Object Detail

Object Name
The Universities' Boat-Race: 'Are You Ready?

Double page illustration published in The Illustrated London News pp.380-381 on March 21st 1891.

On reverse is an illustration 'The Universities' Boat-Race: Just After the start at Putney' with text above and below.

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.
Accession No
The Tom Weil Collection/Rowing
Associated Date
21 Mar 1891
Associated Period
19th century
Associated Event
The Boat Race, 1891
Credit Line
The gift of Thomas E Weil, given in honor of the Arbib family.
21 Mar 1891