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dc.date.accessioned 2011-01-07T15:52:54Z
dc.date.available 2011-01-07T15:52:54Z
dc.date.issued 1930-01-01
dc.identifier.citation "Sketch drawing of architect William Ward Watkin dressed in suit and hat." (1930) Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University: https://hdl.handle.net/1911/37129.
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/1911/37129
dc.description A sketch pen and ink drawing by one of Watkin's architecture students at Rice, Watkin dressed in suit and hat, holding architectural plans and communicating with workman dressed in overalls.
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.
dc.rights.urihttp://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/us/
dc.title Sketch drawing of architect William Ward Watkin dressed in suit and hat
dc.date.digital 2004-04-16
dc.date.original ca. 1930
dc.source.collectionForms part of the William Ward Watkin records (http://www.rice.edu/fondren/woodson/mss/ms352.html), MS 352 Box 1 Folder 6 Item 2, 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 USRICEwrc352010602
dc.type.genre drawings (visual works)
dc.type.dcmi Image


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