[Letter from Rogers Grain Co. to D. W. Kempner, July 31, 1953]

One of 15,534 letters in the series: Personal Papers (MS 80-0002) available on this site.

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Letter from Rogers Grains Company to D. W. Kempner discussing an inquiry about metering devices for gardens and lawns.

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[1] p.; 26 x 21 cm.

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Rogers Grain Company, Incorporated July 31, 1953.

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Letter from Rogers Grains Company to D. W. Kempner discussing an inquiry about metering devices for gardens and lawns.

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[1] p.; 26 x 21 cm.

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Several pencil marks in graphite, including a red scribble on the lower left edge of the page. An "x" is marked right above "Garden", which is written in graphite near the upper right side of the page. J. B. Hergen's signature is written in ink at the end of the letter.

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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 31, 1953

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  • April 18, 2021, 10:41 a.m.

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  • June 28, 2021, 10:26 a.m.

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Rogers Grain Company, Incorporated. [Letter from Rogers Grain Co. to D. W. Kempner, July 31, 1953], letter, July 31, 1953; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1325674/: accessed September 17, 2021), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rosenberg Library.

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