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From the grass roots : a land man's story

Author: W Ernest Thompson
Publisher: Austin : Steck, 1969]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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After over 65 years involvement in the land business as a mortgage banker, land appraiser, real estate broker, and lecturer, the author has written his personal historical study to leave as his enduring legacy to a business he found enriching and rewarding.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: W Ernest Thompson
OCLC Number: 1090128
Description: 208 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Twilight and dawn --
Land mortgage genesis --
Early organized lenders in Texas field --
Texas Pioneer mortgage merchants --
The shadow of government lending --
Enter the Federal Land Bank system --
Digest of addresses of Land Bank Commissioner, W.E. Rhea --
Federal Land Bank of Houston by Robert Douglas Johnson --
Log of a land appraiser --
The long night --
Peaks and valleys --
The Robertson Insurance Law --
The other fellow's viewpoint --
Summation.
Responsibility: by W. Ernest Thompson.

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After over 65 years involvement in the land business as a mortgage banker, land appraiser, real estate broker, and lecturer, the author has written his personal historical study to leave as his enduring legacy to a business he found enriching and rewarding.

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