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dc.identifier.citation Kaden-Kazanjian (photographer). "Dr. Edgar Odell Lovett portrait." (1940) Rice University:
dc.description Edgar Odell Lovett wearing a suit and tie. On the bottom left is a black label with "Kaden-Kazanjian" typed on it. "7-5" and "22%" are written at the bottom. Original resource is a black and white photograph.
dc.description.abstract Dr. Edgar Odell Lovett was the first president (1907-1946) of the Rice Institute, which later became known as Rice University. In 1907 he was asked to head Rice Institute, Houston, being recommended for the post by Woodrow Wilson, then president of Princeton. He accepted in 1908, moved to Houston, and was formally inaugurated as the first president of the institute on Oct. 12, 1912; he continued in this capacity until his retirement on March 1, 1946. Thereafter, he was associated with Rice as president emeritus, director and consultant.
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dc.subject.lcshRice University--History
William M. Rice Institute
Lovett, Edgar Odell, 1871-1957
College presidents--Texas--Houston
Portrait photography--Texas--Houston
dc.title Dr. Edgar Odell Lovett portrait
dc.digitization.specifications Images were captured using the Epson Perfection 1670 PHOTO or Epson Expression 10000XL flatbed scanner and Epson Scan software. Master Tiff images were scanned at 24-bit color, 400 ppi. Derivative files are PDF for text and JPG & JPEG2000 for images. 2011 ca. 1940
dc.source.collection Rice University Archives, photo files, "Edgar Odell Lovett," Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University wrc00331
dc.contributor.photographer Kaden-Kazanjian
dc.type.genre photographs
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