WARDS OF THE STATE.
Start Date: 11 Jan 1897
End Date: 15 Feb 1989
Contents Start Date:
Contents End Date:
Date Range of Holdings:
Access: D75 Years
Creating Agency:
TA21 CHARITABLE GRANTS DEPARTMENT 01 Jan 1872 31 Dec 1934
TA145 DEPARTMENT FOR NEGLECTED CHILDREN 01 Jan 1896 31 Dec 1918
TA146 CHILDREN OF THE STATE DEPARTMENT 01 Jan 1918 31 Dec 1936
TA144 SOCIAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT 01 Jan 1934 02 Sep 1961
TA88 DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL WELFARE 02 Sep 1961 28 Feb 1983
TA1028 DEPARTMENT FOR COMMUNITY WELFARE 01 Feb 1983 17 Jul 1989
Description (Content/Function):

Records name, sex, religion, age or date of birth, cause of committal, native place, date of admission, educational qualifications (in vol. 1 only), payments, how dealt with and other particulars.Each ward given a consecutive number which ceased 1955

How to Use Series:

System of Arrangement:

Chronological. Each child allocated a case number.

Information Sources:

Controlling Series:
AD244  INDEX TO REGISTERS OF WARDS OF THE STATE. 11 Jan 1897 15 Feb 1989
Related Series:
SWD1 CORRESPONDENCE RELATING TO THE CUSTODY AND WELFARE OF CHILDREN UNDER VARIOUS ACTS. 07 Jul 1887 26 May 1954
AA682 ALPHABETICAL ADMISSION REGISTER. 01 Jan 1912 31 Dec 1922
AA226 GENERAL WELFARE CASE FILES 09 Mar 1915 11 Nov 1994
AA744 HOBART AREA OFFICE - REGISTER/INDEX OF WARDS AND SUPERVISION CASES. 01 Jan 1941 31 Dec 1983
AD339 CORRESPONDENCE, APPLICATIONS & ASSOCIATED RECORDS RELATING TO THE CUSTODY & WELFARE OF CHILDREN (SOUTHERN REGIONAL OFFICES). 14 Sep 1950 12 Jan 1996
AD258 RECORD CARDS OF WARDS OF THE STATE. 01 Jan 1955 31 Dec 1990
AF41 WYBRA HALL ADMISSIONS AND DISCHARGES REGISTER 15 May 1956 09 Sep 1988
Items in Series:
AD243/1/1 1-1799. 11 Jan 1897 04 Nov 1919
AD243/1/2 1780-4350. 11 Nov 1919 20 Feb 1939
AD243/1/3 4351-5819. 02 Mar 1939 26 Jun 1967
AD243/1/4  17 Jul 1967 15 Feb 1989