[Clipping: Rupley Buys Large Tract]

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

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Clipping containing an article that describes a recent purchase of a 365-acre tract for $182,500 by Ralph Rupley.

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1 clipping (1 p.) ; 27 x 20 cm.

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The Houston Post August 31, 1951.

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This clipping is part of the collection entitled: Harris and Eliza Kempner and was provided by Rosenberg Library to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this clipping can be viewed below.

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Clipping containing an article that describes a recent purchase of a 365-acre tract for $182,500 by Ralph Rupley.

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1 clipping (1 p.) ; 27 x 20 cm.

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  • "Rupley Buys Large Tract," The Houston Post, Section 1, Houston, Texas, August 31, 1951, pp. 9-10

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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, September 7, 1951] (Letter)

[Letter from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner, September 7, 1951]

Letter from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner discussing enclosed materials, including the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas bulletin, an "Agricultural Letter" from this bank, and a Houston Post article covering a land sale on Westheimer Road.

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Letter from Thos. L. James to D. W. Kempner, September 7, 1951, ark:/67531/metapth1013365

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  • August 31, 1951

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  • June 10, 2018, 2:24 p.m.

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  • Nov. 26, 2018, 4:08 p.m.

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The Houston Post. [Clipping: Rupley Buys Large Tract], clipping, August 31, 1951; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1013774/: accessed May 22, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rosenberg Library.