Larkin's University of Cambridge papers primarily relate to Larkin's athletics career, with fixture lists, results sheets, dinner menus and other items for Cambridge University Hare and Hounds, including a letter announcing his selection for the Hare and Hounds versus Oxford in November 1963, two candid race photographs and a photograph of the Hare and Hounds second team in 1962. There are also Cambridge University Athletic Club fixture lists and programmes, as well as a Cambridge Union Society programme, the Société Française de l'Université de Cambridge programme of events, programmes for the C. U. Mummers and Preston Society production of 'The Taming of the Shrew' in 1966 and a Footlights Review in 1967.
Trinity College material includes material from Larkin's academic career, with letters from his tutor J. M. K. Vyvyan and supervisor R. A. Leigh dating from the offer of a place at Trinity in 1961, a letter of congratulations from the Master Lord Adrian on his first in Finals in 1964, to several long letters from Leigh relating to possible research topics in 1964-1965.
Material relating to his participation in Trinity athletics includes three photographs taken mid-race, race certificates and race results of the Hyde Park road relay, St Edmunds Hall road relay, Selwyn College road relay, and the 3 miles race, Cuppers Finals at Milton Road, accompanied by cuttings about the races.
Added to these are College Chapel services cards, menus for the Commemoration of Benefactors feast, an invitation and programme for the 1967 Trinity May Ball, an invitation to the Advanced Students dinner, and a menu for the Trinity Research student dinner.
Letters, documents, printed material, photographs, and ephemera documenting Larkin's years at Trinity College, Cambridge from 1961-1964 and 1965-1968, particularly his academic and athletics achievements. Material arranged into two groups, Trinity College and the University of Cambridge.Zonder titel