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COLLECTION Identifier: HUD 936.6

Philip Barry collection of Harvard College Class of 1936 memorabilia

Scope and Contents

The collection includes one black and white panoramic photograph of the Class of 1936 taken at their 25th reunion, June 11-15, 1961, an undated pin from the Class of 1936, a pin from the tercentenary meeting of the Associated Harvard Clubs in 1936, and a name tag for Philip Barry attached to a green ribbon with "1936" printed in white, also undated.

Dates

  • 1936, 1961, and undated

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

Extent

0.3 cubic feet (1 flat box, 1 panoramic photograph)

Biographical note on Philip Barry

Philip Barry (1912-1991)earned his AB from Harvard in 1936. Born in Winthrop, Massachusetts in 1912, Barry prepared for Harvard at Browne and Nichols. After graduating from Harvard, Barry worked for the Lever Brothers Company in Boston before serving in the U.S. Army during World War II. Following his military service, Barry worked in labor relations for Northeast Airlines at Logan International Airport in Boston, the Air Transport Association, and the United States Air Force. Barry married Mildred Mildred Virginia Conley in 1948; the couple had two children. Berry died in 1991 in Greensboro, North Carolina.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Mark G.G. Barry, October 8, 2008; accession 17954.

Processing Information

Processed by Jennifer Pelose in August 2018.

Titles devised by cataloger.
Link to catalog
Title
Barry, Philip, 1912-1991. Philip Barry collection of Harvard College Class of 1936 memorabilia, 1936, 1961 and undated : an inventory
Date
August 31, 2018
Description rules
dacs
EAD ID
hua38018

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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