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IMAGE_GROUP Identifier: RG M-CL02, Series 00097b

Image Group 3. Harvard Medical School flag. Images, ca. 1960-1963., 1960-1963.

Dates

  • 1960-1963.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Online access to larger views of some thumbnails is restricted by copyright and may be available only to Harvard ID holders. For more information please see the Privacy, Terms of Use & Copyright Information page on the Harvard Library website.

Original images are available for research use at the Center for the History of Medicine. Retrieval requires advance notice. There may be restrictions on access to some materials. Consult Public Services for further information.

Extent

7 images

Historical Note

In 1936 as part of the University's tercentennial celebration, Pierre de C. la Rose designed a heraldic emblem for the Medical School by combining the coats of arms of Harvard College with those of the first Harvard Medical School professor Dr. John Warren. La Rose's design was incorporated into a flag for the Medical School. In December 1963, both the United States and Harvard Medical School flags atop Gordon Hall were at half-staff in memory of President Kennedy and Dr. Walter Bauer.

Repository Details

Part of the Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) Repository

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