Historical information

Deaf Children Australia have a complete set of Annual reports from 1863 to the present date. Annual reports document the activities of the organisation, including educational issues, finance, staffing and students. Annual Reports are created each year.


This represents part of the complete official history of Deaf Children Australia from 1863 to the present date, covering the subject of deaf education and related issues.

Physical description

Red Leather bound volume with gold stamping containing Annual Reports of the Victorian Deaf and Dumb Institution (V.D. & D.I.) First report: 69th Annual report presented at the Annual Meeting held on 11th August 1931. Last report: 74th Annual report presented at Annual Meeting held on 11th August 1936. Includes Annual Reports, List of Subscribers, Abstract of Treasurers' Acccounts, and photographs

Inscriptions & markings

Front Cover: "VICTORIAN DEAF AND DUMB INSTITUTION" in gold stamping. Spine: "REPORTS V.D.& D.L." "1931 TO 1936" in gold stamping. Decorative stamping around edge of front cover and back cover