Series S483 - PATIENT RECORD CARDS

Identity area

Reference code

AU WA S483

Title

PATIENT RECORD CARDS

Date(s)

  • 1935-01-01 - 1975-02-28 (Creation)

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Format

Cards

Status

Context area

Name of creator

AU WA A319 - DERBY LEPROSARIUM (1935-01-01 - 1986-10-01)

Administrative history

A leprosarium was built in Derby in 1937 to house Aborigines with leprosy. The Leprosarium was closed in 1986.

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Scope and content

Details of patients admitted to Derby Leprosarium. Also included are - Dan "E", register detailing patients treated "externally"; "Metro" cards listing patients treated in Perth; Wooroloo Lazarette patients (some cards missing); statistical data from 1961 to 1972.

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Numerical

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Conditions governing access

Restricted 100 years

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Archivist's note

AN Cross Reference = 107/1-6,8
Range Control Symbol = 1 - 2

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