Black and white photograph of a street scene in downtown Houston. The picture shows trolley cars, automobiles and businesses such as Foley Bros., Barringer Norton Co., Leopold & Price, Millers Sample Shoe Parlors, the Binz Building, and an advertisement for "The New Owl 5 cent Cigar".
"View of downtown Houston, street scene." (1912): http://hdl.handle.net/1911/62636.
This is a view of downtown Houston in 1912, the year Rice Institute opened.
Places; Rice University--History; Central business districts--Texas--Houston; Foley's (Firm); Department stores--Texas--Houston; More... Barringer Norton Company; Tailors--Texas--Houston; Leopold & Price; Miller's Sample Shoe Parlors; Shoe stores--Texas--Houston; Binz Building (1894-1950 : Houston, Tex.) Less...
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