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Miners Phthisis, also known as silicosis, was a disease suffered as a result of working in underground gold mines. Its symptoms were similar to those of tuberculosis, and it was often fatal.

In 1936, the Miners Phthisis Act was established. Applicants thereafter were required to submit applications for assistance under the provisions of this Act and its subsequent amendments.

This series consists of monthly statements of payments of assistance to Miners Phthisis sufferers in Victoria. It was used to maintain a record of such payments, and contains the following details:

Name (of applicant/payee)
Cheque No.
Amount paid

The series also contains a section which consolidates cancelled cheques for those applicants who had died since the last payment was issued.

Created: 1947 to 1950

Data time period: 1947 to 1950

Data time period: Series date range : ? - ?
Series in custody date range : 1947 - 1950
Contents in custody date range : 1947 - 1950

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  • Local : VPRS 12249