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Read by Grace Bottomley, Archives Assistant
John Maynard Keynes was a King’s Scholar at Eton from 1897 to 1902. He would go on to be a renowned economist whose ideas greatly influenced the governments of the time. These are some extracts from his diary written while at Eton in 1900. To read further entries, Keynes’ diary for the years 1900 and 1901 have been published in the 1973 issue of the Etoniana, numbered 127.