Series 003 - Boys' Prep albums 1962 - 1982 series 3

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ZA ZAR STS 2021-001-003


Boys' Prep albums 1962 - 1982 series 3


  • 1966 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

1 x Storage box containing 8 albums of photographs that illustrate the plays put on by the BP each year.

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Name of creator

(1953 -)

Administrative history

St Stithians College was founded in 1953 and consisted at the time of the founding BP and BC classes. In 1995, with the advent of the girls' schools on campus, the entities serving the boys became known as the Boys' College and Boys' Preparatory schools. Reference to the Boys' Prep within AtoM indicates the Preparatory school years from Grade 1 to Grade 7 for its history from 1953 to 1996 and Grade 3 to Grade 7 from 1996 onwards.

Archival history

Albums put together at various times over the life of the BP up until 1982. The albums were largely the work of former BP Headmaster, Walter Macfarlane.

Immediate source of acquisition or transfer

These albums were stored in the BC Library storeroom for many years and were moved into the Archives c.2011.

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Scope and content

The albums contain assorted photographs, mostly of sports teams but also including some informal sports photographs. For detailed contents see individual albums.

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The physical albums are, as far as possible, arranged within their box in date order. Items within each album generally, but not exclusively follow a rough date order.
The digital sequence follows the arrangement within each album.

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Copyright St Stithians College unless indicated otherwise.

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      Record created by MR 20210426




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