[Letter from M. A. Rowe to Thomas L. James, August 5, 1949]

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Letter from M. A. Rowe to Thomas L. James discussing a land proposal that would allow Rowe and Charles Osenbaugh to serve as realtors for the 2240 acres of land for the Kempners.

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2 p. ; 28 x 22 cm.

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Rowe, M. A. August 5, 1949.

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Letter from M. A. Rowe to Thomas L. James discussing a land proposal that would allow Rowe and Charles Osenbaugh to serve as realtors for the 2240 acres of land for the Kempners.

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2 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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  • August 5, 1949

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  • June 10, 2018, 2:24 p.m.

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  • Feb. 21, 2019, 6:11 p.m.

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Rowe, M. A. [Letter from M. A. Rowe to Thomas L. James, August 5, 1949], letter, August 5, 1949; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1013584/: accessed April 20, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rosenberg Library.