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dc.identifier.citation "Two custom carvings featuring designs of water and earth, Chemistry Lab, Rice University." (1925) Rice University:
dc.description Two stone carvings of the alchemical symbols for water and earth. The symbols are located above and between the exterior archways into Keck Hall at Rice Institute. Original resource is a color 35 mm slide.
dc.description.abstract This slide is a part of the "A Walking Tour of Rice University" slide presentation. The original glass plate negatives were given to James C. Morehead, Jr. by William Ward Watkin for use in Morehead's construction class. The glass slides generally show the construction of several buildings at Rice, including Lovett Hall, the physics building, the mechanical laboratory, power house, the chemistry building, and the football stadium.
dc.publisher Rice University
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dc.subject.lcshWilliam M. Rice Institute. Keck Hall
Signs and symbols--Texas--Houston
Rice University--History
dc.title Two custom carvings featuring designs of water and earth, Chemistry Lab, Rice University
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
dc.source.collection James C. Morehead, Jr. Papers/Visuals, c. 1912-1990, MS 477, Box 2, Folder 4, Item 135, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University wrc01424
dc.type.genre photographs
dc.type.dcmi Image
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