The collection consists of photographic research materials on Houston, TX, Rice University, and various urban scenes, architectural details, and photographic techniques. It was created by William Lukes in collaboration with Paul Hester during the years 1969 through 1974, when Lukes was an architectural student at Rice University.

Recent Submissions

  • Autry House, 1970 

    Lukes, William (1970)
    These are black and white photographic images of Autry House, a 1920’s eclectic architecture building commissioned by the Episcopal Church in Houston as a community house for students at Rice University.
  • Rice University scenes 

    Lukes, William (1969)
    These are black and white photographic images of the anti-war convocation (Viet Nam war) and other scenes at Rice University.
  • Portfolio I, Rice University 1970 

    Lukes, William (1970)
    This is a black and white photographic image of the anti-war convocation (Viet Nam war) at Rice University.
  • William Lukes 

    Hester, Paul (1969)
    This is a black and white photographic image of William Lukes by Paul Hester at the McLendon drive-in in Houston.
  • Paul Hester, 1970-1971 

    Lukes, William (1970)
    This is a black and white photographic paired image of Paul Hester at work photographing neighborhoods in Houston.