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Tempe Howze, 1945-1949

 Item — Box: 42, item: 1-2

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

The collections includes a series of scrapbooks of the activities of Rice alumni and a series of scrapbooks from Rice University departments, Rice-related events, and other materials related to the life of the university. Additional scrapbooks, such as the scrapbooks created by the Literary Societies, can be found in the related record groups.


  • Creation: 1945-1949

Conditions Governing Access

Original scrapbook returned to owner. Digital version is available online at:


From the Collection: 64 Linear Feet (49 boxes)

From the Collection: 6.86 Gigabytes (Nearline access: UA0230aip_001 (6.86 GB))

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

General note

Tempe Howze graduated from Rice Institute in 1949 with a bachelor's degree. She was Miss Engineer '48-'49, Junior Class Vice-President, and one of the most popular girls on campus. Her scrapbooks includes photographs of campus scenes, Naval ROTC, Rally Club members, picnics, beach trips, and Elizabeth Baldwin Literary Society formals. Photographs and newsclippings also feature Leonard L. Attwell, Jr., also class of '49 whom Tempe dated and later married.

Repository Details

Part of the Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas Repository

Fondren Library MS-44, Rice University
6100 Main St.
Houston Texas 77005 USA