"Duncan Coffee Co. newspaper advertisement congratulating Rice Institute on its tenth anniversary." (1922) Rice University: https://hdl.handle.net/1911/75380.
A full-page advertisement for Duncan’s Admiration Coffee, with “William M. Rice Institute Edition” appearing at the top of the page. Below is a colored illustration of the Administration Building and Herzstein Hall, with an image of an owl a third of the way down on the left hand side. Opposite the owl is a colored illustration of a coffee can and near the bottom of the page an illustration of an elderly African American man, wearing a bowtie and jacket and holding a tray, with the saying “the cup of Southern hospitality” forming a halo behind him. The text of the advertisement is as follows: “Nineteen Hundred Twelve / Nineteen Hundred Twenty-two” ; “We Have the Greatest / ADMIRATION / For the South’s Greatest / Institution of Learning- / RICE INSTITUTE / Our Heartiest Congratulations On / This Your Tenth Anniversary” ; “Duncan Coffee Company / Houston, Texas”. Original resource is a colored newspaper.
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Special advertising sections--Texas--Houston
Anniversaries--William M. Rice Institute
Owls in art
William M. Rice Institute. Administration Building
William M. Rice Institute. Herzstein Hall
Duncan Coffee Co. newspaper advertisement congratulating Rice Institute on its tenth anniversary
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Early Rice Institute records, 1844-1941 (bulk 1880-1916), UA 101, box 35, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.
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