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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1992 - Student Life. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. July 26, 2014. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19684/show/19647.

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Students of the University of Houston. Houstonian 1992 - Student Life. Houstonian Yearbook Collection. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19684/show/19647

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Students of the University of Houston, Houstonian 1992 - Student Life, Houstonian Yearbook Collection, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed July 26, 2014, http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/19684/show/19647.

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Title Houstonian 1992
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Title Student Life
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  • Students of the University of Houston
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