William Ward Watkin and another man standing on one of the slabs destined for the cloisters of the William M. Rice Institute Administration Building during its construction. Watkin is wearing a suit and tie and both men are wearing hats and they are surrounded by building materials and work tables, with a tower of scaffolding visible in the background and a pile of rubble on the left-hand side of the image. Original resource is a black and white photograph.
"Test on cloister slab, Administration Building construction, Rice Institute." (1911) Rice University: http://hdl.handle.net/1911/75288.
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