Collection 2020-002 - St Stithians College magazines 1953 -

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St Stithians College magazines 1953 -


  • 1953 (Creation)

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A5 and A4 bound magazines from 1953 onwards for all Campus schools

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(1953 -)

Administrative history

Methodist school founded on a portion of the farm Driefontein by the Trust from the proceeds of the bequests of Cornishmen: Albert Charles Collins and William Mountstephens.

Archival history

A full set of physical magazines has been retained by the Libraries on Campus and the College Archives over the years and includes a few donated copies.
One bound set is available in the each Resource Centre and a second set in the Archive. Where available, three separate copies of each magazine are kept in the Archive. Copies over and above these are available for distribution to any alumnus requiring a copy.
All magazines have been digitised or are in the process of being digitised.

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Archival collection.

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School magazines recording the life and activities of the BC and BP between 1953 and 1995. Beyond 1995, each school produced their own magazine, with the BC retaining the name "Stythian". The BP produced a yearbook until 2000 with a gap until 2018, when publication of a yearbook was resumed.
School magazines for the Collegiate covered both GC and GP for the years 1995 to 1999 and thereafter the GC and GP produced their own Yearbook.
There is no magazine for the Junior Prep.

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      Record created by MR 20200814




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