Keble College Rowing Vest. Used by AH Bennett and by Stephen Irving who rowed for Keble, Oxford and Leander.
Dirty cream cotton short sleeved rowing vest with a front opening (four buttons) and red ribbon trim on the right sleeve and blue on the left. Red, white and navy ribbon on the front opening. Self coloured decorative stitching around the neck.
Made by Castell & Son of Broad Street Oxford.
A pewter plaque awarded at the Oxford Cambridge Foundation Foch in Paris on the 3rd April 1937.
Inscribed on the front: "Oxford Cambridge Foundation Foch Match L'Aviron Paris 3 Avril 1937"
Inscribed on the reverse: "Sous le patronage du journal. Le journal et de radio Luxembourg"
Beer mat for the "Oxford and Cambridge Boat Race/ Sponsored by/ Beefeater Gin".
Part of the Thomas E. Weil Collection. Thomas E. Weil is a very knowledgeable and respected collector of rowing memorabilia from all over the world. His extensive collection includes material from many years of the Oxford and Cambridge University Boat Race, and Henley Royal Regatta. He also lectures and writes on rowing history and is a Trustee of the River and Rowing Museum.
A colour slide of a photograph of the Oxford University Boat Club boathouse before the fire, with a person on a bicycle visible on the river bank in front of the boathouse.
Part of a collection of photographs taken by John H. Shore.