Archive of the Bishop Ambrose Reeves Trust
Comprises: South Africa Racial Amity Trust (SARAT), 1965-85; Bishop Ambrose Reeves Trust (BART) minutes and publications, 1980-96; conferences and projects, 1987-93; and general files, 1974-95.
- Creation: 1965-1996
1.65 Linear metres (15 physical shlefmarks)
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Afr. s. 2348/1].
Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Afr. s. 2348
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 779
Archive of the South Africa Racial Amity Trust, from 1981 the Bishop Ambrose Reeves Trust, 1965-1996.
Biographical / Historical
The South Africa Racial Amity Trust was an educational charity formed in 1966 to promote knowledge of the theory and practice of apartheid in South Africa through research and publication, particularly on the plight of children. It was renamed the Bishop Ambrose Reeves Trust (BART) in honour of its treasurer, the former bishop of Johannesburg, following his death in 1980. BART was dissolved in 1996.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by the trustees of the Bishop Ambrose Reeves Trust on its dissolution in 1996.
- Catalogue of the archive of the Bishop Ambrose Reeves Trust, 1965-1996
- Finding aid prepared by Lucy McCann
- Language of description
- Script of description