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Series 1260 - Roseworthy Memorial Chapel Papers and Photographs

Date Range1945 - 1964
Quantity34 cm, 25 items
ProvenanceRoseworthy Agricultural College
Description

This series consists of papers relating to the fund raising activities of the College in order to build the Memorial Chapel in memory of those lost in war. They include plans, construction records, correspondence about the Chapel and minutes of the Memorial Chapel Fund Raising Committee.

Inventory Listing

Roseworthy Memorial Chapel Brochure

This item holds a draft and final version of the printed brochure about the College and a need for a Chapel. The Memorial Chapel was to honour all those students who had died in the Boer War and World Wars I and II.

Date Range 1945    Quantity 0.1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 126000001 Box Number 1 Series 1260
Roseworthy Memorial Chapel Plans

This item has a proposed plan for the Chapel and some designs for decoration.

Date Range no dates    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 126000002 Box Number 1 Series 1260
Roseworthy Memorial Chapel Trust Fund Papers

This item is the formal setting up of the Memorial Chapel Trust Fund including balances of accounts.

Date Range 1945    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 126000003 Box Number 1 Series 1260
Roseworthy Memorial Chapel Contractor Correspondence

This item contains correspondence between the College and the contractors who built the Memorial Chapel, Dean, W Berry, Gilbert, Barker and Polomka Architects.

Date Range 1955 - 1965    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 126000004 Box Number 1 Series 1260
Roseworthy Memorial Chapel Correspondence

This item contains correspondence between the Architects Dean, W Berry, Gilbert, Barker and Polomka Architects and the College. There is also a map of the area surrounding the chapel and a copy of the Roseworthy College Memorial Chapel Appeal Committee Conditions of Architectural Competion dated 1 November 1947.

Date Range 1945 - 1948    Quantity 3 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 126000005 Box Number 1 Series 1260
Roseworthy Memorial Chapel Appeal Committee Minutes and Corespondence

This item contains minutes and correspondence of the Chapel Appeal Committee which was established by Principal Callaghan with support from the Minister of Agriculture.

Date Range 1945 - 1964    Quantity 2.5 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 126000006 Box Number 1 Series 1260
Roseworthy Memorial Chapel Letters of Support
Date Range 1945    Quantity 2 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 126000007 Box Number 1 Series 1260
Roseworthy Memorial Chapel Fund Correspondence
Date Range 1945    Quantity 5 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 126000008 Box Number 1 Series 1260
Roseworthy Memorial Chapel Dedication Programme

This item consists of the official programme for the dedication of the Memorial Chapel by His Excellency the Governor of South Australia, Sir Robert George and Lady George on Sunday April 28 1957. The programme documents the speakers and hymns for the dedication.

Date Range 1957    Quantity 0.1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 126000009 Box Number 1 Series 1260
Roseworthy Memorial Chapel Photographs

This item consists of a collection of photographs of the Chapel taken by Keith P Phillips.

Date Range c. 1957    Quantity 0.1 cm, 1 folder
Inventory Identifier 126000010 Box Number 1 Series 1260
Roseworthy Agricultural College Memorial Chapel Lists of Fund Contributors

This item consists of lists of persons, companies and organisations that contributed to the Memorial Appeal Fund which were published in the Advertiser.

Date Range 1945 - c. 1950, these papers don't have dates but is based on total amounts.    Quantity 1 cm, 1 folder
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 126000011 Box Number 1 Series 1260
Roseworthy Memorial Chapel Financial Records

This item consists of the financial records to admistrate the Appeal Funds for the Memorial Chapel. They include six bank books for vestry, organ, endowment, furnishing fund, appeal fund and architect. There are also receipt books and letters regarding the funds.

Date Range 1945 - 1957    Quantity 6 cm, 16 books and papers
Access Partially closed
Inventory Identifier 126000012 Box Number 2 Series 1260
Published by the University of Adelaide Archives on University of Adelaide Archives Web Site, 2003
Listed by University of Adelaide Archives
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Updated 6 November 2013
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