'A Toast to the Immortal Memory of Robert Burns'

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In November 1972 Graves was invited by Scottish Television to propose the 'Toast to the Immortal Memory of Robert Burns' at their Burns Supper at the Theatre Royal in Glasgow on 24 January 1973, to be broadcast the following evening. The series contains a file of drafts of Graves's speech and a file of associated correspondence and press cuttings.


The series has been arranged in two files, one for drafts the other for correspondence and other materials. As far as can be ascertained, the material in each file is arranged chronologically.


Canelluñ Collection number: CC0043

This refers to the arrangement of the papers in Robert Graves’ study before they were transferred to the College.

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