State Records Office of WA SROWA

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

AU WA A575 - ALBANY DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION

Identity area

Type of entity

Corporate body

Legal Status Text

Sub-Department

Authorized form of name

ALBANY DISTRICT BOARD OF EDUCATION

Other form(s) of name

Description identifier

AU WA A575

Description area

Dates of existence

1871-01-01 - 1922-12-31

History

The Albany District Board of Education was formed in 1871. Sarah Annie Hare, Henry Knighton Toll, Isabella Hassell, William Cornatt Clifton and William Gillam are listed in the Government Gazette (21 November 1871) as its first members. In 1922 the District Boards of Education were replaced by Parents and Citizens Associations.

Places

Functions, occupations and activities

Mandates/sources of authority

Creation: Elementary Education Act 1871; Public Education Act 1899

Internal structures/genealogy

General context

Relationships area

Related entity

AU WA A12 - EDUCATION DEPARTMENT (1893-10-13 - 1988-07-01)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A12

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1893-01-01 - 1922-12-31

Description of relationship

Related entity

AU WA A25 - CENTRAL BOARD OF EDUCATION (1871-08-18 - 1893-10-12)

Identifier of the related entity

AU WA A25

Category of the relationship

Superior

Dates of the relationship

1871-01-01 - 1893-12-31

Description of relationship

Related function

Related unit of description

Series S1077 - MINUTES

Role

Creation

Description of relationship

Dates of relationship

1871-11-18 - 1922-12-31

Control area

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Final

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Sources

Archivist's notes