Prince of Wales Collegiate Archives

Identity area

Identifier

NL0042

Authorized form of name

Prince of Wales Collegiate Archives

Parallel form(s) of name

Other form(s) of name

  • Prince of Wales Collegiate/United Collegiate Archives
  • Prince of Wales Collegiate/United Collegiate Archives

Type

  • Educational

Contact area

 

Graham Horwood

Type

Address

Street address

24 Paton Street

Locality

St. John's

Region

Newfoundland and Labrador

Country name

Postal code

Telephone

Fax

709-576-4920

Email

Note

Description area

History

In the year 2000, Prince of Wales Collegiate celebrated the fortieth anniversary of the building on Paton Street. The school was originally called United Collegiate but the name was changed in 1964. As part of the celebrations, an archives was established and a room was set aside in the school for this purpose.

Geographical and cultural context

Mandates/Sources of authority

The mandate of the Archives is “to collect, preserve and make available, materials relevant to the history of Prince of Wales Collegiate. This would include all aspects of the United Church run schooling systems leading up to 1960 - the opening of the present building known as Prince of Wales Collegiate.”

Administrative structure

Records management and collecting policies

Buildings

Holdings

The archive consists of yearbooks, photos, documents, videos, trophies, ephemera, and other related materials. Access is also available to school records and lists of alumni.

Access area

Opening times

Access is by appointment and can be made through the school, or by e-mail.

Access conditions and requirements

Accessibility

Services area

Research services

Reproduction services

There are photocopying services on site and some photos can be reproduced where we have negatives.

Public areas

Control area

Description identifier

Institution identifier

Rules and/or conventions used

Status

Level of detail

Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Created - April 10, 2013

Language(s)

  • English

Script(s)

Sources

2001 ANLA Member Institutions Directory http://www.pwc.k12.nf.ca/pwc_archives

Maintenance notes

Access points

Access Points

  • Clipboard

Primary contact

24 Paton Street
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador