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Queensland - Archival Series

Admission Registers (1879 - 1949)

Townsville Orphanage and Townsville Receiving Depot

17 May 1879
29 September 1949
Reference No
Legal Status
Queensland State Archives Series ID

The Admission Registers, Series ID 5152, relate to the Townsville Orphanage and Townsville Receiving Depot. Entries record admission details of each child, including biographical information, parent or guardian information, case history and remarks. A digitised copy is available on the Queensland State Archives website.


Access Conditions

Access to some of these records is restricted to protect personal privacy. The digitised Admission Registers are open access and are available for viewing by the general public.


The reference number used by QSA to identify the digitised item is 823066.

Prepared by: Lee Butterworth