• John Hugh Sutton (1906 – 1925), The Fleur-de-Lys magazine, 1925. Courtesy Trinity College, the University of Melbourne

  • Thursday talks: John Hugh Sutton Collection

    Curator talk

    Thursday 6 Jun 2013, 1.00- 1.30pm
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    Dr Andrew Jamieson

    Classics and archaeology curator Dr Andrew Jamieson will discuss the life of John Hugh Sutton, the establishment of the collection and highlights from the exhibition.

    The John Hugh Sutton Collection was established in memory of an outstanding classics student and resident of Trinity College who was tragically killed in a motorcycle accident in 1925.

    This exhibition features the objects from the John Hugh Sutton Collection, and historical and archival material related to the life of aspiring young classicist and writer John Hugh Sutton.

    No booking required. More information about the exhibition here

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