Letter from R. L. Whitney to Thomas L. James, April 24, 1950

One of 851 letters in the series: Business Papers (MS 80-0003) available on this site.

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Letter from R. L. Whitney, broker at Peoples Bank, to Thomas L. James, vice-president at Sugarland Industries, discussing a letter from Onalaska Pickle & Canning Company apologizing for being sold out of Peerless Petit Pois Early June peas.

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1 p. ; 8.5 x 11 in.

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Whitney, R. L. April 24, 1950.

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Letter from R. L. Whitney, broker at Peoples Bank, to Thomas L. James, vice-president at Sugarland Industries, discussing a letter from Onalaska Pickle & Canning Company apologizing for being sold out of Peerless Petit Pois Early June peas.

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1 p. ; 8.5 x 11 in.

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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 from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner, April 27, 1950 (Letter)

Letter from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner, April 27, 1950

Letter from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner discussing a letter from R. L. Whitney about Peerless early June peas and requesting a response if he should follow up in June.

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Letter from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner, April 27, 1950, ark:/67531/metapth1013495

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  • April 24, 1950

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  • June 10, 2018, 2:24 p.m.

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  • Aug. 20, 2018, 1:08 p.m.

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Whitney, R. L. Letter from R. L. Whitney to Thomas L. James, April 24, 1950, letter, April 24, 1950; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1012848/: accessed September 20, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rosenberg Library.