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Botanical design ornament
(Rice University, 1938)
The object was originally installed at the Claud Hamill house, 2124 River Oaks Boulevard, Houston, Texas. The house is referred to in Howard Barnstone's "The Architecture of John F. Staub: Houston and the South" (1979) on page 237.
(Rice University, 1940)
The object was originally installed at the Thomas Slick house, 606 Elizabeth Road, Terrell Hills, Texas. The house is referred to in Howard Barnstone's "The Architecture of John F. Staub: Houston and the South" (1979) on page 260.
Botanical design mold
(Rice University, 1934)
The object was originally installed at the Stephen Farish house, 2995 Lazy Lane, Houston, Texas.
Postcard from Lillian Graves to Ora and Junia Osterhout
(Rice University, 1911-01-09)
Postcard from Lillian Graves to Ora and Junia Roberts Osterhout discussing Lillian's recent trip home. She apologizes for not being able to see them while she was there, but her mother was sick. There is a picture of the San Fernando Cathedral in San Antonio, Texas on the front, and the description printed on the back says "This is the original Parish ...
Postcard from Mrs. C.W. Metcalf to Ora Osterhout
(Rice University, 1908-04-14)
Postcard from Mrs. C. W. Metcalf to Miss Ora Osterhout in Belton, Texas. On the front is a photograph of Mrs. Metcalf's house in Holland, Texas. She says that they "have lots of chickens to fry" and invites Ora to come visit. On the back she says that she would like to hear from Ora. The house is a small wooden cabin with a front porch. There are ...
Photograph of Buffalo Bayou looking east from Preston Street Bridge
(Rice University, 1936-12-05)
Bagheera at sail
(Houston Yacht Club via Rice University, 1937)
Houston Post Dispatch Trophy
(Houston Yacht Club via Rice University, 1930)
Photograph of Houston Post Dispatch Trophy for Opening Race of the Season. In 1924 Ross Sterling merged the Houston Dispatch with the Houston Post and the newspaper was known as the Houston Post Dispatch until the 1930s. This trophy, dedicated in 1930, is one of several donated to the Houston Yacht Club by the Houston Post.
Ceremony to be Observed at Laying of the Corner Stone, Administration Building, Baylor Female College
(Rice University, 1907)
Pamphlet about the laying of the cornerstone of the administration building at Baylor Female College in Belton, Texas. It includes the program of events for the day, the text of the masonic ceremony, and images of the campus.
(Rice University, 1930)