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New South Wales - Archival Series

Placement Book [Industrial Schools Branch] (1904 - 1911)

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The Placement Book [Industrial Schools Branch] is a record of the apprenticeship of boys from the Sobraon Training Ship from 1904 to 1911. The volume records information about the boy's name and age; to whom they were apprenticed; and details of the apprenticeship. There is an index in the front of the volume.

Quantity: 1 volume


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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