Letter from W. B. Keyser to D. W. Kempner, December 15, 1949

One of 492 letters in the series: Business Papers (MS 80-0003) available on this site.

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Letter from W. B. Keyser to D. W. Kempner discussing dressed chickens for him and I. H. Kempner, visiting with Milikien and Schumann in Sugar Land, sending for a tractor, declining a Studebacker truck, and confusion in receiving a Chevrolet car after already receiving a requested pick-up truck.

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1 p. ; 8.5 x 11 in.

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Keyser, William B. December 15, 1949.

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Letter from W. B. Keyser to D. W. Kempner discussing dressed chickens for him and I. H. Kempner, visiting with Milikien and Schumann in Sugar Land, sending for a tractor, declining a Studebacker truck, and confusion in receiving a Chevrolet car after already receiving a requested pick-up truck.

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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 D. W. Kempner to Thos. L. James, December 16, 1948, ark:/67531/metapth1012892

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  • December 15, 1949

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  • June 10, 2018, 2:24 p.m.

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  • June 25, 2018, 3:10 p.m.

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Keyser, William B. Letter from W. B. Keyser to D. W. Kempner, December 15, 1949, letter, December 15, 1949; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1013140/: accessed July 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rosenberg Library.