Headlam, Walter George, 1866 - 1908 (poet and classical scholar)
Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:
Volume contains signature dated 2 Nov. 1908.
Walter George Headlam (KC 1884). Photograph (by the Ashmolean Museum Oxford) of a caricature of Headlam by Max Beerbohm. Also contains correspondence about the photograph.
1 autograph letter signed, on JTS's wish to read for Section A of the Classical Tripos.
Six autograph letters signed from Headlam to Cole, a translation of a 2-stanza Greek poem into English beginning ' "Ionis", Callignotus swore', and a letter from Cole to Tim Munby donating the letters.
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1 autograph letter signed.
The file comprises:
- 1 autograph letter signed from Walter Headlam to MRJ, encouraging him to stand for the Provostship. 22 Mar. 1905.
- 1 autograph letter signed from Horace Headlam to MRJ concerning the death of Walter Headlam, 27 June 1908.
- 1 autograph letter signed from C. E. S. Headlam concerning the death of Walter Headlam, and enclosing a report from an unknown newspaper of WH's funeral. 23 July 1908.
4 autograph letters, signed. 12 May 1898 - 2 Nov. [?1901].
Printed examination paper in ancient Greek and printed answer sheet enclosed with letter of 12 May 1898.
R C Jebb's reports and letter inserted.
An article published in 'Journal of Hellenic Studies' Vol.XXVI.
Black and white photograph showing Walter Headlam, Walter Crum, J[ames] K[enneth] Stephen, Hugh Benson, M. Sanderson, Gerald Duckworth, R. Carr Bosanquet, Marcus Dinsdale, E[dward] H[enry] Douty, M[ontague] R[hodes] James, E[dward] Fred[eric] Benson and E[dward] Sanderson. The names written on the back of the photograph are back to front.
Photographer: Hills and Saunders, Cambridge, with a further copy produced by R and J W Bronskill, Windermere. Also includes a letter (with envelope) from Ida Headlam (Walter's sister) sending the photograph to the College.
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