Collection 2019-004 - Bill Moir Collection

St Stithians College Ink Blot: The Voice of Form II St Stithians College 1957 - 1961 as recorded in the letters of E.M. Harris Prospectus of St Stithians College for Boys, Johannesburg Christmas Greeting [card] St Stithians College. Induction of Prefects. Farewell to Matriculants. St Stithians College. "Coming of Age" Dinner on Saturday, 8th December, 1956 at 7 p.m. St Stithians College. Farewell Dinner to the 2nd Company of the '53rd Pioneers on Saturday, 7th D... St Stithians College Fourth Annual Athletics Meeting, 21st September, 1957, 1.30 p.m. St Stithians College Fifth Annual Athletics meeting, 20th September, 1958, 1.30 p.m. St Stithians College Art Exhibition Catalogue, November 1960 St Stithians College. [circular] Letter from L P Kent to Parents and Guardians St Stithians College First Annual Presentation of Prizes, Saturday 24th November, 1962. [Invitati... St Stithians College farewell to Mr W G Mears, Tuesday 12th December, 1961. [Invitation from] the... St Stithians College Johannesburg in South African Tatler, December 1961, pages 30-32 St Stithians College Foundation Day Service to be held in the College Chapel at 9 a.m. on 19th Au... Address to Pupils of St Stithians College: Foundation Day Saturday 19th August, 1961 by B. L. S. ... St Stithians College Art Exhibition 19th May, 1962 [catalogue] St Stithians College Ninth Annual Athletics Meeting. 15th September, 1962 at 2 p.m. Officials. Fine weather wanted for School's Spring Fair. The Star 29th August, 1962 St Stithians College Foundation Day Service to be held in the College Chapel at 9.30 a.m. on 11th... Photographic Exhibition. St Stithians College, 19th May, 1962 from 2 p.m. [catalogue] St Stithians College. Three One Act Plays. 23,24,25 August, 1962 St Stithians College. Carol Service, 1963 St Stithians Old Boys Association [invitation to] 1963 Annual Dinner Dance at the Kelvin Grove Ho... St Stithians Old Boys Association [circular letter] 5th December, 1953 re adoption of the Associa... St Stithians Old Boys Association. Menu. Sixth Annual Dinner, Hyde Park Hotel, 23rd October, 1963 St Stithians Old Boys Association. Menu. Seventh Annual Dinner, Balalaika Hotel, Wednesday, 16th ... Gala Performance of "Mr Wilberforce" by Alan Thornhill to mark the opening of Mears Hal... St Stithians College  M. T. S. Krige [circular letter to] Old Boys, 18th June, 1965 St Stithians College [invitation to] the Annual Display of Work and the opening of Mears Hall on ... Mears Hall 10th July 1965 [Opening programme] St Stithians College.  Nineteenth Annual Athletic Sports Meeting, Wednesday 27th September, 1972 ... St Stithians College 1961 BC Hockey 2nd XI Old Stithian Association tie Old Stithian Association cuff links Bill Moir letter to the Headmaster, St Stithians College, 12 February 2003 Bill Moir letter to [the archivist], Debora [Matthews], 19 June 2007 1962 BC Matric class
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ZA ZAR STS 2019-004


Bill Moir Collection


  • 1952 (Creation)

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30 items: mostly printed or photographs, includes ties

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(1958 - 1962)

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Class of 1962
OSA Secretary, 1966 - 1967

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Donated by Bill Moir in two parts in 2003 and 2007.

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Items accumulated during Bill Moir's high school years. Items include:
1) Publications
2) Prospectus
3) Matric and OSA dinner programmes/menus
4) Programmes of Athletics meetings
5) Christmas cards and Carol service programme
6) Art and Photographic Exhibitions catalogues
7) Magazine article on St Stithians
8) Correspondence - circulars
9) Foundation Day address transcript
10) Newspaper cuttings
11) Sports team photographs
12) Programmes of special events
13) OSA correspondence
14) Dramatic production programme
15) Invitations to various events
16) Prefect induction programme
17) OSA tie and OSA cuff links
18) 2 x incomplete copies of the College Chronicles, 1962. Complete digital copies are available elsewhere in the archive.

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Record created by MR 20191119




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