Photograph Album 35

Scope and Content

This album belonged to W.T. Ritchie, a New Zealander, who came up to St John's in 1901. It comprises photographs of various St John's and Univerity sporting teams and social clubs of which he was a member. Also included are images of various sports matches, including the Varsity Rugby match of 1904. There are a few images of an army camp and views of mountains, probably in New Zealand. Also enclosed is an autograph letter giving a brief biography of Ritchie and the history of the album.

Administrative / Biographical History

BA 1904

Acquisition Information

On W.T. Ritchie's death in 1940 the album passed to his son, I.M. Ritchie. On his death in 1997 it passed to his son W.I. Ritchie, who presented it to St John's College in the same year.


BA 1904

Additional Information