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UAV 605.295.21

Harvard University. News Office. Harvard University News Office photographs: Gazette photographs April 2, 1993-June 9, 1994: an inventory

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: UAV 605.295.21
Repository: Harvard University Archives
Creator: Harvard University. News Office
Title: Harvard University News Office photographs: Gazette photographs
Date(s): April 2, 1993-June 9, 1994
Quantity: 1.6 cubic feet
Quantity: 5 boxes
Abstract: The Harvard University News Office was established in 1919. The first photographer was hired in 1943. The Harvard University Gazette is the University's own weekly newspaper published by the University's news agency for the Harvard community. These photographs were taken for the Gazette and include photographs taken for possible use but not published. The photographs depict Harvard University employees, faculty, students and alumni, buildings, campus scences, and events such as athletics, student activities, lecture series, exhibitions, concerts, commencements, and alumni reunions.

Acquisition Information:

Transferred from the Harvard University News Office. Accession 13246, 1996 February 2.

Processing Information:

This inventory was created in June 2016 by Kate Bowers from a variety of information sources. The photographs were not examined.
Titles were devised by archivists.

Access:

Open for research.

Preferred Citation:

Harvard University. News Office. Harvard University Gazette photographs April 2, 1993-June 9, 1994. UAV 605.295.21, 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) as well as an substantial portrait collection (http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HUL.ARCH:hua04006.

Historical note

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.
The Harvard University Gazette is the University's own weekly newspaper published by the University's news agency for the Harvard community.

Arrangement

The list in this inventory is in alphabetical order by name, event, or place. The photographs themselves are stored in chronological order grouped by Gazette issue date.

Scope and Content

These photographs were taken for the Gazette and include photographs taken for possible use but not published. The photographs depict Harvard University employees, faculty, students and alumni, buildings, campus scences, and events such as athletics, student activities, lecture series, exhibitions, concerts, commencements, and alumni reunions.

General

This document last updated 2016 June 6.

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