Collection UA17 - Christ College Collection

Index to UA17 History of Christ's College Brief History of the Christ College Library College Prospectus and Library Catalogue Watercolour of Christ's College at Bishopbourne Photograph of Christ's College, (High School building) Domain verso of photograph of Christ's College, (High School building) Domain

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Christ College Collection


  • 1840-1947 (Creation)

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10 type one boxes and miscellaneous items

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Founded in 1890, the University of Tasmania has a rich and proud history which was celebrated in 2015, as part of our 125th anniversary. We're the fourth oldest university in Australia and this vintage earns us the prestigious title of a sandstone university; one of the nation's oldest tertiary institutions. For more information see;

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Collection cosists of material relating to the foundation of the college, reports, accounts, students activities and the library.

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This material is made available for personal research and study purposes under the University of Tasmania Standard Copyright Licence. For any further use permission should be obtained from the copyright owners. For assistance please contact

When reusing this material, please cite the reference number and provide the following acknowledgement:
“Courtesy of the UTAS Library Special & Rare Collections”

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Christ's College Estate : copy of correspondence
Book | Printed at the "Launceston Examiner" Office | [18--?]
Available at Morris Miller-Rare-Book (LG 715 .H8 C46)

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HE May2019




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