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Lecture "Architectural Traditions Appearing in the Earlier Buildings of the Rice Institute"

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dc.creator Watkin, William Ward, 1886-1952
dc.date.accessioned 2011-01-07T15:52:38Z
dc.date.available 2011-01-07T15:52:38Z
dc.date.issued 1950-01-01
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/1911/37109
dc.description Architectural Traditions Appearing in the Earlier Buildings of the Rice Institute, typescript of a lecture
dc.description.abstract Architect William Ward Watkin (1886-1952) served as the first Supervising Architect for Rice Institute, overseeing the construction of the first campus buildings. Watkin also taught in Rice's Architecture Dept. and designed many Houston buildings such as the original Museum of Fine Arts, Houston building, the original downtown Houston Public Library building (now known as the Julia Ideson Building), and many notable residences. His daughter Ray Watkin Strange is a philanthropist and generous donor to Rice University.
dc.language.iso eng
dc.publisher Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University
dc.rights This material is being shared under the U.S. Copyright Sec. 17 Fair Use clause and cannot be used for commerical purposes or used without attribution. Creative Commons license: href="http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/us/
dc.rights.uri http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/us/
dc.title Lecture "Architectural Traditions Appearing in the Earlier Buildings of the Rice Institute"
dc.type Text
dc.date.digital 2004-04-16
dc.date.original ca. 1950
dc.source.collection Forms part of the William Ward Watkin records (http://www.rice.edu/fondren/woodson/mss/ms352.html), MS 352 Box 2 Folder 36 Item 1, at the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University (http://www.rice.edu/fondren/woodson/, 713-348-2586). Woodson Research Center, Rice University
dc.identifier.digital USRICEwrc3520236001
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dc.identifier.citation (1950). "Lecture "Architectural Traditions Appearing in the Earlier Buildings of the Rice Institute"."

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