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Family and personal papers of Betty and Revd Donald Rae of Norwich, Hingham and Oxford
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Betty's scrapbook/autograph/commonplace book of school and other friends and family's autographed inscriptions of proverbs, extracts from poems, watercolour sketches and miscellanea

Given to her by her Aunt, Clara Wynne, in 1923. Includes, inter alia, water colour sketches of a bridge over the River Annan, Moffat, nd [? 1930s], and of St Andrew's church porch, 1976, and also includes Sir Edmund Hillary's autograph with printed list of the 1953 Expedition to Mount Everest

Scrapbook of press cuttings re royal, ecclesiastical and general cultural topics

Includes, inter alia, press photo and cutting re Norwich nurse, Veronica Larter, Oct 1951, issue of Eastern Evening News re King George VI's funeral, 15 Feb 1952, press article and photos re Edmund Hillary's expedition to Everest, May-June, 1953, feature article and photos of All Hallows Convent centenary, Ditchingham, 1954, press photos and article re Little Walsingham Church fire, July 1961, obituary of Revd A.E. Wynne, 1964, feature article and photos re retirement of Archbishop Michael Ramsey, Nov 1974, articles re Georgette Heyer and Agatha Christie, 1975-6, Watson family wedding press notices, cuttings of theatrical reviews and nature notes, 1976, and press cutting re plans for demolition of St Matthew's and St Leonard's churches in Thorpe Hamlet, March 1976. Many cuttings are loose.

Miscellaneous postcards from holidays, visits and significant places

Includes, inter alia, postcard pictures of S.S. Newtown ashore on the rocks off Woolacombe, Devon, Jan 1916, St Catherine's College, Cambridge, St John Baptist Church at Bathwick in Bath, St Giles Church, Norwich interiors and exteriors, views of St Giles' Street and of Norwich City Hall from the Castle, nd [1950s], the Pensionat de Mme Gerber of the Villa Souvenir, Lausanne, locations in Switzerland, Cote D'Azur, Paris, Scotland and South Africa, the ship, S.S. Rajputana, Penrhos Junior School in Colwyn Bay, Tintern Abbey, Wantage School, Rectory Farm in Weston-on-Trent, Somerset, the smallest house in Great Britain on Conway Quay, North Wales, Glendalough in County Wicklow, Killarney, Galway and Trinity College, Dublin.

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