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Series ID6207
Previous System LocationSRS6207
TitlePhotographs and Slides of Queensland Prisons
Parent Series
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Start Date Circa 1/1/1950
End Date Circa 31/12/1999
Date Statement N/A
Date Notes N/A
Abstract

Artificial series of photographs (b/w and colour) and slides depicting various Queensland prisons

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Items Total Items: 178
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Agency IDTitleFromTo
157Prisons Department 1/1/1950 15/12/1988
177Queensland Corrective Services Commission 15/12/1988 1/5/1999
10859Corrective Services Department 1/5/1999 31/12/1999
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Access Category30 Years
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Agency ID: 11849
Queensland Corrective Services
Restriction DetailsN/A
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Description

This is an artificial series of photographs (b/w and colour) and slides depicting various Queensland prisons. It includes photographs of Stuart Prison in Townsville, Woodford Prison, Wacol Prison, Palen Creek and Numinbah State Farms and Lotus Glen Farm Community.

The photographs include aerial views of prison complexes, building exteriors and interiors, as well as activities undertaken by prisoners.
The series also includes photographs of the damage caused to buildings and furniture at Stuart Prison in Townsville during the riot of the 16 August 1985, and photographs of the prisoners' railway carriage which was used to transport prisoners between prisons from 1965 to 1978.
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Preferred Citation

Queensland State Archives Series ID 6207, Photographs and Slides of Queensland Prisons
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Last updated 9 September 2016
Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Australia (CC BY 3.0) ( http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/au/ )
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