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Vernon, Kaye
'The Forgotten': Children in Homes, Reformatories and Industrial Schools NSW
Type of Work
Finding Aid
Pendeo, Beacon Hill, 2012

This is an index to various institutions in NSW that held girls (up to the age of 18) and young boys up to the age of 7.These children were either unable to look after themselves, were leading a troubled life or, through no fault of their own, were placed in to care.

The records included in the CD/Book include:
Roll of Inmates Shaftsbury Reformatory, South Head
Admission, Discharge and after career register 1887-1925
Register Committals Industrial School for Girls Parramatta
Register of Apprenticeships
Registers Committals Newcastle Public Industrial School for girls 1867-1871
Biloela Training School for Girls 1871-1887
Girls Training Home Parramatta 1912-1925

Price $50 for the CD with $4 postage in Australia
Book $55 plus $10 postage in Australia
Cheques to be made payable to:
Pendeo Pty Limited
4 Scarborough Place
Beacon Hill NSW 2100

This item can be ordered online, via the web address listed above.

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