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Tasmania - Archival Collection

Sight Saving School Records (1940 - 1991)

Alternative Names
  • Bruce Hamilton School records
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Tasmanian Archive and Heritage Office Agency Number

Records relating to the Sight Saving School (also known as the Bruce Hamilton School) are held by the Tasmanian Archives. The collection includes admission registers, reports on students' progress and photographs.


The collection includes the following records:

  • Admission register 1940-1960
  • Observation book 1940-1954
  • Photographs 1950-1980
  • Correspondence received 1956-1976
  • Journal, including some case histories 1957-1970
  • Eye record cards 1960-1973
  • Reports on students' progress 1960-1973
  • Administrative guide 1961
  • Programme of Work 1961-1963
  • Letterbook of the Head Teacher 1961-1967
  • Student records of enrolment 1961-1975
  • Admission register 1962-1991

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Prepared by: Kirsten Wright