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Newspaper photos of Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and Director James Chillman, Jr.
(Museum of Fine Arts, Houston Archives, 1924-04-13)
James Chillman, Jr., served as the first director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. His tenure at the MFAH lasted from 1924-1953. During his tenure, Chillman also held a professorship in the ...
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, original building, Houston, Texas
(Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University, 1924-04-12)
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 ...