'Pot is Ancient History'

Scope and Content

Ts drafts of Graves's article 'Pot is Ancient History', apparently unpublished, although a later file cover note in another hand reads "Playboy Jan. 1972". Graves writes about the use of cannabis by Scythians, ancient Greeks, the British Raj in India and by American soldiers in Vietnam, and the dangers facing contemporary drug users.


Drafts arranged in approximate chronological order.


Canelluñ Collection number: CC2080

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

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