[Letter from Meyer Bodansky to H. S. Connally - December 1938]

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Copy of a letter from Dr. Meyer Bodansky to Dr. H. B. Connally asking for a letter of encouragement written to a friend, Dr. Gottschalk, a recent immigrant to the United States. Dr. Bodansky states several hardships Dr. Gottschalk is undergoing along with several other doctors who are refugees from Germany with the onset of World War II and asks Dr. Connally's help as a member of the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners. He asks Dr. Connally to look for the good in the doctors and overlook their German heritage.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941 December 12, 1938.

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Copy of a letter from Dr. Meyer Bodansky to Dr. H. B. Connally asking for a letter of encouragement written to a friend, Dr. Gottschalk, a recent immigrant to the United States. Dr. Bodansky states several hardships Dr. Gottschalk is undergoing along with several other doctors who are refugees from Germany with the onset of World War II and asks Dr. Connally's help as a member of the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners. He asks Dr. Connally to look for the good in the doctors and overlook their German heritage.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

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  • December 12, 1938

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  • July 3, 2012, 3:38 p.m.

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Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941. [Letter from Meyer Bodansky to H. S. Connally - December 1938], letter, December 12, 1938; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth228160/: accessed April 22, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Moody Medical Library, UT.