Harvard portraits, 1943-1968


Harvard portraits, 1943-1968

Harvard portraits, 1943-1968

This inventory lists portraits by the photographer Philippe Halsman of nineteen people associated with Harvard, most of whom were members of the faculty or alumni. The prints were made by Halsman at the time the photographs were taken.

22 photographic prints in 2 boxes.

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Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006

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Grew, Joseph C. (Joseph Clark), 1880-1965

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Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945

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