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M2181 St Joseph's Orphanage

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Reference Number

Quote this number to access your records: Tasmanian Archives Item Number, AA59/1/1820

Records Location

These records are part of Migrant Files (1945 - 1982).


M2181 St Joseph’s Orphanage is a file created by the State Immigration Office. It contains the Orphanage’s application to receive child migrants from Britain and the correspondence associated with it. The file also contains extracts from the Sisters of Charity’s constitution and information about the Catholic Welfare Organisation.

Access Conditions

These records have been digitised and are available online.

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