Object Detail

Object Name
The Oxford Crew 1868

Albumen photograph mounted on card carte de visite. Shows four men standing, four seated on chairs, and one sitting on the ground before a college building.

Photographed by Wheeler & Day of 106, High Street Oxford.

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
Associated Period
19th century
Associated Event
The Boat Race, 1868
Credit Line
The gift of Thomas E Weil, given in honor of the Arbib family.