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dc.identifier.citation "Mrs. Barbie, switchboard operator, Rice University." (1960 and 1969) Rice University:
dc.description Rice University's switchboard operator, Mrs. Barbie stands in front of an active telephone switchboard while another operator appears to be working the lines. Original resource is a black and white photograph.
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.relation 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), 136
dc.rights Rights to this material belong to Rice University. This digital version is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported license.
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dc.subject.lcshRice University--Professional staff
Telephone operators--Texas--Houston
Telephone switchboards
Rice University--History
dc.title Mrs. Barbie, switchboard operator, 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, 350 ppi. Derivative files are PDF for text and JPG & JPEG2000 for images. 2011 ca. 1960s
dc.source.collection Rice University Archives, photo files, "Individuals - [Mrs.] Barbie," Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University wrc00963
dc.type.genre photographs
dc.type.dcmi Image
dcterms.accessRights Rice owned

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