Files - Chief Protector of Aborigines is a record series created by the office of the Chief Protector of Aborigines and held at the State Records Office of Western Australia. It contains correspondence received by the Chief Protector of Aborigines on a range of matters, including the management of and admission of children to missions and other institutions, births, deaths, and marriages, police matters, provision of relief and rationing, medical treatment, employment, and movement of Aboriginal people, and communication on various topics with the Aborigines Protection Board. Many of the items in this series are titled with the names of the individuals or families that they relate to.
Items in this series are open access. For access to these records please contact the State Records Office of Western Australia.
The below document contains a list of items in this series that may be of relevance to Care Leavers. The items are arranged by the Home/Institution or theme that they refer to.
Prepared by: Constance Thurley-Hart
Created: 30 March 2022, Last modified: 8 April 2022