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New South Wales - Archival Series

Register: Particulars of Illness of Children (1942 - 1954)

Canowindra Girls' Home

March 1942
September 1954

The Register: Particulars of Illness of Children, comprising of one volume, records the name of each child; when and where they were seen by the doctor; the nature of their illness; and remarks by the doctor.


Access Conditions

Former residents and clients can access information about themselves after providing proof of identity. Access to information may be given to a third party providing they have written permission from the person to whom the information relates, can prove a connection with that person, or show evidence that the person is deceased. All other applications for access will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Access to information about adoptions is subject to the provisions of the NSW Adoption Act 2000.


Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: 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,

Prepared by: Melissa Downing