State Records Office of WA SROWA

Government of Western Australia, Department for Culture and the Arts.

Series S1219 - WARRANTS OF COMMITMENT

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AU WA S1219

Title

WARRANTS OF COMMITMENT

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  • 1903-10-21 - (Creation)

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AU WA A254 - ALBANY PRISON (1879-01-01 -)

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Warrants of Commitment for prisoners held in Albany Gaol following sentencing by legal authorities in various districts including: Albany, Broomehill, Esperance, Katanning, Kojonup, Mt Barker, Ravensthorpe and Wagin. The Warrant of Commitment details name and address of the prisoner, the charge laid and the sentence received. A running number is used. Some warrants also include other documentation eg. inventories of property.

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Numerical

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Open

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Open access

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Archivist's note

Range Control Symbol = 3 -

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