Object Detail

Object Name
Programme for the Boat Race - cover reads "University Boat Race/Oxford versus Cambridge/Putney - Mortlake/Saturday 26th March/1949/Official Souvenir One Shilling". Consists of 24 pages including covers.

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 Person
Associated Date
26 Mar 1949
Associated Period
20th century
Associated Event
The Boat Race, 1949
Credit Line
The gift of Thomas E Weil, given in honor of the Arbib family.
26 Mar 1949