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[Letter from I. H. to Cecile Kempner, December 29, 1945]

Description: Letter to Cecile from her father about his disappointment about her not coming over for the holidays, her investments, a conference in Moscow, and brief mention of international relations.
Date: December 29, 1945
Creator: Kempner, Isaac H. (Isaac Herbert), 1873-1967
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Birthday Card to Johnie Louise Bruyere, December 24, 1945]

Description: A card addressed to Johnie Louise Bruyere on her birthday. It reads: "When someone has a friend like YOU/Steady, kind, staunch and true/A friend who can always understand/And gladly lends a helping hand./Then what a pleasure to express/Best wishes for your happiness/And what a pleasure to extend/Birthday greetings to you, my friend." It is signed "Miss Sallie." It has purple flowers on the front, as well as the words "Birthday Greetings to You."
Date: December 24, 1945
Partner: Private Collection of T. B. Willis

[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Walter Davis, December 24, 1945]

Description: Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Walter Davis, on December 24, 1945, thanking him for a gift of pecans and a turkey, and hoping that Davis would plant a crop on his land the upcoming year.
Date: December 24, 1945
Creator: Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum

[Letter from J. E. Collette, December 20, 1945]

Description: Letter from J. E. Collette discussing Eleanor McLernon's employment at her office and recommending her for another job.
Date: December 20, 1945
Creator: Collette, J. E.
Partner: National WASP WWII Museum

[Letter from I. H. to Cecile Kempner, December 16, 1945]

Description: Letter to Cecile from her father about her arriving to Galveston, upcoming birthdays, potential travel to New Orleans, attending the Artillery Ball, and other personal matters.
Date: December 16, 1945
Creator: Kempner, Isaac H. (Isaac Herbert), 1873-1967
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Letter from I. H. to Cecile Kempner, December 8, 1945]

Description: Letter to Cecile from her father wondering whether she will come home for Christmas, about US leadership, and economics.
Date: December 8, 1945
Creator: Kempner, Isaac H. (Isaac Herbert), 1873-1967
Partner: Rosenberg Library

[Alpha Chi Letter and Event Program]

Description: Letter from the McMurry College Alpha Chi chapter, written to their alumni regarding a donation made in the name of A. V. Hendricks, Jr., an ex-member killed during World War Ii. It includes an enclosed copy of the program from the benefit performance of "My Country" held on December 10, 1945 in the Radford Memorial Auditorium to raise money for the scholarship.
Date: December 1945
Creator: Alpha Chi. James Winfred Hunt Chapter.
Location Info:
Partner: McMurry University Library

[Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to Don Moten, November 22, 1945]

Description: Letter from Dr. Edwin D. Moten to his son Don Moten, on November 22, 1945. Dr. Moten details his son's experiences in the Army, and declares that he is thankful for them. He also discusses the family's Thanksgiving plans.
Date: November 22, 1945
Creator: Moten, Edwin D., Sr.
Partner: Courthouse-on-the-Square Museum

[Telegram from Alonso S. Perales to John J. Herrera - 1945-11-14]

Description: Telegram sent from Alonso S. Perales through Western Union informing John J. Herrera to tell all organizations that the Fair Employment Practice Commission (FEPC) will be closing. Perales urges Herrera to organize efforts to write to President Harry Truman, Senators Alben W. Barkley, Wallace White, and W. Lee O'Daniel, and John Connally, urging for action on Senate Bill 101. The bill covered the "return of uses to states," and would leave minority groups without protection against discrimination.
Date: November 14, 1945
Creator: Perales, Alonso S., 1898-1960
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Corporal Park B. Fielder to his family, November 10, 1945]

Description: Letter from Corporal Park B. Fielder to his family, on November 10, 1945, telling them what he's been doing in Shanghai. He also expresses his disgust with the army for not getting him home sooner.
Date: November 10, 1945
Creator: Fielder, Park B.
Partner: Arlington Historical Society’s Fielder House Museum