Series S1070 - PRISONER REGISTRATION CARDS

Identity area

Reference code

AU WA S1070

Title

PRISONER REGISTRATION CARDS

Date(s)

  • 1970-01-01 - 1991-10-31 (Creation)

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Series

Medium

Format

Cards

Status

Context area

Name of creator

AU WA A220 - FREMANTLE PRISON (1855-01-01 - 1991-10-31)

Administrative history

Fremantle Prison was built by convict labour between 1851 and 1855, and was first occupied in 1855. The Prison was closed in 1991 when the last prisoners were transferred to the new prison at Casuarina.

Archival history

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Scope and content

Registration cards for prisoners at Fremantle Prison. Shows name; prisoner's file no; estimated date of release; details of offences; transfers; date received; from where received; previous sentences; V.D; date of birth; religion; occupation; and date of discharge. Sometimes a photograph is included on the card.

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Alphabetical

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Succeeding

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1888-01-01 - 1969-12-31

Identifier

Category of relationship

Succeeding

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1970-01-01 - 1991-12-31

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Archivist's note

Range Control Symbol = 1 - 12

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