Autograph copy of a letter : [Golder's Green], to Henry Watson Kent, ca. 1950.

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Rogers, Bruce, 1870-1957. Autograph copy of a letter : [Golder's Green], to Henry Watson Kent, ca. 1950.

Autograph copy of a letter : [Golder's Green], to Henry Watson Kent, ca. 1950.

Describing an Oxford-Cambridge boat race taken in "under the pleasantest possible circumstances," by invitation of Emery Walker, at which were many "notables" including George Belcher, Henry Arthur Jones, St. John Hornby, Thomas J. Wise and Sydney Cockerell.

1 item (3 p.) ; 26 cm.

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Wise, Thomas James, 1859-1937

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Cockerell, Sydney Carlyle, Sir, 1867-1962

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English museum director, art historian and collector. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge to Hugh W. Davies, 1911 Jan. 05. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270899880 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Hammersmith, to Mackenzie Bell, 1896 Nov. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270899382 From the description of Autograph letter signed (retained copy) : Cambridge, to Lord Henry Bentinck, 1909 Feb. 17. (Unknown). ...