• Archival Item

St Francis House Semaphore, South Australia - Training of boys from Northern Territory [title altered from original]

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Reference Number

Quote this number to access your records: National Archives of Australia Reference Number, A452, 1957/2653

Records Location


This file contains detailed correspondence and reports relating to the management of St Francis House. It sometimes includes the names and circumstances of boys in the Home.

Original Title: St Francis House Semaphore, South Australia – Training of half-caste boys from Northern Territory

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