[Letter from Oscar Johnston to Thos. L. James, July 2, 1949]

One of 13,320 letters in the series: Personal Papers (MS 80-0002) available on this site.

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Letter from Oscar Johnston to Thos. L. James discussing his experience with hiring displaced families from Europe.

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3 p. ; 28 cm.

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Johnston, Oscar July 2, 1949.

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Letter from Oscar Johnston to Thos. L. James discussing his experience with hiring displaced families from Europe.

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3 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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  • July 2, 1949

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  • June 10, 2018, 2:24 p.m.

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  • June 23, 2020, 1:56 p.m.

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Johnston, Oscar. [Letter from Oscar Johnston to Thos. L. James, July 2, 1949], letter, July 2, 1949; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1013692/: accessed June 13, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rosenberg Library.

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