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: 75th Annual report presented at the Annual Meeting held on 10th August 1937. Last report: 84th Annual report presented at Annual Meeting held on 13th August 1946. Includes Annual Reports, Acccounts, and photographs

Inscriptions & markings

Front Cover: "VICTORIAN DEAF AND DUMB INSTITUTION" in gold stamping. Spine: "REPORTS V.D.& D.L." "1937 TO 1946" in gold stamping. Decorative stamping around edges of front and back cover