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Industrial School for Girls, Chelmer (1923 - 1941)

  • Chelmer, Qld., 1920

    Chelmer, Qld., 1920, courtesy of Salvation Army.
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From
1923
To
1941
Categories
Home, Industrial School and Salvation Army

The Industrial School for Girls, Chelmer, was operated by the Salvation Army. It was opened in 1923 and was licensed under the State Children Act 1911. No State girls were placed there after 1941.

Details

Location

1923 - 1941
Address - The Industrial School for Girls was situated at 35 Victoria Street, Chelmer. Location: Chelmer

Publications

Books

  • Cleland, Sharon, Caring for the children : a history of institutional care provided by The Salvation Army for Australian children and youth (1893-1995), Salvation Army, Australian Eastern Territory, Sydney, August 2012. Details
  • Department of Families, Missing pieces: information to assist former residents of children's institutions to access records, State of Queensland, 2001. p.54. Details

Photos

Chelmer, Qld., 1920
Title
Chelmer, Qld., 1920
Type
Image
Date
1920
Publisher
Salvation Army

Details

Sources used to compile this entry: Department of Families, Missing pieces: information to assist former residents of children's institutions to access records, State of Queensland, 2001. p.54..

Prepared by: Lee Butterworth