• Archival Series

Supplementary Inward Registered Correspondence

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Please contact Public Record Office Victoria:

Postal Address: PO Box 2100, North Melbourne VIC 3051

Phone: (03) 9348 5600

Website: http://prov.vic.gov.au/contact-us/

Reference Number

Quote this number to access your records: Public Record Office of Victoria Series Number, VPRS 1226


Suppementary Inward Registered Correspondence is held by Public Record Office Victoria, and covers the period from 1841 to 1979. The records are inward registered correspondence received by the Chief Secretary which was filed separately from the normal run of correspondence because of its size. Subjects include Industrial and Reformatory Schools, Enquiries re. Selina Sutherland in 1908-1910, inquiries into, reports on, and certificates of detention & release for various Asylums and Mental Hospitals, inquiry into Coranderrk Mission 1880-1883, the Neglected Children’s Act 1888, and the Royal Commission into Charitable Institutions 1871.

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There is a full list of records in this Series available on the PROV website, as well as a partial index that was created during the 1960s by staff at the Archives Division of the State Library.

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