Panoramic view of attending delegates standing in front of South Hall (now Will Rice College) for the formal opening of Rice Institute. Most of the delegates are in academic regalia. Written on the photograph in the arches above the delegates is "Attending Delegates. Formal Opening Rice Institute. Houston, Tex. October 12, 1912. Copyright Novelty Studio Houston, Tex." Original resource is a black and white photograph.
Novelty Studio (photographer). "Attending delegates, formal opening of Rice Institute, view number 1." (1912) Rice University: http://hdl.handle.net/1911/81956.
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