Henry N. Cooper & Co.
Cast by Henry N. Hooper and Company in Boston, 1857
Bronze ship's bell donated to the University by Robbie de Vries, 1987
Bronze bell approximately 18" tall and 20" in diameter. Originally purchased to serve as the tower bell in the center of the Texas A&M University at Galveston campus, the bell is currently displayed in the library. Robbie de Vries and twelve other donors acquired the artifact by auction in 1987
ship's bell, bell