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Series 1257 - Roseworthy Agricultural College Swimming Committee Minutes and Papers

Date Range1935 - 1981
Quantity16 cm, 10 folders
ProvenanceRoseworthy Agricultural College
Description

This series consists of papers relating to the swimming pool at Roseworthy College including its construction. There are minutes of the Swimming Committee and records of the Roseworthy College Swimming Pool Fund including minutes of the Central Fund Raising Committee.

Inventory Listing

Capital Works Papers for the Swimming Pool

This file contains the details of the establishement of the Swimming Pool Fund and the eventual building of the Swimming Pool. There are some photos of the construction of the Pool.

Date Range 1962 - 1983    Quantity 4 cm, 1 file
Inventory Identifier 125700001 Box Number 1 Series 1257
Construction of Swimming Pool By Aquabella

This file covers the construction of the swimming pool by the company Aquabella. There are tender documents, figures and correspondence.

Date Range 1977 - 1980    Quantity 3 cm, 1 file
Inventory Identifier 125700002 Box Number 1 Series 1257
Swimming Competition Papers

The correspondence of the College in relation to competitions these include arrangements for trophies, events, swimming meetings, South Australian Amateur Swimming Association, Australian National Games 1936 held in Adelaide for the States Centenary. There are the costs for the 1935-36 year of swimming Activities for the Amateur Swimming Club. There is a copy of the handicapping chart. There is a programme for the December 21 1939 competition, with names of winners penciled in.

Date Range 1935 - 1940    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 125700003 Box Number 1 Series 1257
Duplicate Correspondence

This book has letters written by Gil Hollamby, some about his other responsibilities on campus but mainly about the swimming, they are in a duplicate book.

Date Range 1967 - 1972    Quantity 1 cm, 1 book
Inventory Identifier 125700004 Box Number 1 Series 1257
Roseworthy College Swimming Pool Fund Record

This item is a book of the reciepts of funds raised for the construction of the Swimming Pool. They include donations, raffles, Open Day events, Gala Day, over the years. They raised $20,394.20 for the pool. There are a few bank balance reports and passbooks on file.

Date Range 1962 - 1974    Quantity 0.5 cm, 1 file
Inventory Identifier 125700005 Box Number 1 Series 1257
Roseworthy Swimming Committee Minutes and Papers
Date Range 1942 - 1973    Quantity 3 cm, 2 volumes
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 125700006 Box Number 1 Series 1257
Central Fund Raising Committee Minutes and Papers

This item is the minutes and papers of the Central Fund Raising Committee for the Swimming Pool. There is a programme for the 1963 Gala Day event used to raise funds.

Date Range 1963 - 1964    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 125700007 Box Number 7 Series 1257
Swimming Pool Correspondence.

This item is the correspondence related to the swimming pool. Raising money and for the prizes for events, health and safety regulations.

Date Range 1963 - 1992    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 125700008 Box Number 1 Series 1257
Published by the University of Adelaide Archives on University of Adelaide Archives Web Site, 2003
Listed by University of Adelaide Archives
HTML edition University of Adelaide Archives
Updated 6 November 2013
http://www.adelaide.edu.au/records/archives/guide/1257.htm

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