[Letter from Isaac Herbert Kempner to George Andre, February 19, 1954]

One of 15,826 letters in the series: Personal Papers (MS 80-0002) available on this site.

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Letter from Isaac Herbert Kempner to George Andre discussing education taxes and the upcoming Supreme Court decision on segregation in schools. The post script discussing a report from the Texas Industrial Conference of Dallas.

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[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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Kempner, Isaac H. (Isaac Herbert), 1873-1967 February 19, 1954.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Isaac Herbert Kempner to George Andre, February 19, 1954]
  • Added Title: Sugar Land School System
  • Series Title: Personal Papers (MS 80-0002)

Description

Letter from Isaac Herbert Kempner to George Andre discussing education taxes and the upcoming Supreme Court decision on segregation in schools. The post script discussing a report from the Texas Industrial Conference of Dallas.

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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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  • February 19, 1954

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  • March 29, 2019, 12:54 a.m.

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  • May 18, 2020, 11:09 a.m.

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Kempner, Isaac H. (Isaac Herbert), 1873-1967. [Letter from Isaac Herbert Kempner to George Andre, February 19, 1954], letter, February 19, 1954; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1133679/: accessed October 22, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rosenberg Library.

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