T.S. Eliot, Cambridge, Mass., 1955

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

1955

GUSN

GUSN-194427

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Description

T. S. Eliot (1888-1965), who won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1948, earned both of his degrees from Harvard University, where he also went on to become the Charles Eliot Norton Professor of Poetry. Here he is shown surrounded by his students at Harvard in a photograph that Reed made while on assignment for Life.

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Descriptive Terms

poets
students
education
black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Physical Description

1 photograph

Collection Code

PC044

Collection Name

Verner Reed photographic collection, 1950-1972

Reference Code

PC044.TMP.073

Places

Cambridge (Middlesex county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Reed, Verner, 1923-2006 (Photographer)

Material Type

black-and-white prints (photographs)
photographs

Other People

Eliot, T. S., 1888-1965

Other Organizations

Life Magazine
Harvard University

Accruals Note

Included in the exhibition, A Changing World: New England in the Photographs of Verner Reed, 1950-1972.

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