St Patrick’s College, Ballarat, Victoria

Identity area

Identifier

daa/554

Authorized form of name

St Patrick’s College, Ballarat, Victoria

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • SPC Archives

Type

  • Educational

Contact area

 

Catriona Banks

Type

Address

Street address

1431 Sturt Street, Ballarat

Locality

Ballarat

Region

Victoria

Country name

Postal code

3350

Telephone

03 5331 1688

Fax

Note

Description area

History

St Patrick's College is a Catholic day and boarding secondary school for boys, founded by the Christian Brothers and in the Edmund Rice tradition. Since 1893 it has served the people of Ballarat, Western Victoria and beyond. For further information, see http://www.stpats.vic.edu.au/en/st-patricks-college/history/

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

Buildings

Holdings

Holdings include records and information dating from the college's foundation in 1893. Items include student records, ephemeral items, registers, uniforms, plaques, photographs, trophies, pennants, maps and plans.

As many generations of boys have attended the College, stories relating to family and social histories can be found in the archives. There are also links to the Catholic Church archives in the Ballarat Diocese and further afield, as well as other Catholic schools in Ballarat.

Finding aids, guides and publications

The college's centenary was celebrated in 1993, and an official history of the college by Br P C Naughtin 'History and Heritage' was published.

Access area

Opening times

Open by appointment.

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

Public areas

Control area

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Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Revised 13 April 2018

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Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Education (Thematic area)
  • Genealogical (Thematic area)
  • Religion (Thematic area)
  • Clipboard

Primary contact

1431 Sturt Street, Ballarat
Ballarat, Victoria 3350