National Geographic : 1946 Apr
Antiquity and Modernity Achieve a Perfect Harmony along the Cam. Every Cambridge Graduate Treasures the Memory These are the famous Backs, grounds of several riverside colleges. They roughly correspond to an American university's campus. Inmedieval Cambridge the Cam was bordered by ugly wharves and warehouses; these have disappeared. St. John's New Court is framed by willows dipping into the water (Plate IV).