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Author Rathbone, Ron.

Title A very present help : caring for Australians since 1813 : the history of the Benevolent Society of New South Wales / Ron Rathbone
Published Sydney : State Library of N.S.W. Press, 1994

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Description ix, 237 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 31 cm
Contents Includes a Chronology of events and index
Summary The Society grew out of the New South Wales Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge and Benevolence. It operated an asylum and the following institutions: The Lying-in Hospital; The Royal Hospital for Women [Paddington]; Renwick Hospital for Infants; Scarba House for Children
Analysis New South Wales - associations, institutions & societies
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography
Subject Benevolent Society of New South Wales -- History.
Charities -- History.
Charities -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Case studies.
Charities -- Australia -- New South Wales -- History.
Genre/Form Case studies.
LC no. 94178450
ISBN 0730589153
Other Titles History of the Benevolent Society of New South Wales
History of the Benevolent Society of New South Wales