• Archival Series

Copies of letters sent concerning the administration of public schools

To access these records

Please contact the State Archives and Records Authority of New South Wales:

Postal Address: PO Box 516, Kingswood NSW 2747

Phone: (02) 9673 1788

Email: info@records.nsw.gov.au

Website: http://www.records.nsw.gov.au/contact-us/contact-us/

Reference Number

Quote this number to access your records: State Records Authority of New South Wales Series Number, NRS-3851


This series contains letters sent by the Under Secretary of the Department of Public Instruction relating to the administration of public schools in New South Wales. Some of the letters relate to the state-run orphan schools and reformatories, and relate to the admission of children to these institutions and the foster care into placements with employers once they were too old to attend school.">apprenticeship of children in the reform schools. They also cover more administrative matters, such as staffing, fees, school boards, and examinations. These letters are held by Musems of History NSW (State Archives).

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These records are open, and available for public access. To access these records please contact Museums of History NSW (State Archives).

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