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dc.identifier.citation Schleuter, Frank J. (photographer). "Party that invaded Texas A&M and returned the stolen Rice Institute Owl mascot, "Sammy"." (1917) Rice University:
dc.description A group of men standing and sitting on a tree, in which four of the men are sitting and holding a canvas drawing of an owl's face. There is text written on blue ink on the photograph that says "The Party that invaded A&M of Texas and retook the stolen Rice Owl." The photograph is torn on the upper left corner. At the bottom of the photograph, "Schleuter, Houston, 2-8-17" is written. Original resource is a black and white photograph.
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.relation.IsPartOf This image was included in the Rice centennial history book, published with support of the Rice Historical Society. Karen Hess Rogers, Lee Pecht and Alan Harris Bath, "Rice University: One Hundred Years in Pictures"(College Station, TX: Texas A&M University Press, 2012), 29
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dc.subject.lcshWilliam M. Rice Institute
William M. Rice Institute--Students
Owls in art--Texas
William M. Rice Institute--Mascots
Practical jokes--Texas
Rice University--History
dc.title Party that invaded Texas A&M and returned the stolen Rice Institute Owl mascot, "Sammy"
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, 350 ppi. Derivative files are PDF for text and JPG & JPEG2000 for images. 2011
dc.source.collection Rice University Archives, photo files, "Event - Sammy Stolen (Oversize box 2)," Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University wrc00646
dc.contributor.photographer Schleuter, Frank J.
dc.type.genre photographs
dc.type.dcmi Image
dcterms.accessRights Rice owned

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