Lovett Hall (Administration Building), cornerstone, Rice Institute

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Title: Lovett Hall (Administration Building), cornerstone, Rice Institute
Description: Black and white photograph of the cornerstone of the Administration Building. It is carved with the Rice shield, a variation of the Texas State Shield, the year in Roman numerals, and a inscription in Greek. The inscription is from the Praeparatio Evangelica of Eusebius Pamphili and translates to: 'Rather,' said Democritus, 'would I discover the cause of one fact than become King of the Persians.'
Subject: William M. Rice Institute--History
William M. Rice Institute. Administration Building
Eusebius, of Caesarea, Bishop of Caesarea, ca. 260-ca. 340
Rice University--History
Citation: "Lovett Hall (Administration Building), cornerstone, Rice Institute," March, 1911. Rice University,
Date: 1911-03

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