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Archival Series Register of Admissions to the Industrial School (1903 - 1908)
Edwardstown Industrial School
- Alternative Names
- GRG 27/11 (State Records of South Australia Reference Number)
Entries across two pages. Date in top left hand corner. Left hand page: (1) Number; (2) Name; (3) Age; (4) Date of birth; (5) Late place of residence; (6) What relatives in the State, where Living, Earnings and Occupation; (7) Religion. Right hand page: (8) Court of committal, (9) Reasons for admission etc, (10) Date of admission, (11) Date of leaving, (12) Where gone to. Notes on contents - (6) What relatives: gives names of parents and whether they are living or deceased.
Quantity: 1 register
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Is part of Archival Collection
Sources used to compile this entry: George, Karen, Finding your own way, Nunkuwarrin Yunti of South Australia Inc., 2005, http://www.salinkup.com.au/content.php?page_id=4.
Prepared by: Karen George and Gary George
Created: 11 August 2011, Last modified: 27 February 2013