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St Vincent de Paul's Boys' Home (1967 - 1997?)

  • St Vincent's Boys' Home, South Melbourne, Donation Box

    St Vincent's Boys' Home, South Melbourne, Donation Box, courtesy of MacKillop Family Services.
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From
1967
To
1997?
Categories
Catholic, Children's Home and Home
Alternative Names
  • St Vincent's Boys' Home

St Vincent de Paul Boys' Home in South Melbourne was established in 1967. The institution was formerly known as St Vincent de Paul's Orphanage. The service, run by the Christian Brothers, came under the control of MacKillop Family Services in 1997.

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Location

1967 - 1997?
Location - St Vincent de Paul's Boys' Home was located in Cecil Street, South Melbourne. Location: South Melbourne

Timeline

 1855 - 1967 St Vincent de Paul Orphanage
       1967 - 1997? St Vincent de Paul's Boys' Home
             1997 - MacKillop Family Services

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St Vincent's Boys' Home, South Melbourne, Donation Box
Title
St Vincent's Boys' Home, South Melbourne, Donation Box
Type
Object
Source
MacKillop Family Services

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Former St. Vincent de Paul Boys' Orphanage
Title
Former St. Vincent de Paul Boys' Orphanage
Type
Image
Date
1857

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Sources used to compile this entry: 'A Piece of the Story': National Directory of Records of Catholic organisations caring for children separated from their families, Australian Catholic Social Welfare Commission & Australian Conference of Leaders of Religious Institutes, November 1999, http://www.cssa.org.au/storage/A%20Piece%20of%20the%20Story.pdf; Heritage Victoria, Former St Vincent de Paul Boys' Orphanage: Victorian Heritage Register (VHR) Number H2170, 20 December 2011, http://vhd.heritage.vic.gov.au/vhd/heritagevic#detail_places;27209.

Prepared by: Cate O'Neill