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Prince Charles with Francis H. Burr in 1986

Prince Charles with Francis H. Burr at the 350th

Photograph by Mike Quan

Harvardiana

The Prince of Wales’s star turn at Harvard’s 350th anniversary gala, in 1986

9.14.22

Prince Charles with Francis H. Burr in 1986

Prince Charles with Francis H. Burr at the 350th

Photograph by Mike Quan

The Prince of Wales’s star turn at Harvard’s 350th anniversary gala, in 1986

9.14.22

Wisteria in Pebble Garden at Dumbarton Oaks

Wisteria in Pebble Garden at Dumbarton Oaks

Photograph courtesy of Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection

The art of conserving an historic garden at Dumbarton Oaks

9.2.22

Photograph of William Randall playing guitar in his Lowell House room, c. 1970-1971

William Randall channels Andrés Segovia, in his Lowell House room, c. 1970-1971
Photograph courtesy of the subject

An affecting reunion, and Houghton Library accessible to all

September-October 2022

Photograph of Milman Parry in Paris, circa 1925-1928

Parry in Paris circa 1925-1928

Photograph courtesy of the Milman Parry Collection of Oral Literature, Harvard University.

 

Brief life of a Homeric scholar with a big idea: 1902-1935

September-October 2022

Illustration of Sharon Beckman ’80 swimming the English Channel

Illustration by Mark Steele

Headlines from Harvard’s history

September-October 2022

A red brick sunken pit in a plaza.

The Pit

Photograph by Niko Yaitanes/Harvard Magazine

Reconstruction of a local landmark begins soon.

6.30.22

Historic photo of Harvard Commencement 1915

From the age that is past­—Harvard Commencement 1915

Photograph courtesy of Harvard University Archives

Commencement venues through the ages

July-August 2022

Photograph of Richard Evans Schultes at Chiribiquete conservation area

Schultes at Chiribiquete

Photograph courtesy of the Schultes Family and the Amazon Conservation team

 

Brief life of a pioneering ethnobotanist and conservationist: 1915-2001

July-August 2022