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Rice Institute campus aerial view of athletic field during Rice and A & M football game on Armistice Day

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Title: Rice Institute campus aerial view of athletic field during Rice and A & M football game on Armistice Day
Abstract: In 1921 E.D. Embres and Thomas B. Eaton, class of 1920 and veterans of World War I, flew over the campus and shot twleve iconic images which are included in the booklet, “The Flying Owls: Rice Institute from the Air.” (LD4711 .R333 F6) All twelve photographs were dedicated to the memory of men of Rice who died in the war, many of whom were friends of the authors. This image is one of those photographs.
Description: Black and white aerial photograph of Rice Institute's athletic field during a Rice Institute and the Agricultural and Mechanical College of Texas (later known as Texas A & M University) football game on Armistice Day. The picture shows the original Field House and football stadium. The final score was a tie, 7-7.
Subject: William M. Rice Institute--History
William M. Rice Institute--Aerial views
William M. Rice Institute--Football
Texas A & M University--Football
Football stadiums--Texas--Houston
Rice Field
Rice University--History
Citation: "Rice Institute campus aerial view of athletic field during Rice and A & M football game on Armistice Day," 1921. Rice University, http://hdl.handle.net/1911/63535.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1911/63535
Date: 1921

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