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Humorous illustration of campus police seeing late-night daters’ final kiss

Illustration by Mark Steele

Harvardiana

Headlines from Harvard’s history

10.7.22

Henry Lee Higginson

Henry Lee Higginson

Photography courtesy of the Library of Congress

The inclusive Henry Lee Higginson, and Robert Caro’s productive fellowship

November-December 2022

George Reisner, 1924

George Reisner, 1924

Photograph courtesy of Peter Der Manuelian

Brief life of a pioneering Egyptologist: 1867-1942

November-December 2022

Humorous illustration of campus police seeing late-night daters’ final kiss

Illustration by Mark Steele

Headlines from Harvard’s history

November-December 2022

Official portrait of Lawrence H. Summers

The official portrait captures its subject’s “intensity and even restlessness.”

Photograph by Jon Chase/HPAC

Celebrating the twenty-seventh president—and assessing his legacy

November-December 2022

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