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Western Australia - Archival Item

Hillcrest Photos (1921 - 2008)

From
1921
To
2008

Hillcrest Photos is a lever-arch file that contains information and images relating mostly to the Salvation Army's Hillcrest Maternity Hospital in North Fremantle and The Open Door (Hopetoun) Maternity Home that preceded it, but there are references to other Homes operated by the Salvation Army. This file is part of the Salvation Army Heritage Museum WA, Children's Homes Files series of records held at the museum. There are no personal records in the file, but there are images of babies and children.

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Access Conditions

Access to most items in the file is open, but it is essential to make an appointment to view.

Records

Hillcrest Photos contains information and images that relate mostly to Hillcrest and The Open Door (Hopetoun). However, there is also one item, a services pamphlet from the 1960s, that has information relevant to the Salvation Army's Girls' Home, Cottesloe; the Salvation Army Boys' Home, Nedlands; Withnell House; and Graceville.

Publications

Newspaper Articles

  • 'Children's Home Fremantle', The War Cry, 8 May 1921. A copy of 'Children's Home Fremantle' is held in the Hillcrest photos file. Details

Photos

Hopetoun North Fremantle
Title
Hopetoun North Fremantle
Type
Image
Date
1906? - 1974
Source
Salvation Army Heritage Museum WA, Hillcrest photos file

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Hillcrest, North Fremantle, 1921
Title
Hillcrest, North Fremantle, 1921
Type
Image
Date
1921
Source
Salvation Army Heritage Museum WA, Hillcrest photos file

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SA Hospital North Fremantle
Title
SA Hospital North Fremantle
Type
Image
Date
1922 - 1974
Source
Salvation Army Heritage Museum WA, Hillcrest photos file

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Hillcrest in North Fremantle
Title
Hillcrest in North Fremantle
Type
Image
Date
1922 - 1974
Source
Salvation Army Heritage Museum WA, Hillcrest photos file

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Hillcrest exterior view, side (II)
Title
Hillcrest exterior view, side (II)
Type
Image
Date
1922 - 1974
Source
Salvation Army Heritage Museum WA, Hillcrest photos file

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Hillcrest exterior view, side (I)
Title
Hillcrest exterior view, side (I)
Type
Image
Date
1922 - 1974
Source
Salvation Army Heritage Museum WA, Hillcrest photos file

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Hillcrest exterior view, front
Title
Hillcrest exterior view, front
Type
Image
Date
1922 - 1974
Source
Salvation Army Heritage Museum WA, Hillcrest photos file

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Hillcrest Hospital 1958, old and new wings
Title
Hillcrest Hospital 1958, old and new wings
Type
Image
Date
1958
Source
Salvation Army Heritage Museum WA, Hillcrest photos file

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Pied Piper Cottage at the Hollywood Children's Village
Title
Pied Piper Cottage at the Hollywood Children's Village
Type
Image
Date
1966 - 1969
Source
Salvation Army Heritage Museum WA, Hillcrest photos file

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Prepared by: Debra Rosser