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Date Range of Records: 1930-1970
- Jaggs, Donella [1931-]
- Social Policy Archive [1993-1997]
This collection primarily comprises photographs published by the British and Victorian Governments of social welfare activities and institutions, for example, visits by social workers to orphanages and foster homes, and photographs of the Winlaton Youth Training Centre in suburban Melbourne, (Nunawading). The photographs were collected by Ms Donella Jaggs, who had an active policy career in both jurisdictions and later lectured at RMIT. Also included are three publications reflecting the moral flavour of much of social work in the 20th Century.
3 Units, (0.75m)
Collection Category: Community and Political, organisations
Access Conditions: Access: Part Restricted Access Note: People can apply for access to ‘restricted’ records (those containing personal and/or sensitive information) under special conditions. The University of Melbourne Archives coordinates with Find & Connect Support Services to provide extra services for those who grew up in orphanages and other out and other out of home 'care' facilities, and their families. As such we encourage people eligible to apply for access to the restricted records via the support service. For support services contact details, please see
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