Collection 704 - Wantabadgery Public School

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SA 704


Wantabadgery Public School


  • 1905-1971 (Creation)

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12 volumes

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(January 1879 - December 1971)

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Wantabadgery School began as a Half-time School with Clarendon in January 1879 and operated as such until September 1880. It then became a Provisional School in November 1881 before closing in May 1884. It re-opened as a Provisional School in January 1895 and continued until February 1904. It then became a Half-time School with Clarendon from March 1904 until September 1904 when it once again became a Provisional School from October 1904 until December 1914. It finally became a Public School January 1915 and remained so until its closure in December 1971.

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Class rolls, half-yearly examination books, observation books, punishment register, quarterly examination book, register of admission (including applications for enrolment), register of admission, progress and withdrawal and visitors' book.


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OPEN to public access (Access Direction No. 275 and 276).

A Reader’s Ticket issued by the State Archives and Records Authority of NSW is required to access original state archives and can be issued immediately upon production of identification. More information

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The reproducing and publishing of state archives is governed by the State Archives and Records Authority of NSW. More information

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