[Letter from Harris Leon Kempner to Carl C. Brigham, September 27, 1963]

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Letter from Harris Leon Kempner to Carl C. Brigham regarding his interest in knowing more information of the experience of the Texas Prudential Company with Mr. Robert Bagot.

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[1] p. ; 28 x 21 cm.

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Kempner, Harris Leon September 27, 1963.

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Letter from Harris Leon Kempner to Carl C. Brigham regarding his interest in knowing more information of the experience of the Texas Prudential Company with Mr. Robert Bagot.

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[1] p. ; 28 x 21 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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[Letter from Lydia Ann Quinn to Harris Leon Kempner, 1963] (Letter)

[Letter from Lydia Ann Quinn to Harris Leon Kempner, 1963]

Handwritten letter from Lydia Quinn "L." to Harris Leon Kempner "Bush dearest" about Bagot being passed over for the position as President of Texas Prudential Insurance. Lydia notes that the agency was successful under his leadership, that he organized people and agencies well and that he went out of his way to help everyone. Lydia requests that Kempner write a note to Brigham including these details.

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[Letter from Lydia Ann Quinn to R. Lee Kempner, 1963], ark:/67531/metapth1438850/

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  • September 27, 1963

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  • Jan. 30, 2022, 7:43 p.m.

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  • July 17, 2023, 2:12 p.m.

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Kempner, Harris Leon. [Letter from Harris Leon Kempner to Carl C. Brigham, September 27, 1963], letter, September 27, 1963; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth1438849/: accessed July 23, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Rosenberg Library.

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