MLC School, Sydney

Identity area

Identifier

daa/110

Authorized form of name

MLC School, Sydney

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • Wesleyan Ladies College, Burwood
  • Methodist Ladies College, Burwood (until 1977)
  • MLC School, Uniting Church in Australia, Burwood, Sydney (from 1977)

Type

  • Educational

Contact area

 

School Archivist

Type

Address

Street address

Rowley Street, Burwood

Locality

Sydney

Region

New South Wales

Country name

Postal code

2134

Telephone

02 8741 3214

Fax

Note

Description area

History

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Officer-in-charge: School Archivist

Records management and collecting policies

The Archives will receive, process and actively pursue:

  • all records generated within the School, when they become inactive
  • records generated by organisations associated with the School
  • donations relating to the School from Old Girls and others
  • museum type items relevant to the School.

Buildings

Holdings


  • MLC students/staff: The Excelsior School magazine, 1892- present.
  • MLC School Council minutes, 1883- present
  • Administration office: Admission books, class rolls, exit books.
  • Academic administration: Student records, examination papers.
  • Administration/staff/external: Photographic collection, 1886- present.
  • Original order collections of former staff and students.

A display gallery / museum was opened in August 2000.

Quantity: 75m (100% in-house).

Finding aids, guides and publications

Access area

Opening times

Open Monday, Thursday and Friday 8.30am-4.30pm. Other times by prior arrangement.

Access conditions and requirements

One week's advance notice of visit required stating reasons for research. Access to restricted records can be gained with Principal's authorisation.

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Queries and research requests are welcome. Reference assistance available.

Reproduction services

Copying services for books, journals and original records to A3 size. Copies of historic photographs by arrangement.

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Language(s)

Script(s)

Sources

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

Rowley Street, Burwood
Sydney, New South Wales 2134