Universities and colleges
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Found in 447 Collections and/or Records:
Identifier: MS 597
Overview Letters, meeting minutes, notes and news articles relating to the administration of Rice University, 1969-1993.
Dates: 1969 - 1993
Identifier: MS 1011
Overview One folder containing news clippings, photographs, graduation program and invitation, a senior banquet program, an acceptance letter, and a summary of student expenses documents some of Hannah Rembert's time at Rice Institute from 1936 to 1938.
Dates: 1936 - 1938
Identifier: MS 303
Abstract: This collection contains the papers of Harold Albert Wilson who was the first professor of physics at Rice Institute. Included are: Wilson's scientific papers (off-prints only); manuscript of bibliography of the H. A. Wilson scientific papers; "Catalogue of Apparatus," photographs, certificates, and letters to Norman Hurd Ricker.
Dates: 1898 - 1965
Identifier: MS 449
Overview This collection contains correspondence to and from members of the 1916 Rice Institute class; also scattered letters from class of 1920 members. Bulbrook was a graduate of the 1916 class.
Identifier: MS 073
Abstract: The letters concern Ms. Hattie Lel Red's scholarship fund raising activities on behalf of Dr. Edward Phillips' history students at Austin College and his responses thereto. Her letters also cover her memories of her time at Rice and of her family, classmates and teachers, as well as comments concerning her travels in Texas and elsewhere.
Dates: 1970 - 1980
Identifier: MS 519
Overview The Herbert Allen papers include personal holdings, including biographical information, honors and awards, and personal correspondence. In addition papers dealing with his professional activities and patents are included, as are those dealing with his involvement with Rice University. Allen was an inventor and mechanical engineer who graduated from Rice Institute in 1929 where he later served on the Board of Governors and as Chairman of the Board of Trustees.
Dates: 1938 - 2014
Identifier: MS 479
Overview This collection contains a letter from Herbert Hoover to J. Hugh Jackson, Dean of Stanford University, informing him that Hoover nominated him for the Presidency of the Rice Institute.
Identifier: UA 305
Overview Records of The Historical Society meeting notices that give the dates of the meetings and in most cases list the expected speaker and topic.
Dates: 1922 - 1962
Identifier: UA 445
Overview This collection mainly consists of the research materials for the "History of Biosciences" written by Kathleen Matthews.
Dates: 2019 - 2021
Identifier: UA 282
Overview Audio cassette tapes and subject index of oral histories given by Rice students and alumni regarding student life, created within a university course as a contribution to the charter centennial celebration in 1991. It also includes a copy of the published work, The History of Student Life at Rice University: A Series of Papers, which resulted from these interviews.
Dates: 1989 - 1990