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Articles: Harvardiana

Portrait of Lorna Myrtle Hodgkinson, ca. 1922

Portrait of Lorna Myrtle Hodgkinson, ca. 1922

Photograph courtesy of Harvard University Archives

Harvardiana

Brief life of a dauntless educator: 1887-1951

4.6.22

Blanche Calloway spreading her arms during a performance

Blanche Calloway, in her element

Photograph courtesy of the Harvard Theater Collection

The success and struggles of a pioneering musician

May-June 2022

Historic portrait of Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Photograph in public domain

Emerson’s oratory backstory, somber reunion notes, and happier days

May-June 2022

Portrait of Lorna Myrtle Hodgkinson, ca. 1922

Portrait of Lorna Myrtle Hodgkinson, ca. 1922

Photograph courtesy of Harvard University Archives

Brief life of a dauntless educator: 1887-1951

May-June 2022

Illustration of 2022 Commencement with movie camera for first time

Illustration by Mark Steele

Headlines from Harvard’s history

May-June 2022

Weld Boat House

Weld Boat House

Photograph in the public domain

Comprehensive modernization to begin this year

3.3.22

John Harvard two-ounce, 56-cent stamp from 1986, honoring University’s 350th anniversary

Engineering for runners, the John Harvard stamp, tweaking Dr. Oz

March-April 2022

Student photograph of Earl Brown in 1920, and baseball team photo with Brown in 1924

Right: Earl Brown from his Harvard transcript, c.1920.

Left: Team photo, captioned “Harvard Baseball Squad,” 1924, with Brown seated on ground far left.

Photographs courtesy of the Harvard University Archives

Brief life of Harvard’s latest major league baseball player: 1903-1980

March-April 2022

Drawing of Harvard Dental School giving John Harvard statue a dental check-up

Illustration by Mark Steele

Headlines from Harvard’s history

March-April 2022