Letter from the Oxford University Blue Ribbon Club to John Betjemen, March 28, 1971


Correspondence between John Betjemen and the Blue Ribbon Club (Oxford University Conservative Association). The President of the Blue Ribbon Club in Oxford University, invites Betjeman as a guest speaker to their annual dinner. Betjeman replies that he cannot make it as he will be away filming, before going to the west and then to Australia. He mentions that it is rare for him to have free time to accept these kind of invitations.

In Collection:
Creator Contributor Subject Language Date created Resource type Rights statement Extent
  • 5 pages ; 15 x 20.3 cm and 20.3 x 25.4 cm
Geographic coverage Coordinates
  • 51.50853, -0.12574
  • 51.75222, -1.25596
Additional physical characteristics
  • Handwritten in blue ink. Typescript on white paper with letterhead "43, Cloth Fair, London, EC1A 7JJ" in red lettering in upper right hand corner.
Physical repository Collection
  • John Betjeman Collection
Provider Genre Archival item identifier
  • Accession Number: 2000-010; File: Box 6, Folder 10
Fonds title Fonds identifier Is referenced by Date digitized
  • October 27, 2021
Technical note
  • Scanned on Plustek OpticbookA300 at 600 DPI Tiff, cropped and resized to under 35MB each image for Vault by PD. Metadata by MT.
  • Use of this material is permitted for research and private study purposes only. For all other uses, contact University of Victoria Special Collections and University Archives.
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