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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Dallas Municipal Archives

Dallas Municipal Archives partnered with the Portal to provide access to several collections, one of which is the John F Kennedy, Dallas Police Department Collection. Oher collections include Dallas Park and Recreation Department Photographs; Dallas Water Utilities Records and Photographic Series, 1882-1990; Dallas Farmers Market - Henry Forschmidt Collection 1938-1986; Clyde Barrow Gang Collection; and the Love Field Album and Photographs Collection.

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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

Rescuing Texas History, 2011 features collections from 13 partners: Carollton Public Library, Cleveland Historic Society, Collingsworth County Museum, Dallas Municipal Archives, Mike Cochran Collection, Sam Rayburn House Museum, St. David's Episcopal Church, National Museum of the Pacific War, Talkington/Clement Family Archives, Sam Rayburn House Museum, Travis County District Clerk's Office, Witte Museum, and Wolf Creek Heritage Museum.

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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 September 26, 2016), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Dallas Municipal Archives.