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Queensland - Archival Collection

St Brigid's Industrial School Records (1874? - 1985?)


St Brigid's Industrial School Records consist of 'anecdotal history' about the institution and its staff. For example, there is information and names of Sisters who resided there, photographs, some original accounts, receipts. According to the publication A Piece of the Story (1999), no original documents regarding admissions or employment exist.


Access Conditions

Access to records available to former residents and their families.


Online Resources

Sources used to compile this entry: 'A Piece of the Story': National Directory of Records of Catholic Organisations Caring for Children Separated from Families, Australian Catholic Social Welfare Commission & Australian Conference of Leaders of Religious Institutes, 1999,

Prepared by: Cate O'Neill