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dc.identifier.citation Catsen, James (photographer). "Rice Institute students gathered in Warren Simpson's room, including Laurence Prehn." (1938 and 1942) Rice University:
dc.description A half dozen William M. Rice Institute students, including Warren Simpson and Laurence Prehn, gathered in Warren Simpson's dormitory room. Three are visible on the left-hand side, of the image, seated side by side, with a fourth student seated on a chair in the middle of the room, polishing a shoe. Two additional students are partially visible on the right-hand side of the image. One of the students is shirtless, and wearing a small Institute cap. A lamp, chest of drawers, table with reading lamp, and a window are visible in the background. Written on the back of the photograph: "From James W. Casten '42, Session in Warren Simpson's Room, Laurence Prehn 1937, wrc04410." Original resource is a black and white photograph.
dc.description.abstract This photo was given by Rice Institute alumnus James Casten, class of 1942.
dc.publisher Rice University
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dc.subject.lcshRice University--History
William M. Rice Institute--History
William M. Rice Institute--Students
Prehn, Laurence
Simpson, Warren
Dormitory life--Texas--Houston
College students--Texas--Houston
Casten, James
dc.title Rice Institute students gathered in Warren Simpson's room, including Laurence Prehn
dc.digitization.specifications Images were captured using the Epson GT15000 (oversized) flatbed scanner and Epson Scan software. Master Tiff images were scanned at 24-bit color, 400 ppi. Derivative file is PDF for handwritten text. 2014 ca. 1938-1942
dc.source.collection Rice University Archives photo files, groups - students - 1930s, Fondren Library, Rice University wrc04410
dc.contributor.photographer Catsen, James
dc.type.genre photographs
dc.type.dcmi Image
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