[Letter from I. H. Kempner, Jr., to I. H. Kempner and D. W. Kempner, August 2, 1949]

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Letter from I. H. Kempner, Jr., to I. H. Kempner and D. W. Kempner seeking opinions after a conversation with Donald Myer on having a liquid sugar plant in Houston, history of the production, and a his final opinion on the idea.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Kempner, Isaac Herbert, Jr. August 2, 1949.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from I. H. Kempner, Jr., to I. H. Kempner and D. W. Kempner, August 2, 1949]
  • Added Title: Liquid Sugars
  • Series Title: Business Papers (MS 80-0003)

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Letter from I. H. Kempner, Jr., to I. H. Kempner and D. W. Kempner seeking opinions after a conversation with Donald Myer on having a liquid sugar plant in Houston, history of the production, and a his final opinion on the idea.

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2 p. ; 28 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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  • August 2, 1949

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  • May 1, 2018, 3:15 a.m.

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  • July 16, 2019, 5:15 p.m.

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Kempner, Isaac Herbert, Jr. [Letter from I. H. Kempner, Jr., to I. H. Kempner and D. W. Kempner, August 2, 1949], letter, August 2, 1949; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1002452/: accessed October 16, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rosenberg Library.