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Western Australia - Archival Series

Files - Departmental [Education Department] (1885 - 2000)

1 January 1885
31 December 2000
Reference No
Legal Status
State Records Office of Western Australia Reference code

This series of files from the Department of Education, the Ministry of Education and the Education Department of Western Australia are held in the State Records Office of WA. The series contains files relating to various schools and covers such things as establishment of schools (including mission schools), school buildings, and policies. It is included on the Find & Connect web resource because items in this series sometimes have information about Children's Homes and the schools that were attended by children in out-of-Home care.


Access Conditions

Most items in this series are listed as open, however access conditions have not been declared for all items. The State Records Office of Western Australia will advise if items are restricted, and the necessary access requirements for these items.


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.

Series 24 Files - Departmental: List of items

Related Organisations

Prepared by: Debra Rosser