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Tasmania - Archival Item

7/3/1-Receiving Home-Launceston (1939 - 1955)

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7/3/1 - Receiving Home - Launceston is a file created by the Social Services Department. It contains inventories, monthly returns of goods written off and correspondence concerning maintenance and the replacement of Receiving Home Keepers. There is a little information about the cottage home in Cavell Street, Rochebank Hostel, and the Receiving Home in Hobart.


Access Conditions

Closed B75 years
B75 means that these records are closed to the general public for 75 years from the date of the last entry in them. They are administrative files that may contain personal information of more than one person. People wishing to access them should contact the Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office as its staff can usually make the records available after removing the third party information.

Prepared by: Caroline Evans