Postcard of Yildiz Palace in Constantinople collected during the Lovett World Tour for Rice Institute
View of the Yildiz-Kiosk palace during a parade in Constantinople. Original resource is a color postcard.
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.
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