Pick of the Collections 02/05/2020
In our next podcast Eleanor Hoare, College Archivist, tells us how the Archives afford us a glimpse into boy’s lives at Eton.
From L to R:
1. Letter to Bennett Gosling from his father, 6 July 1809, expressing pleasure at his sent-ups and recommending cricket as a sport [ED 165/8]
2. School report of Owen Tudor Crawshay, at Eton 1892-1894 [ED 49/4]
3. Letter of Richard Dundas Harington to his parents, 30 May 1915, describing the landing of a plane on Agars Plough [ED 476]
Download the audio transcript here:
- Etoniana magazine, http://archives.etoncollege.com where there are more transcribed