OK, maybe not ten thousand (as in the school’s fight song), but here are a few. The handsome gent above and below is Aga Khan (no date for photo; Khan graduated in ’59), whose step-mother was Rita Hayworth:
Students and professor, 1952:
Book fair, 1957:
Alumni Day, 1968:
This one is captioned “Harvard students examining directory at Wellesley to determine which girl to ask out,” 1951:
Students leaving for vacation in Bermuda, 1957:
Evenings in Bermuda are spent like this:
Obligatory rowing picture, 1941:
The Harvard Club in New York, 1940:
Photos via LIFE Magazine.
This post originally ran on January 11, 2009.