A Look into Old Harvard: Leavitt & Peirce

Although Harvard Square has undergone considerable changes over the centuries, a handful of remnants of “Old Harvard Square” still stand today. Leavitt & Peirce, the iconic tobacco storefront, is the oldest remaining retailer in Harvard Square and is a link to the area’s rich history.
By Lara R. Berliner

In this feature video, Lara R. Berliner '27 takes us into the iconic shop for an interview with Sean McGann, one of the managers at Leavitt & Peirce.

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