From the archives

Historical material from past publications, Countway library’s collections, and submissions by the HSPH community.

centennial1Afoundingarticlefull On August 13, 1913, the Boston Evening Transcript reported the start of a joint project between Harvard and MIT called the School for Public Health Officers. Read the newspaper article here.
1913 cover of president's report The President and the Treasurer of Harvard College’s report from 1913-14 marks the first class of graduates from Harvard School of Public Health (see pg. 139).
Treasure Chest of Fun and Fact Treasure Chest comic book from 1952 called The Story of the Iron Lung featuring Harvard School of Public Health’s Professor Drinker and Doctor Shaw.
 75th_anniversary_v1_1922-1938_1st page The double issue of the Harvard Public Health magazine from 1997 covers 75 years of Harvard School of Public Health history. View both issues online or click on the links in the following two entries to view the anniversary issues in flip-book format.
 75th anniversary issue vol 1 fta Harvard Public Health Review, 75th Anniversary Issue, Vol. I

 75th_anniversary_v2_cover1 Harvard Public Health Review, 75th Anniversary Issue, Vol. II