Institute of Sisters of Mercy of Australia and Papua New Guinea Archives, Bathurst Repository in New South Wales holds records of institutions formerly run by the Sisters of Mercy, Bathurst Congregation. Any records related to children in out-of-home care were transferred to the ISMAPNG Archives - Institute Centre in Stanmore, New South Wales on 21 March 2016.
Applications for access must be made, in writing, to the Archivist, providing personal identification documents to establish the right to access information. Physical access to the records is not permitted due to their fragility and the need to protect the confidentiality of information concerning other persons. Information will be forwarded by mail.
- 2011 Sisters of Mercy, Bathurst Congregational Archives
2011 - Institute of Sisters of Mercy of Australia and Papua New Guinea Archives, Bathurst Repository
Sources used to compile this entry: 'Who We Are - Archives and Heritage page (September 2014).', Institute of the Sisters of Mercy of Australia and Papua New Guinea, Institute of Sisters of Mercy of Australia, 2011, http://institute.mercy.org.au/; Document received from ISMAPNG Archives in June 2013, 'Information for Find & Connect Website - Records Access Documentation Project, ISMAPNG Archives, Bathurst'.
Prepared by: Cate O'Neill
Created: 30 October 2013, Last modified: 19 January 2017