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UAV 605.270.12

Harvard University. News Office. Harvard University News Office photographs: subjects, 1970s : an inventory

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: UAV 605.270.12
Repository: Harvard University Archives
Creator: Harvard University. News Office
Creator: Rick Stafford
Title: Harvard University News Office photographs: subjects
Date(s): 1970s
Quantity: 2.3 cubic feet (7 document boxes) chiefly negatives 35 mm
Language of materials: English

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Accession 10217, received 1984 August 30 from the Office of News and Public Affairs.

Processing Information:

This inventory was created in July 2017 by Kate Bowers from a variety of information sources. The photographs were not examined.
Titles were devised by archivists.

Conditions Governing Access:

Open for research.

Preferred Citation:

Harvard University. News Office. Harvard University News Office photographs: subjects, 1970s. UAV 605.270.12, Harvard University Archives

Related Materials

The Harvard University Archives holds the extensive photograph archive of the Harvard News Office and the Office of News and Public Affairs (records in classificatuons beginning UAV 605.

Biographical / Historical

The Harvard University News Office was established in 1919. The first photographer was hired in 1943. During the early 1970s, the News Office was placed administratively under the Office of the Vice President for Government, Community and Public Affairs. In 1994-1995, the name of the office was changed to Harvard University Office of News and Public Affairs and later was renamed Public Affairs and Communications.


Arranged alphabetically by subject.

Scope and Contents

Chiefly black and white 35mm negatives accompanied by a few strips of contact prints in some folders. The primary photographer was likely Rick Stafford.

Inventory update

This document last updated 2017 July 14.

Additional description available

Archives staff transcribed identifying informaiton onto the sleeves into which they inserted the negatives and onto the front of the folders.

Online access

One negative in this collection has been digitized and is available online. A link accompanies its detailed description.

Container List

Additional Index Terms

Harvard University. -- Photographs