Chancellor David Starr Jordan of Stanford delivers first Commencement address, Rice University
David Starr Jordan, chancellor of Stanford University, delivering the commencement address at the first commencement ceremony of the William M. Rice Institute. Jordan is standing at a podium on the stand set in front of the Sallyport entrance of the Administration Building. The audience is arranged on three sides, with some seated beneath a metal awning, and faculty, wearing their academic regalia, are seated on the stand behind Jordan. There are a number of open umbrellas scattered throughout, and a two lampposts, one in the foreground and the other in the distance, can be seen. The sky looks overcast and dark. Written in white on the lower left-hand corner: “Schlueter, Houston, 6/12/16”. Original resource is a black and white photograph.
Events; Jordan, David Starr, 1851-1931; Commencement ceremonies--Texas--Houston; William M. Rice Institute--Commencement ceremonies; William M. Rice Institute--Faculty; More... Stanford University--Presidents; William M. Rice Institute—History; Arches—Texas—Houston; William M. Rice Institute. Administration Building; Awnings Less...
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