[Letter from Bill Smith to Thomas L. James and Sugarland Industries, January 30, 1951]

One of 3,410 letters in the series: Business Papers (MS 80-0003) available on this site.

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Letter from Bill Smith to Thomas L. James and Sugarland Industries discussing the 4-80 Murray gin that Smith had for sale.

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[1] p. ; 28 x 22 cm.

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Smith, Bill January 30, 1951.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Bill Smith to Thomas L. James and Sugarland Industries, January 30, 1951]
  • Series Title: Business Papers (MS 80-0003)

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Letter from Bill Smith to Thomas L. James and Sugarland Industries discussing the 4-80 Murray gin that Smith had for sale.

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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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  • January 30, 1951

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  • June 10, 2018, 2:24 p.m.

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  • May 10, 2019, 2:38 p.m.

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Smith, Bill. [Letter from Bill Smith to Thomas L. James and Sugarland Industries, January 30, 1951], letter, January 30, 1951; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1013306/: accessed May 22, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rosenberg Library.