Postcard of young women at the river in Japan collected during the Lovett World Tour for Rice Institute
This item was collected on the world tour taken by Rice Institute President Edgar Odell Lovett, his wife Mary Hale Lovett, and Secretary for Rice's Board of Trustees, Carrington Weems. The mission of the tour was to research the best characteristics of the world's top universities and plan the academic, administrative, student and physical structure of the Rice Institute.
Four young women wearing kimonos by the river in Japan, one appears to be fishing while the others watch and hold umbrellas. Original resource is a color postcard.
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