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Illustration of football players hanging their laundry out to dry

Illustration by Mark Steele

Harvardiana

Headlines from Harvard’s history

6.6.22

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

Illustration of football players hanging their laundry out to dry

Illustration by Mark Steele

Headlines from Harvard’s history

6.6.22

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