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Series Details

Series Number: SWD37
Title: REGISTER OF CHILDREN AT BOYS HOME LANSDOWNE CRESCENT; GIRLS INDUSTRIAL SCHOOL, HOBART TRAINING SCHOOL FOR FEMALES, ST JOSEPHS ORPHANAGE FOR WHOM A GOVERNMENT ALLOWANCE IS PAYABLE
Start Date: 01 Jan 1869
End Date: 31 Dec 1898
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Date Range of Holdings:
Access: Open
Creating Agency:
TA152 COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE (2) 01 Jan 1857 31 Dec 1882
TA21 CHARITABLE GRANTS DEPARTMENT 01 Jan 1872 31 Dec 1934
Description (Content/Function):

Gives date of admission, name, date of birth, fund, by those whose order admitted, name of sip and civil condition of mother and father. There is also a remarks column for such information as when discharged.

How to Use Series:

Digital images of this record series are available to view online by clicking on the item links below to get to the Item Details pages. Copies may be made for private research/study but any other use requires permission from the Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office.

Volume one (SWD37/1/1) is in two parts - front of volume then back of the volume, upside-down. For ease of viewing, the online digital copy is presented the one way - the front of volume reading left to right followed by the back of volume reading left to right in chronological order.

System of Arrangement:

Entries are arranged chronologically by date of admission, under the name of each institution.

Information Sources:

Items in Series:
SWD37/1/1 Register - Boys' Home Lansdowne Cres.; Girls' Industrial School Trinity Hill; Girls' Launceston Female Industrial School; Girls (Upper Macquarie St Girls Industrial School); Girls (Hobart Training School Barracks); Girls and Boys (St Joseph's Orphanage. 01 Jan 1869 31 Dec 1883
SWD37/1/2 Register - Boys' Home; Girls' Industrial School; St Joseph's Orphanage; Hobart Training School; Female Industrial School, Boys' Training School 01 Jan 1879 31 Dec 1898