Brown & Root executive files, 1973-1978 (MS 488)
The digital objects here form a small representaive sample of the original archival collection. The bulk of the original archival collection consists of business records of the Brown & Root firm and Brown Shipbuilding Co., relating in particular to building projects and joint ventures with other companies such as Zapata Offshore, Texas Gulf Sulphur and ARMCO Steel, as well as internal operations of the firm. Formats in the original materials include 46 boxes of correspondence, internal memos, project site drawings, photographs, reports, notes, and newsclippings. See the guide to the original collection at http://library.rice.edu/collections/WRC/finding-aids/manuscripts/0488.