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dc.identifier.citation "Excavation for Mechanical Lab and Power House, Rice Institute." (1910) Rice University:
dc.description A view of the preliminary work on the foundation areas for both the William M. Rice Institute’s power plant and the Mechanical Laboratories building, showing the excavated trenches, the allotments for slabs, with distances marked by spikes in the ground. On the opposite side can be seen scaffolding for additional construction, as well as a partially visible house. The photograph appears to have been taken at ground level, looking down over the excavated area. Original resource is a black and white photographic negative.
dc.publisher Rice University
dc.rights This material is in the public domain and may be freely used.
dc.subject.lcshRice University--History
Construction projects--Texas--Houston
William M. Rice Institute--History
William M. Rice Institute--Buildings--Design and construction
William M. Rice Institute. Mechanical Laboratories
College buildings--Design and construction--Texas--Houston
Power-plants--Design and construction--Texas--Houston
dc.title Excavation for Mechanical Lab and Power House, Rice Institute
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, 400 ppi. Derivative files are PDF for text and JPG & JPEG2000 for images. 2014
dc.source.collection William Ward Watkin papers, MS 352, Box 10, Envelope 1_26, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University wrc05234
dc.type.genre black-and-white negatives
dc.type.dcmi Image
dcterms.accessRights public domain

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