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[Letter from Thomas L. James to J. O. Gillham, May 19, 1953]

One of 5,257 letters in the series: Business Papers (MS 80-0003) available on this site.

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Letter from Thomas L. James to J. O. Gillham discussing the hearing of a bill and the creation of a substitute bill by Senator Phillips. Meeting arrangements are talked about.

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[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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James, Thomas Leroy May 19, 1953.

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Letter from Thomas L. James to J. O. Gillham discussing the hearing of a bill and the creation of a substitute bill by Senator Phillips. Meeting arrangements are talked about.

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[1] 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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  • May 19, 1953

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  • Oct. 10, 2019, 12:56 p.m.

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James, Thomas Leroy. [Letter from Thomas L. James to J. O. Gillham, May 19, 1953], letter, May 19, 1953; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1092678/: accessed December 10, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rosenberg Library.