Agency Details

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Agency ID5438
TitleMackay Boys State School
Agency TypeEducation Provider
Start Date 28/9/1885
End Date 10/7/1932
Date NotesN/A
Abstract

Provided primary school education for boys only

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Series

Series IDTitleFromTo
1541Admission Registers - Mackay Boys State School 28/9/1885 3/12/1917
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Controlling Agencies

Agency IDTitleFromTo
32Department of Public Instruction 28/9/1885 11/7/1932
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Controlled Agencies

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Previous Agencies

Agency IDTitle
11736Mackay Primary School
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Related Agencies

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Finding Aids

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Publication Notes
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Remarks

Information Sources

Mackay Boys' State School, "Admission Register", 28 Sep 1885 - 3 Dec 1917; QSA: Item ID613559
Public Instruction Department, "Return of all teachers employed in State and Provisional Schools", "Mackay Boys', no. 71", 1884, p. 9; QSA: Item ID822929
Public Instruction Department, "Return of all teachers employed in State and Provisional Schools", "Mackay Boys', no. 71", 1885, p. 10; QSA: Item ID822930
Public Instruction Department, "Return of all teachers employed in State and Provisional Schools", "Mackay Boys', no. 71", 1931, p. 47; QSA: Item ID822974
Public Instruction Department, "Return of all teachers employed in State and Provisional Schools", "Mackay Boys', no. 71", 1932, p. 47; QSA: Item ID822975
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Legislation

Establishing N/A
Abolishing N/A
Administered State Education Acts 1875 - 1957
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Description
ESTABLISHMENT:
On 28 September 1885, Mackay Primary School became a boys' only school and a register was begun for enrolled pupils. At this time the school was also renamed Mackay Boys' Primary School. In 1887 Mackay Boys Primary School underwent a second name-change to Mackay Boys State School.

ABOLITION:
This school closed on10 July1932, to be replaced by the co-educational Mackay Central State School which opened on 11 July 1932.

Throughout the school's history, it kept the school number '71', which was passed on to the new Mackay Central State School.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Agency ID5438, Mackay Boys State School
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Last updated 9 September 2016
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