C – Papers of the Ravenswood Foundation


TITLE: Papers of the Ravenswood Foundation.

NAME OF CREATOR: The Ravenswood Foundation.

DATE: 1953-1996


EXTENT/MEDIUM: 29 boxes + 2 bound volumes

SYSTEM OF ARRANGEMENT: This sub-fond is arranged into five series: C/1 Administrative records C/2 Fundraising records C/3 Advertising records C/4 Papers of the Annie Lawson School C/5 Corporate records C/6 Religious and cultural papers C/7 Financial records C/8 Miscellaneous papers C/9 Services provided by the Ravenswood Foundation.

SCOPE & CONTENT: The records in this sub-fond cover the period from Ravenswood’s inception to the merger with Norwood in 1996. They include administrative records such as minutes, newsletters and circulars and operational records. There are also printed ephemera from the many fundraising events held for and in aid of Ravenswood as well as records relating to the visit of HRH Princess Diana. It further includes advertisements for Ravenswood, corporate records relating to its management, the papers of Professor Stanley Segal who was principal of Ravenswood for many years and records of the many services provided by Ravenswood in this time period such as The Deli YT and Unity.