Benjamin Jowett to Rev George Butler

Scope and Content

Written from [Balliol College]. About a pupil of Butler's who had tried for an Exhibition at Balliol and failed. Jowett suggests his trying for a minor Exhibition

Administrative / Biographical History

Date not later than 1881 when Prof Rolleston died and was during the time the Butlers were at Liverpool (1866-1882) as letter concerns a pupil of Butler's. Hence circa date of 1875.

Biog: Benjamin Jowett (1817-1893) Master of Balliol College; Prof G Rolleston (1829-1881)