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Series 1225 - Urrbrae House Centenary Celebrations Arrangements

Date Range1990 - 1992
Quantity28 cm, 38 folders
ProvenanceUrrbrae House Centenary Celebrations
Description

This series is a collection of file dealing with the arrangements to celebrate Urrbrae House Centenary through 1991. They included the Garden Party, Ball, Book launch, Dinner and the preparations of the house.

Inventory Listing

Urrbrae House Centenary Dinner

This item is the arrangement regarding the Urrbrae House Centenary Dinner. There is a guest list, invitation list and replies. Samples of the invitation, menu and place names on file.

Date Range 1991    Quantity 7 cm, 5 folder
Inventory Identifier 122500001 Box Number 1 Series 1225
Urrbrae House Musical Soree

This item is an invitation to Urrbrae House Musical Soiree of Beethoven, Septet in E Flat, Opus 20 performed on 8th March 1991 by Urrbrae Septet.

Date Range 1991    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 122500002 Box Number 1 Series 1225
Launch of the Faculty of Agricultural and Natural Resource Sciences Papers

This item has some material related to the the Faculty of Natural Resource Sciences with the itiniary of the launch. There is a copy of the Wake held for the Agricultural Biochemistry Department hosted by Dr Rupert Best and Effie Besr held on 25 November 1990.

Date Range 1990 - 1991    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 122500003 Box Number 1 Series 1225
Centenary Oral History Lists

This item is a list of people who agreed to participate in a oral history project. Each person has a number next to there name but there is on reference as to what this many have indicated

Date Range 1991    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500004 Box Number 1 Series 1225
Newsletter Papers

This item has copies of the two newsletters That keptpeople informed about the Centenary Celabrations at Urrbrae House. There are extensivelists of the people who receive the newsletter. There is also a number of questionaire sent with the newsletter which have been returned. The questionaire asked people if they would agree to being interviewed, asked if they would be attending, Friends of Urrbrae House, play reading, heritage walk, Peter Waite Heritage Ball, Garden Party, Rose Garden - Urbrae House Open Day, they were also asked if the new anybody else who had a connnection to Waite or who might be interested in Urrbrae House and to supply there contact details.

Date Range 1991    Quantity 4.5 cm, 3 folders
Inventory Identifier 122500005 Box Number 1 Series 1225
Urrbrae House Updates

This item is an update of the Urrbrae House Centenary Celebrations program, they commence in 23/4/1991 to the final one on 4/6/1991. The list has the date (or possible dates) of events that will be staged over the year

Date Range 1991    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 122500006 Box Number 1 Series 1225
Australian String Quartet Papers

This item is the arrangement for the Australian String Quartet performance at Urrbrae House on February 24 1991. There are some tickets on file.

Date Range 1991    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 122500007 Box Number 1 Series 1225
Garden Party Arrangements

This item is the arrangement of the Garden Party held at Urrbrae House on November 8 1991. There is a copy of the invitation which has Urrbrae House framed by roses with a scroll with Urrbrae House Centenary Celebrations across it. There are the minutes of the Organising Committee for the Urrbrae House Centenary Garden Party.

Date Range 1991    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 122500008 Box Number 1 Series 1225
Newsletter No.1 Urrbrae House Cenyenary Celebrations

This is a generic letter posted to interested parties, it tells a brief history of the property and some possiblities for the years activities. These activities included International Night, Royal Show Week, Graduation Ceremony, Council Meetings, Information Day, Faculty Launch, Peter Waite Foundation, Formal Evening, Student ball, Open Day, Inaugural Hetitage Walk, Garden Party, Rose Garden Opening, and other possiblities. The newsletter also had a questionaire attached, asking for those interested in undertaking a oral history interview, and to express an interest in attending some of the proposed activities.

Date Range 1990    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500009 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Newsletter Regarding the Establishement of the Friends of Urrbrae House

This is a newsletter advising the reciever of the establishment of the Friends of Urrbrae House it is a friendly letter written by Dr A C Jennings who had been asked to be the Co-ordinator of the Urrbrae House Centenary celebrations by the University. Dr Jennings was in his final year prior to retirement.

Date Range 1991    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500010 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Timetalbe of the Urrbrae House Centenay Celebrations.

This item is a timetable for events a shedule for the University in 1991. There is some correspondence in relation to the Facualty Lauch for Natural Resource Sciences.

Date Range 1990    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500011 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Arrangements for Promised the Earth, by Douglas Muecke.

This item has the arrangements foe the time talbe for Promise the Earth. There is a flyer giving some background details of the author Dr Douglas Muecke and some about the play which is a reworking of Dr Muecke's Alcestis Ascends, a radio play based on Euripides Alcestis. The Play was presented by University of Adelaide Theatre Guild. There is no copy of the play on this file.

Date Range 1991    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500012 Box Number 2 Series 1225
The Arrangements for the Lauch of the Peter Waite 1834-1922 The Story of his life and times by Gladys Hogg.

This item has the newsletters for the Centenary related to the book launch. Dr Oliver Mayo addressed the audience regarding the book and then Gladys Hoog Responded to the address on 23 June 1991 The launch was held on the same day as the museum and display was opened. There is an extensive list of invited guests.

Date Range 1991    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500013 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Urrbrae House Centenary Ball Arrangements

This item includes Peter Waite Heritage Ball Subcommittee to arrange the ball. There is a memo in relation to the ball sent to the publicity department.

Date Range 1991    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500014 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Waite Staff Commencement and Termination of Employment List

This item is a list of staff from the establishment of Waite Institute. The list has headings Name, Department, Position and Date of Commencement and Termination.

Date Range 1961    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500015 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Urrbrae House Arrangements for the Centenary Year

This item is the arrangement to light the grounds of Urrbrae House to help with the evening events at the house.

Date Range 1991    Quantity 0.4 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500016 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Minor Maitenance for Urrbrae House

This item is the arrangements for minor works including re surfacing the ball room floor. The fridge which is an early example of and electric unit. In Fact Peter Waite installed a generator to supply electricity for domestic use. There arrangement for a chimney sweep. Also the seating arrangments for 150 seats for the musical soiree.

Date Range 1991    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500017 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Arrangements for John Radcliffe Talk.

This item is the arrangements for the talk by John Radcliffe on the history of Urrbrae entitlted Urrbrae - the heritage of innovation at Glen Osmond. This is not a copy of the talk on file.

Date Range 1991    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500018 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Peter Waite Foundation Establishment Papers

This item has copies of listings of who's who of Australia and Debretts Handbook. There is a typed list of names. These names may be for people who where contacted. There is some information on how to fund raise for the foundation.

Date Range 1991    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500019 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Alumni - Friends of Urrbrae House

This item is a paper presented to the Australian University Graduate Conference 1990 on What Can Alumni Do For Universities. There is an invitation for memebership for Friends of Urrbrae House.

Date Range 1991    Quantity 0.1 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500020 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Conservation Study of Urrbrae House Papers

This item is papers relationg to Urrbrae House and conserving it's history. There is a photocopy of the proposed conservation from Woodhead Australia 1990. There is also a photocopy of a propsed study to conserve Urrbrae House by Christopher Loan Pty Ltd in 1990. LeMessurier Architects also put in a tender to undertake the conservation 1990. There is no indication who did or if indeed it was ever undertaken.

Date Range 1990 - 1991    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 122500021 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Urrbrae House Centenary - Initial Thoughts for Celebration.

This item is a working file of Dr Allen Jennings on his thoughts for celebrations of the centenary. There are some correspondence regarding the ideas and a draft time table.

Date Range 1990    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500022 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Urrbrae House Open Days 1991

This item is the arrangements for the Unifest Open Days at Each Campus of the University of Adelaide.

Date Range 1990 - 1991    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500023 Box Number 2 Series 1225
The Budget papers fro the Centenary Celebrations.

This item is some the financial papers for the centenary.

Date Range 1990 - 1991    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500024 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Urrbrae House Centenary Events Papers.

This item is the events proposed for 1991 centenary celebrations. There are notes in relation to the museum

Date Range 1991    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500025 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Archives Papers for Waite

This item includes a letter from the State Premier regarding the work being done by the University and Mr Vaughan regarding Agricultural High Schools, the signiture is harly readable. There appears to be a list of photos with years taken and a list of numbers on the right hand side but there is no inication what they are for.

Date Range 1915 - 1991, missing 1916-1989    Quantity 0.2 cm, 1 folders
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500026 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Contacts - Sources of Information

This iitem is acollection of contacts for news items and those who can help provide information.

Date Range 1987 - 1991    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500027 Box Number 2 Series 1225
The Catering Arrangements for the Centenial Year

This item holds the catering arrangements for the functions held throught 1991 at Urrbrae house, they include tenders and final menues.

Date Range 1990 - 1991    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 122500028 Box Number 2 Series 1225
Published by the University of Adelaide Archives on University of Adelaide Archives Web Site, 2003
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Updated 6 November 2013
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