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Oxford University ephemera collected by Ann Thwaite

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MS. Eng. c. 8368
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  1. (fols. 1-2) a telegram from a student cancelling a tutorial, 1954
  2. (fol. 3) a postcard to from Peter Wiles, 1955
  3. (fols. 4-14) University invitation cards, including 'At Homes', 1955, n.d.
  4. (fols.15-16) a Term card for the University Critical Society, Trinity 1954
  5. (fols. 17-25) four Term cards for the University Poetry Society: Michaelmas 1952; Michaelmas 1953; Trinity 1954; Trinity 1955. At folio 23 is a [2015?] Post-It note by Ann Thwaite relating to the Trinity Term card for 1954
  6. (fol. 26) a list of potential speakers or topics for the Poetry Society in Anthony Thwaite’s hand, 1950s
  7. (fols. 27-8) a playbill for Sleeping Beauty, a private production performed by the Oxford University Dramatic Society, n.d.
  8. (fol. 29) a playbill for George Bernard Shaw’s St. Joan, performed by The Christ Church Dramatic Society at the University of Freiburg, July 1953
  9. (fols. 30-1) two German newspaper reviews of St. Joan, 9 and 13 July 1953
  10. (fol. 32) a cutting from Cherwell, ‘Poets in Person’ [about the Poetry Society], February 1953
  11. (fols. 33-7) Anthony Thwaite, blood transfusion certificates, 1952-4


  • Creation: 1952-1955, n.d.


37 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English

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Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MS. Eng. c. 8368].

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MS. Eng. c. 8368

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 11525


Oxford University ephemera collected by Ann Thwaite, 1952-1955, n.d.

Biographical / Historical

Ann Thwaite (born 1932) is a British biographer.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Given by Ann Thwaite, 15 Jan 2015.

Oxford University ephemera collected by Ann Thwaite
Finding aid prepared by Original catalogue by Judith Priestman. EAD version by Harriet Costelloe
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Repository Details

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Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom