[Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thomas L. James, February 26, 1948]

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Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thomas L. James discussing the market sales of calves from previous pricing of some yearling calves to give a better estimate to Mr. Frost about what he might hope to receive for his own calves.

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[1] p. ; 28 x 22 cm.

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Kempner, Daniel W. (Daniel Webster), 1877-1956 February 26, 1948.

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Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thomas L. James discussing the market sales of calves from previous pricing of some yearling calves to give a better estimate to Mr. Frost about what he might hope to receive for his own calves.

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[1] p. ; 28 x 22 cm.

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Harris and Eliza Kempner

One of Galveston’s most iconic families, the Kempner family influenced the social and philanthropic landscape of Galveston, and its members created an expansive economic empire. This collection includes both personal papers and documentation of the family's involvement in business and industry.

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Letter, subject titled: "Sale of Calves," from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner discussing the steady potential of the cattle market and the selling of Mr. Frost's calves with additional confidential information James procured when visiting Bay City with C. B. Johnson.

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[Letter from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner, March 5, 1948], ark:/67531/metapth1002561

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  • February 26, 1948

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Kempner, Daniel W. (Daniel Webster), 1877-1956. [Letter from D. W. Kempner to Thomas L. James, February 26, 1948], letter, February 26, 1948; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1002342/: accessed November 27, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rosenberg Library.