State Library of SA, Hetzel Lecture Theatre
Corner North Tce & Kintore Ave
Adelaide, SA 5000
State Records is the archive for state and local government in South Australia. Their historical social welfare records include details of admissions into the Destitute Asylum and the Lying-in Home, and information about children who were "boarded out" or sentenced to a Reformatory. Join us to learn more about the social welfare system in South Australia and how you can access these official records.
Archivist, State Records of South Australia
The State Library of South Australia, as the keeper of South Australian stories, is a unique place for learners, researchers, tourists, students, historians and everyone with an interest in culture to explore South Australia's rich collections and history.