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New South Wales - Organisation

Rathmore (1943 - 1948)

From
1943
To
1948
Categories
Children's Home, Home and Protestant

Rathmore was a children's home established by the United Protestant Association of New South Wales in 1943. It housed children under the age of seven and was located next to Rathgar, the first head office of the United Protestant Association. Rathmore closed in 1948.

Details

In 1948 Rathmore was closed and converted to the District Office and residence of the District Manager of the United Protestant Association.

Location

1943 - 1948
Location - Rathmore was situated at Grafton. Location: Grafton

Related Organisations

  • Rathgar (1941 - 1983)

    Rathmore was located next to Rathgar and both homes were run by the United Protestant Association.

Publications

Books

  • Agst, Thomas Urich [with Robert J Martin], The UPA Story, United Protestant Association of NSW Ltd, Wahroonga, n.d., 67 pp. Details
  • United Protestant Association of N.S.W., Souvenir pictorial of homes for children and pensioners / United Protestant Association of N.S.W., 1956. Details
  • United Protestant Association of N.S.W., Souvenir pictorial of homes for children and pensioners / United Protestant Association of N.S.W., 1963. Details

Journals

  • United Protestant Association of N.S.W. (ed.), The Protestant world : official organ of the United Protestant Association of New South Wales., 1921-1980. Details

Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: Agst, Thomas Urich [with Robert J Martin], The UPA Story, United Protestant Association of NSW Ltd, Wahroonga, n.d., 67 pp; Thinee, Kristy and Bradford, Tracy, Connecting Kin: Guide to Records, A guide to help people separated from their families search for their records [completed in 1998], New South Wales Department of Community Services, Sydney, New South Wales, 1998, http://nma.gov.au/blogs/inside/files/2011/02/connectkin_guide1.pdf.

Prepared by: Naomi Parry