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SUB-SERIES Identifier: UAV 171.295.10

Athletics. Records of the Harvard University Department of Athletics : team photographs, 1971-1976

The Harvard Athletic Association was formed in 1874, and in 1951 became the Harvard University Department of Athletics. Taking team photographs became a tradition almost as early as teams formed.

Dates

  • 1971-1976

Creator

Researcher Access

The photographs are open for research use. Researchers will be expected to follow Harvard University Archives handling instructions.

Extent

0.5 cubic feet (228 black-and-white photoprints in 17 folders)

Black-and-white group portraits of men's and women's athletics teams.

Historical note

The Harvard Athletic Association was formed in 1874, and in 1951 became the Harvard University Department of Athletics. Taking team photographs became a tradition almost as early as teams formed.

Photographer: Hookailo Studio.

Arrangement

The photographs are grouped by year and arranged alphabetically by sport.

Acquisition Information

Accession 12275 received 1991 August 27.

Online access

One of the photographs has been digitized and are available online. A link to the digital image accompanies the image description.

Related Materials

The Harvard University Archives holds photographs of Harvard athletic teams through the late 20th century, administrative records of the Harvard Athletic Association and the Harvard University Department of Athletics, records of teams and student organizations with an athletic or outdoor interests, and the personal archives of individual athletes, coaches and administrators of athletics programs at Harvard.

Inventory update

This document last updated 2016 June 10.

Processing Information

This inventory was created in July 2013 by Kate Bowers.

Titles were provided by the archivists unless otherwise noted.
Link to catalog
Title
Harvard University. Department of Athletics. Records of the Harvard University Department of Athletics : team photographs, 1971-1976 : an inventory
Author
Harvard University Archives
EAD ID
hua14013

Repository Details

Part of the Harvard University Archives Repository

Holding nearly four centuries of materials, the Harvard University Archives is the principal repository for the institutional records of Harvard University and the personal archives of Harvard faculty, as well as collections related to students, alumni, Harvard-affiliates and other associated topics. The collections document the intellectual, cultural, administrative and social life of Harvard and the influence of the University as it emerged across the globe.

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