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  • Collection: William Marsh Rice and the Founding of the Institute

Photographic reproduction of an oil painting

Handwritten copy of the original charter document for the Rice Institute, written in one person's hand, including names of those who signed the document and what seals were present.

This 1891 charter of the Rice Institute includes the intentions of founder, William Marsh Rice. Mr.s Rice's last will and testament, of the same year, provides for the school's financial foundation.

Photo on cardboard mat. Damage from storm of 1900 in Galveston. A group of men (11) are searching a pile of wooden rubble left behind after the storm. Back of photo reads: Galveston, Texas, October 7, 1900. APPEAL FOR THE HOMELESS OF GALVESTON. Does…

Ladies and some men pose on balconies, most stand in a line on the ground. Unfinished light post and bare ground in foreground. Julian Huxley appears in image.

Head and shoulders painted portrait of Raphael.

Page 8 from the album enititled "People of the State of New York against Albert T. Patrick, 1902, [album] 9" which contains examples of signatures of William Marsh and correspondence to and from Mr. Rice close to the time of his murder.