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OCCURRENCE BOOKS - SPECIAL HANDLING UNIT

  • AU WA S699
  • Series
  • 1988-01-13 - 1991-09-23

Daily journal of occurrences in the Special Handling Unit. The Special Handling Unit was for prisoners who for whatever reason needed to be kept isolated from the general prison population. Shows date, time, occurrence and numbers at morning and...

FREMANTLE PRISON

OFFICERS' ADDRESS BOOKS

  • AU WA S756
  • Series
  • 1973-02-22 - 1991-10-31

Volumes containing addresses of officers of Fremantle Prison.

FREMANTLE PRISON

OFFICIAL VISITORS' RECORDS

  • AU WA S732
  • Series
  • 1945-04-10 - 1991-10-23

The series includes a record of official visitors to the prison showing date, name of visitor and remarks (CONS 4287/1). The series also includes a file of correspondence (CONS 4305) concerning visitors to the prison. CONS 4323 contains reports by...

FREMANTLE PRISON

PARADE STATE JOURNALS

  • AU WA S773
  • Series
  • 1976-01-01 - 1991-10-31

Daily muster of prisoners in various sections of the prison eg workshops, hospital, transfers and discharges, segregation, assessment etc. There are two figures for each day (a morning and evening count?), and a week to a page (ie Monday to Friday).

FREMANTLE PRISON

PRISONER COMMITTEE BOOKS

  • AU WA S702
  • Series
  • 1962-04-26 -

Record of requests submitted to the Superintendent by a committee representing prisoners. Shows date of meeting, list of requests with Superintendent's remarks including whether the requests were approved or refused, officers' signatures.

FREMANTLE PRISON

PRISONERS' MOVEMENTS PASSES

  • AU WA S762
  • Series
  • 1990-09-25 - 1991-10-31

Duplicate copies of passes issued to prisoners to allow them to move from one section to another within the prison complex eg from the visiting room to the laundry, or the carpenters shop to 3 Division etc.

FREMANTLE PRISON

REGISTERS - GATE OCCURRENCES

  • AU WA S698
  • Series
  • 1943-05-13 - 1991-11-11

Registers kept by officers at Fremantle Prison recording entries and departures through the gate. Shows name or title of person (eg police, parole officer, social worker, Peters to store etc), business and time of arrival/departure. Cons 4182/1-...

FREMANTLE PRISON

VISITORS' REQUEST FORMS

  • AU WA S739
  • Series
  • 1991-10-01 - 1991-10-31

Files of forms completed by individuals wishing to visit prisoners. Forms show name of prisoner, name and address of visitors, relationship to prisoner, conditions for visiting, visitors' signatures, officer's signature, date, type of v...

FREMANTLE PRISON

REGISTERS - INTERVIEWS WITH CHIEF OFFICER

  • AU WA S759
  • Series
  • 1981-01-01 - 1991-10-31

Registers of interviews with the Chief Officer. Subjects dealt with by the Chief Officer tend to include more routine matters than those of the Superintendent. Requests to the Chief Officer may be referred to the Superintendent (see WAS 758 Regi...

FREMANTLE PRISON

WORK RELEASE TIME BOOKS

  • AU WA S767
  • Series
  • 1973-04-03 - 1989-03-03

Daily record of departure from and return to the Work Release Centre by inmates on the work release program. Volumes are arranged alphabetically with separate page(s) for each inmate. They show name, date, times out and in and remarks which some...

FREMANTLE PRISON

REGISTERS - LIFE SENTENCE PRISONERS

  • AU WA S769
  • Series
  • 1935-08-06 - 1991-10-01

Register of five yearly reviews of life sentence prisoners. Shows name and registration number of prisoner, date of committal and subsequent reviews. The register also shows whether the death sentence was carried out, commuted to life, whether r...

FREMANTLE PRISON

REGISTERS - CELL INSPECTIONS

  • AU WA S774
  • Series
  • 1979-11-27 - 1991-10-31

Registers of cell inspections. Show date, cell number, name of inmate, list of items checked, officer's signature.

FREMANTLE PRISON

REGISTERS - PRISONERS' CASH AND GRATUITIES

  • AU WA S776
  • Series
  • 1981-01-01 - 1991-10-31

Registers of private cash and gratuity requests by inmates. Show date, division, workshopk inmate's name, amount of private cash, amount of gratuity, remarks.

FREMANTLE PRISON

MEDICAL RECORDS

  • AU WA S793
  • Series
  • 1970-08-10 - 1991-10-31

Various medical records relating to prisoners and staff. Includes Treatment Books, personal medical records of some prisoners and staff and medical record files of prisoners who died.

FREMANTLE PRISON

REGISTERS - PRISONERS' MONEY ORDERS

  • AU WA S1055
  • Series
  • 1981-11-01 - 1991-10-28

Registers of money orders or cheques received and sent by prisoners. This is an artificial series created by the State Archives. No further records in this series are expected.

FREMANTLE PRISON

STORE ISSUES

  • AU WA S849
  • Series
  • 1902-11-06 -

Register of stores issued to various sections of the prison.State Archives does not expect to receive further consignments in this series. The volume held also contains WAS 851 Returns - Mt Eliza Depot.

FREMANTLE PRISON

CLIENT FILES

  • AU WA S1922
  • Series
  • 1970-01-01 - 1992-12-31

Files for teenage girls accommodated at Nyandi Training Centre between 1970 - 1992. Files contain case conferences which include background information and family details, medical and psychological reports, educational history, incidents which occ...

NYANDI TRAINING CENTRE

MEDICAL RECORDS

  • AU WA S1936
  • Series
  • 1979-01-01 - 1992-12-31

Record of medical conditions and treatment of girls resident at Nyandi.PLEASE NOTE: the listing of Medical Records is not publicly accessible to protect the confidentiality of persons identified in the file titles.

NYANDI TRAINING CENTRE

REGISTERS - ADMISSIONS AND DISCHARGES

  • AU WA S2045
  • Series
  • 1971-01-01 - 1987-12-31

Registers of admissions to and discharges from Nyandi. Shows name, parents' names, dates of admission and discharge, religion, how disposed (which house assigned to), remarks (cantact address for parents etc).

NYANDI TRAINING CENTRE

CLIENT RECORDS - DATABASE

  • AU WA S1931
  • Series
  • 1986-01-01 -

Client records for community based corrections. They include offenders on parole, probation, work release, home detention, work and development orders or community service orders. The client records are on a computerised system maintained by the M...

DEPARTMENT OF CORRECTIVE SERVICES [1]

FILES - DEPARTMENTAL

  • AU WA S3054
  • Series
  • 1890-01-01 -

The files in this record series comprise the main departmental files of the Gaol's Department, as well as successive departments responsible for the prison system in Western Australia.The files cover a wide range of subjects, including matter...

GAOLS DEPARTMENT

REGISTER - TICKETS OF LEAVE

  • AU WA S1660
  • Series
  • 1872-01-01 -

The register attempts to maintain a record of the employment history of ticket of leave holders. Details may include: name of ticket of leave holder, name of employers and details of employment.As the register is fragile, access is via a microfilm...

YORK CLERK OF COURTS

RETURNS

  • AU WA S382
  • Series
  • 1940-01-01 -

Monthly returns for each court (Local, Licensing, Children's, Police) and showing amount claimed if relevant.

YALGOO CLERK OF COURTS

CHARGE BOOKS - POLICE COURT

  • AU WA S390
  • Series
  • 1910-01-01 -

Records show number of charges, name of accused, nature of charge and outcome.

YALGOO CLERK OF COURTS

REGISTER - BAILIFF

  • AU WA S395
  • Series
  • 1895-01-01 - 1982-01-01

Details of summons served and executed by the bailiff.

YALGOO CLERK OF COURTS

APPLICATIONS - MINING LEASES

  • AU WA S478
  • Series
  • 1929-01-01 -

Details include name of applicant, date and purpose. The volume contains very few entries.

YORK CLERK OF COURTS

EVIDENCE BOOK - NATIVE COURT

  • AU WA S1260
  • Series
  • 1937-03-17 - 1949-07-18

The East Kimberley District Court of Native Affairs ( or Native Court ) was proclaimed on 17-March-1937.The court dealt with offences committed by aboriginal persons against others from the same community.

WYNDHAM CLERK OF COURTS

MAGISTRATES' EVIDENCE BOOKS - LOCAL COURT

  • AU WA S1576
  • Series
  • 1897-04-01 - 1920-08-20

Minutes of evidence for civil action cases heard in the Local Court. Plaints may be seen at WAS 1580, Acc 786/354-376.

NANNINE CLERK OF COURTS

MINUTES - COURT OF PETTY SESSIONS

  • AU WA S1579
  • Series
  • 1894-10-27 - 1914-02-27

Minutes of cases heard in the Court of Petty Sessions. Details include plaint no., names of persons involved and minutes of the evidence.

NANNINE CLERK OF COURTS

LETTERBOOK

  • AU WA S1581
  • Series
  • 1912-09-23 - 1919-04-25

Copies of outward correspondence from the office of the clerk of courts.

NANNINE CLERK OF COURTS

REGISTERS - LOCAL PRISONERS

  • AU WA S1809
  • Series
  • 1876-01-01 - 1888-12-31

Registers of prisoners at Perth Gaol, arranged by prisoner number. The registers show name, convict number where applicable, class (expiree, free etc.), age, offence, sentence, where sentenced, trade, religion, prison character, dates of admission...

PERTH GAOL

REGISTERS - CORRESPONDENCE

  • AU WA S1811
  • Series
  • 1853-01-01 - 1905-12-31

Registers of correspondence. Includes entries for correspondence concerning individual prisoners and notification of ticket of leave, as well as for official correspondence.

GAOLS DEPARTMENT

INDEXES

  • AU WA S1819
  • Series
  • 1882-01-01 - 1923-12-31

Indexes to correspondence and Departmental register (Gaols Dept).

GAOLS DEPARTMENT

COMMITMENT BOOKS

  • AU WA S844
  • Series
  • 1886-03-19 - 1932-01-01

Commitment Book for Aboriginal native prisoners and reformatory boys (at back of book). For Aboriginal prisoners it shows registration number, name, date of commitment, date of arrival, crime, sentence, tribe, magistrate, when due for discharge, w...

ROTTNEST GAOL

CHARGE BOOKS - COURT OF PETTY SESSIONS

  • AU WA S2860
  • Series
  • 1983-10-06 -

Charge books from the La Grange Police Court. The Charge Books document the date of charge, time of charge, charge number, name of charged, race, date of birth, arresting officer, bail amount, result.

LA GRANGE CLERK OF COURTS

CHARGE SHEETS - COURT OF PETTY SESSIONS

  • AU WA S559
  • Series
  • 1910-01-01 -

Charge sheets for Broome Police Court (including Children's Court). Shows number of charge, name of accused, nature of charge, name and occupation of person charging, how disposed of (plea and court finding), signature of magistrate, date. Fo...

BROOME CLERK OF COURTS

TICKETS OF LEAVE - HALF-YEARLY RETURNS

  • AU WA S1662
  • Series
  • 1854-01-01 -

These record: registration number and name of ticket of leave holder, name and residence of employer, rate of wages and date of issue. They were issued to ticket of leave holders twice a year.

YORK CLERK OF COURTS

PLAINTS - COURT OF PETTY SESSIONS

  • AU WA S1718
  • Series
  • 1897-11-01 - 1906-10-31

Plaints are applications by persons wishing to bring a civil action in the Court of Petty Sessions. Details include: names of the parties involved, substance of the action and the plaint no.

PEAK HILL CLERK OF COURTS

FILES - COURT OF QUARTER SESSIONS

  • AU WA S1774
  • Series
  • 1897-01-01 - 1922-12-31

Files for cases heard in the Court of Quarter Sessions, Cue. Some cases were referred from the Court of Petty Sessions or the Coroners Court. Some cases were referred from Courts of Petty Sessions at Nannine, Day Dawn, Peak Hill, Sandstone etc. F...

CUE CLERK OF COURTS

FILES - CRIMINAL INDICTMENT

  • AU WA S1777
  • Series
  • 1898-01-01 - 1917-12-31

Indictment files for cases heard before the Supreme Court sitting in Cue. For other criminal cases heard before the Supreme Court in Cue see WAS 122, Cons 3627.

CUE CLERK OF COURTS

COURT RECORDS - VARIOUS

  • AU WA S1790
  • Series
  • 1896-01-01 - 1964-12-31

This is an artificial series created by the State Archives. No more records are expected. Includes correspondence, files relating to the Arbitration and Conciliation Act etc.

CUE CLERK OF COURTS

INDEXES - POLICE COURT

  • AU WA S561
  • Series
  • 1931-01-01 -

For each year the index shows name of accused, number of charge, nature of charge.

BROOME CLERK OF COURTS

EVIDENCE BOOKS - NATIVE COURT

  • AU WA S564
  • Series
  • 1947-01-01 -

Evidence books of Native Court held at Broome. Shows date of hearing, names of magistrates, defendant, charge, details of hearing and evidence given, findings of the court, sentence.

BROOME CLERK OF COURTS

INDEXES - PLAINTS

  • AU WA S378
  • Series
  • 1911-01-01 -

The index gives plaintiff's name and number of plaint.

YORK CLERK OF COURTS

MAGISTRATE'S EVIDENCE BOOKS - LOCAL COURT

  • AU WA S377
  • Series
  • 1919-01-01 -

Contains notes made by the magistrate of the Local Court at York on cases coming before him.

YORK CLERK OF COURTS

INDENTURES (GUARDIANSHIP)

  • AU WA S3635
  • Series
  • 1947-10-03 -

Under the terms of the Immigration (Guardianship of Children) Act 1946 (Cwth), guardianship of immigrant children was vested in the Minister for Immigration in each State.By an Instrument of delegation dated 19 December 1946, the powers and functi...

CHILD WELFARE DEPARTMENT

ADMISSION CARDS

  • AU WA S1317
  • Series
  • 1976-01-01 - 1986-12-31

Cards completed on admission of migrants to Noalimba Migrant Reception Centre. Arranged alphabetically the cards show names of migrants, names and ages of their children, occupation, how arrived (eg by air), date of arrival, name of bank, address...

DEPARTMENT OF LANDS AND SURVEYS

ADOPTION INDEXES

  • AU WA S2324
  • Series
  • 1908-01-01 - 1966-12-31

Adoption Indexes used by the Child Welfare Department (and preceeding agencies). They are an alphabetical listing of birth names of adopted children - and in some cases, adopting parents - who were registered by the Department. The indexes provide...

STATE CHILDREN'S DEPARTMENT

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