[Letter from Daniel Webster Kempner to Jeane Bertig Kempner]

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Letter from Daniel Webster Kempner to his wife, Jeane Bertig Kempner, discussing her illness, details from a trip he is on, and his plans for his return. The letter was written on stationary from the Plaza Hotel.

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[2] p. ; 19 x 30 cm. folded to 19 x 15 cm., and 19 x 15 cm.

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Kempner, Daniel Webster Creation Date: Unknown.

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Harris and Eliza Kempner Fund

The Harris and Eliza Kempner Fund started in 1946 when family members created the Galveston Fund. Today, the Fund’s board consists of nine family members along with two outside directors; they meet twice a year. The focus continues to be on Galveston Island with 95% of grant funds distributed in the area.

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Letter from Daniel Webster Kempner to his wife, Jeane Bertig Kempner, discussing her illness, details from a trip he is on, and his plans for his return. The letter was written on stationary from the Plaza Hotel.

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[2] p. ; 19 x 30 cm. folded to 19 x 15 cm., and 19 x 15 cm.

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Private Papers of Daniel Kempner Thorne

Family papers from the first and second generation of the influential Kempner Family of Galveston.

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  • March 15, 2017, 10:32 p.m.

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  • July 25, 2017, 3:33 p.m.

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Kempner, Daniel Webster. [Letter from Daniel Webster Kempner to Jeane Bertig Kempner], letter, Date Unknown; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth836161/: accessed November 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Harris and Eliza Kempner Fund.