[Letter from Isaac Herbert Kempner to George Andre, July 6, 1954]

One of 13,446 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 correspondence with the Baker Botts attorneys and preparations for water main and sewerage development in the subdivision.

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[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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Kempner, Isaac H. (Isaac Herbert), 1873-1967 July 6, 1954.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Isaac Herbert Kempner to George Andre, July 6, 1954]
  • Added Title: Subdivision
  • Series Title: Personal Papers (MS 80-0002)

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Letter from Isaac Herbert Kempner to George Andre discussing correspondence with the Baker Botts attorneys and preparations for water main and sewerage development in the subdivision.

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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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  • July 6, 1954

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  • March 29, 2019, 12:54 a.m.

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  • May 15, 2020, 11:36 a.m.

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  • N:29.628824, E:-95.633249, S: 29.623154, W:-95.640201

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Kempner, Isaac H. (Isaac Herbert), 1873-1967. [Letter from Isaac Herbert Kempner to George Andre, July 6, 1954], letter, July 6, 1954; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1134130/: accessed June 21, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rosenberg Library.

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