Series VPRS 10274
Domestic Arts and Manual Training General Correspondence
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Date Range: Series ? 1911 - ? 1923
  Series in Custody 1911 - 1923
  Contents 1911 - 1923
Public Access: Open
Location: North Melbourne
Format of Records: Physical
 
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Date Range Agency Title Agency Number
1911 - 1923 Education Department VA 714
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1992 - cont Department of Education VA 3098
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  • How to use the Records
    Consult the Consignment Details for the unit containing the date range for which information is required.

  • Function / Content
    The Education Department conducted specialised schools and training institutions for the domestic arts and manual training. Domestic Arts schools later became known as Girls' Schools and Girls' High Schools until most were changed into co-educational secondary schools during the 1970s and 1980s.

    The correspondence in this series relates to general matters with respect to these types of educational institutions and in particular to the Training Institution for teachers of these subjects and Domestic Arts Hostels provided for student accommodation. Subjects of correspondence are regarding the provision and nature of courses in schools, the appointment of teachers, applications for studentships at the Domestic Arts training Institution and surety agreements entered into by these students and correspondence regarding the provision of equipment and requisites.

  • Recordkeeping System
    Correspondence is arranged in chronological order.

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1911 - 1923 Classified Subject Index to Inward Registered Correspondence VPRS 893
1911 - 1923 Register of Inward Correspondence, Annual Single Number System VPRS 898
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Consignment Number Contents Date Range Public Access No. of Units
P0000 1911 - 1923 Open 4
Indexes and RegistersIndexes and Registers
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1911 - 1923 Classified Subject Index to Inward Registered Correspondence VPRS 893
1911 - 1923 Register of Inward Correspondence, Annual Single Number System VPRS 898
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