Two Letters of Interest to Dallas Folks

One of 11 letters in the series: Kessler Plan Documents available on this site.

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Two letters to John E. Surratt, secretary of the Kessler Plan Association, printed on the same page. The first is from J. C. Nichols, suggesting that the Association postpone the election for bond issues (rather than holding them during a regular municipal election). The second letter is from F. W. A. Vesper discussing reasons that bond measures did not pass in Kansas City, Missouri.

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1 p. ; 28 cm.

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Nichols, J. C. Creation Date: Unknown.

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This letter is part of the collection entitled: Rescuing Texas History, 2011 and was provided by Dallas Municipal Archives to The Portal to Texas History, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 51 times . More information about this letter can be viewed below.

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  • Nichols, J. C. J. C. Nichols Investment Co., Country Club District, Kansas City, Missouri
  • Vesper, F. W. A. Vesper-Buick Auto Company, Grand Ave. at Lindell, St. Louis, Missouri

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  • Main Title: Two Letters of Interest to Dallas Folks
  • Added Title: [Letter from J. C. Nichols to J. E. Surratt]
  • Added Title: [Letter from F. W. A. Vesper to John E. Surratt]
  • Series Title: Kessler Plan Documents

Description

Two letters to John E. Surratt, secretary of the Kessler Plan Association, printed on the same page. The first is from J. C. Nichols, suggesting that the Association postpone the election for bond issues (rather than holding them during a regular municipal election). The second letter is from F. W. A. Vesper discussing reasons that bond measures did not pass in Kansas City, Missouri.

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1 p. ; 28 cm.

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Rescuing Texas History, 2011

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  • Feb. 19, 2012, 7:54 a.m.

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Nichols, J. C. Two Letters of Interest to Dallas Folks, letter, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth207138/: accessed November 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Municipal Archives.