View from Main Entrance of Rice Institute with pipe and bricks, during construction of Rice Institute
A view of the William M. Marsh Institute during construction, as seen from the Main Street entrance. In the foreground can be seen are lengths of large pipe and piles of bricks on the right side of the road. A dirt road runs past the construction materials towards the Administration Building. The tower of the Mechanical Laboratories can be seen above a scattering of trees. Written on the lower right-hand side of the photograph: “View from Main Entrance, showing undrained area between two roads”. Original resource is a black and white photograph.
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