MC:P163/P2 Loose Photographs
8 black & white prints found loose in MC:P163/P1/1, showing Magdalen and Oxford University boat crews on the Isis and Thames.
MC:P163/P2/1 30 Mar 1912
Photograph of the Oxford boat during the 1912 boat race. Rubber stamp on reverse reading: ‘copyright photo by Topical Press Agency, 10 & 11 Red Lion Court, Fleet Street, London , E.O.’ Also on reverse is a pencil note reading: ‘not wanted in book.
Photograph of one of Wells’ crews mid-race at Henley. The crew have their backs to the camera, making identification very difficult.
Postcard showing Wells and the 1913 Magdalen College VIII training on the Isis.
Postcard showing spectators watching a boat race – the river appears to be the Isis, so most likely they are watching the Summer Eights.
MC:P163/P2/5 early 1913
Photograph of 1913 Oxford Boat Race crew, taken from above.
MC:P163/P2/6 Mar 1913
Large photograph of the Oxford crew at the end of their full course trial, prior to the 1913 Boat Race. On the reverse is a rubber stamp reading: ‘Photo supplied Central News’ with some typed text headed ‘Oxford paddle the full course.’
MC:P163/P2/7 early 1913
Large photograph of the 1913 Oxford Boat Race crew training on the Isis, with the flooded Christchurch Meadows in the background. The photograph is large and clear enough for most faces to be easily visible (with the exception of Wells’, as his back is to the camera). On the reverse is a rubber stamp reading: ‘Photo supplied Central News’ with some typed text headed ‘Oxford crew practicing for the Boat Race.’
MC:P163/P2/8 early 1913
Oxford 1913 Boat Race crew on the water at Putney, taken from a launch alongside. On the reverse is a rubber stamp reading: ‘Photo supplied Central News’ with some typed text headed ‘The Boat Race crews at Putney.’
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