Memorabilia Monday: Wedgwood China

Wedgewood depictions of Rice University buildings, Lovett Hall, Fondren Library, Campanile, and Chemistry Building

Wedgwood depictions of Rice University buildings, Lovett Hall, Fondren Library, Campanile, and Chemistry Building

Created for the Semicentennial Celebration in 1962, these Wedgwood plates sit in the Woodson’s reading room at the top of the reference bookcases. They’re nice to look at and safely out of reach.

October 10, 1962

October 10, 1962

Along with guest speakers like Margaret Mead, the festivities included the inauguration of Rice’s 3rd president, Kenneth Pitzer.

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