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Dundas Boys' Home (1930 - c. 1980)

  • Dundas Boys Home

    Dundas Boys Home, c. 1930 - c. 1940, courtesy of Care Leavers Australaisa Network (CLAN).
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From
1930
To
c. 1980
Categories
Children's Home, Home and Non-denominational

Dundas Boys' Home, at Dundas, was opened by the Churches of Christ in 1930. It was intended to house 21 boys, but by 1932 there were 31 boys in residence.

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Dundas Boys' Home, at Dundas, was opened by the Churches of Christ on 1 November 1930. Frederick Stewart presided over the ceremony. It was the first children's home run by the Churches of Christ.

Location

1930 - c. 1980
Location - Dundas Boys' Home was situated at Dundas. Location: Dundas

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Dundas Boys Home
Title
Dundas Boys Home
Type
Image
Date
c. 1930 - c. 1940
Source
Care Leavers Australaisa Network (CLAN)

Details

Sources used to compile this entry: 'Boys Home Opened', Sydney Morning Herald, 3 November 1930, http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/16727559; Arrowsmith, HM, 'Churches of Christ. Annual Conference.', The Sydney Morning Herald, 4 June 1933, http://trove.nla.gov.au/ndp/del/article/85763190; Homes and Orphanages Listings, Care Leavers Australia Network (CLAN), https://web.archive.org/web/20180421161802/http://www.clan.org.au/homes/all/.

Prepared by: Naomi Parry