State Records Office of WA SROWA

Government of Western Australia, Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural Industries

Series S2526 - ADMISSION REGISTERS

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AU WA S2526

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ADMISSION REGISTERS

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  • 1945-01-01 - 1980-12-31 (Creation)

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AU WA A809 - SUNSET HOME, NEDLANDS (1943-01-01 - 1966-12-31)

Administrative history

In 1943 the name of the Old Mens Home, Claremont was changed to Sunset Home, Nedlands.

Name of creator

AU WA A810 - SUNSET HOSPITAL, NEDLANDS (1966-01-01 - 1995-12-22)

Administrative history

In 1966 the name Sunset Home was changed to Sunset Hospital due to representation by Dr Lefroy, geriatrician for WA, to the Health Department. Along with Mt Henry it became a hospital providing restorative treatment to patients in the wards, with residents living in hostels in the grounds.

The Sunset Hospital was scheduled to close in December 1995.

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Admission Registers record name of resident, date of birth, place of birth, next of kin details, religion, occupation, name of wife/husband, names of parents, names of children, accounting details, movement (between wards) details. Further notes on the resident may have been added by nursing home staff. nb: although there are some early entries in these registers, most of them are during the 1970's.

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1945-01-01 - 1955-01-01

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