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Melbourne Orphan Asylum ( Vic.) records

Title
Melbourne Orphan Asylum ( Vic.) records
Repository
State Library of Victoria, Australian Manuscripts Collection
Reference
MS 13168, MS Sequence
Date Range
1845 - 1986
Creator
Melbourne Orphan Asylum ( Vic.) (1853 - )
Description

Comprises case files, ca. 1858-1959; minute books, 1845-1851, 1858-1863, 1882-1892, 1899-1935, 1938-1945, and 1948-1954; annual reports, 1854/1855, 1858-1919, 1921/1922. 1931-1952, and 1954-1056; scrapbooks, 1923-1976; admissions book, ca.1850-1986; journal and letter book, 1858-1861; official register of inmates, 1887-1975; reports on apprentices, 1913-1917; account book,ca.1917-19955; wills and other legal documents; war medals; and printing blocks.

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