The Good Samaritan Sisters’ Archives contain the records generated by the Sisters and institutions, such as schools, orphanages, women’s refuges and homes for the aged and disadvantaged, for which the Sisters were and are responsible in Australia, Japan, Kiribati and the Philippines.
These holdings include: In-house documents from the administrative offices of the Sisters of the Good Samaritan; Documents relating to institutions for which the Sisters of the Good Samaritan are responsible; Admission registers and other documents relating to:
Pitt Street Women’s Refuge Sydney (House of the Good Shepherd), 1857-1901
Parramatta Roman Catholic Orphan School, 1877-1886
Manly Industrial School/Orphanage, 1881-1910
St Magdalen’s Retreat, Tempe, Arncliffe, 1887-1989
Buckingham Street, St Magdalen’s Refuge, 1903-1946
Good Samaritan Teachers’ Training College, 1905-1983
Mater Dei Orphanage, Narellan, 1910-1958
Crystal Brook Orphanage/Shelter, SA, 1940-1979.
Photographs, films, slides, videos, memorabilia relating to the above; Theses and private publications of Good Samaritan Sisters.
Toegangen, gidsen en publicaties
Guide to Good Samaritan Generalate Archives, Glebe Point, Sydney NSW Trower, Ursula, Guide to Visitors Book of R C Orphan School Parramatta, 1863-1886 McGlynn and Trower, Guide to Photographic collection - Good Samaritan Generalate Archives McGlynn and Trower, Guide to Registers RC Orphan School, Parramatta, Tempe Women's Refuge, Manly Industrial School/Orphanage McGlynn and Trower, Guide to Foundation and Associated Ministries of SGS McGlynn, Marie, 'Growth of Religious Institute' Tjurunga. Benedictine Union of Australian and New Zealand, Vol 39 (Sept, 1990): 90-111.
Open by appointment Mondays to Thursday 9am to 3pm. Closed Christmas school holidays.
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Application for access form to be completed. At least one day's advance notice of visit required. Access to records which are not normally available for research can be gained by permission from Superior General.
General reference assistance available.
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2 Avenue Road, Glebe Point
Postal address: PO Box 1076 Glebe Point NSW 2037 Sydney, New South Wales 2037