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COLLECTION Identifier: HUV 2336.3

Panoramic photographs of commencement preparations in Tercentenary Theatre

Overview

The collection includes two panoramic photographs of Harvard commenencement preparations in Harvard Yard during the 1930s. The photographs, both taken by Fay Foto, are shot from the steps of Memorial Church looking across Tercentenary Theatre to Widener Library.

Dates

  • circa 1930s

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Extent

0.5 cubic feet (1 oversized folder)
2 photographs
The collection includes two panoramic photographs of Harvard commencement preparations in Harvard Yard during the 1930s. The photographs, both taken by Fay Foto, are shot from the steps of Memorial Church looking across Tercentenary Theatre to Widener Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from the Harvard University Art Museums Photographic Services Department, May 2, 2001; accession 14304.

Inventory update

This document last updated 2019 January 28.

Processing Information

Processed by Jennifer Pelose, July 2018.

Titles and dates were supplied by the archivist.
Link to catalog
Title
Fay Foto (photographer, Boston, Massachusetts). Panoramic photographs of Tercentenary Theatre, circa 1930s : an inventory
Description rules
dacs
EAD ID
hua34018

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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