File 1 - Trinity College papers

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Trinity College papers


  • 1961-1968 (Creation)

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1 folder

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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.

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