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Author Kingsley Fairbridge Farm School, creator.
Title Kingsley Fairbridge Farm School records.
Published/Produced 1908-1982.

 3rd Floor  MN 62  Detailed listing    NOT FOR LOAN  
 3rd Floor Microfilm  ACC 527A    FOR USE IN STATE LIBRARY  
 3rd Floor Microfilm  ACC 539A    FOR USE IN STATE LIBRARY  
 3rd Floor Microfilm  ACC 652A    FOR USE IN STATE LIBRARY  
 3rd Floor Microfilm  ACC 673A    FOR USE IN STATE LIBRARY  
 3rd Floor Microfilm  ACC 674A    FOR USE IN STATE LIBRARY  
 3rd Floor Microfilm  ACC 694A    FOR USE IN STATE LIBRARY  
 3rd Floor Microfilm  ACC 934A    FOR USE IN STATE LIBRARY  
 3rd Floor Microfilm  ACC 3025A    FOR USE IN STATE LIBRARY  
 3rd Floor Microfilm  ACC 3026A    FOR USE IN STATE LIBRARY  


Call Number MN 62
Physical description 10 metres
Access advisory ACC 9481A (Children's register) is restricted until 2045. Contact the President, Old Fairbridgians Association Inc. to request access.
Access to personal files of Fairbridge children is restricted. Old Fairbridgians or their families must contact the President, Old Fairbridgians’ Association via email at to obtain written approval to view a personal file.
Cite As State Library of Western Australia, MN 62, Records of the Fairbridge Society, ACC 527A, 539A, 673A, 674A, 694A, 934A, 3025A-3028A, 4802A, 4836A, 5037A, 8157A, 9481A.
Acquisition source Donation; 20160316; ACC 9481A.
Additional formats Part available on microfilm.
Children's register digitally archived.
Biography/history Kingsley Fairbridge arrived in Western Australia in 1912 and commenced work on the establishment of a Farm School near Pinjarra. The object of the Farm School was to provide disadvantaged and orphaned British children an education and training in agriculture. In 1918 the Children's Farm School Immigration Society of Western Australia (Incorporated) came into being. The Fairbridge Farm School at Pinjarra closed in 1981.
Finding Aids Detailed listing available (MN 62).
Summary Accounts, 1950-1967; albums; balance sheets, 1946-1974;IChildren's register; constitution of the Fairbridge Farm School Child Immigration Society of WA; correspondence, 1908-1970; diaries, 1963; estimates, 1956-1967; files, 1912-1981; forms; information sheets; invitations, 1979; journals, 1913-1944; letter books, 1909-1916; manuscripts; maps; minute books, 1914-1973; miscellaneous, 1909-1927; news cuttings, 1909-1977; note books, 1911-1923; orders of service, 1931-1979; personal papers; photographs; plans; programmes; reports, 1947-1949; scrap books, 1927-1937; visitors books, 1933-1954. Records concerning the Big Brother Movement; are included.
Subjects Fairbridge Society -- Archives
Fairbridge Farm School (Pinjarra, W.A.)
Kingsley Fairbridge Farm School (Pinjarra, W.A.)
Fairbridge Farm School (Pinjarra, W.A.) -- Registers.
Kingsley Fairbridge Farm School (Pinjarra, W.A.) -- Registers.
Children -- Institutional care -- Western Australia -- Archives
Immigrant children -- Western Australia -- Societies, etc. -- Archives.
Child welfare -- Societies, etc. -- Archives.
School farms -- Western Australia -- Pinjarra.
Genealogy -- Indexes.