To support their institutions, the Sisters of the Good Shepherd ran commercial laundries in which the residents of their Homes worked. This laundry work had attracted controversy since the early 1900s and its legacy has continued to draw criticism in government inquiries in Australia and elsewhere.
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05 September 2017
Cite this: https://www.findandconnect.gov.au/guide/wa/WE00277
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