Espejo: John J. Herrera remembers when

Description:

Biographical article about John J. Herrera in the Houston Post titled, "John J. Herrera remembers when," under the "Espejo" section, written by Richard Vara, a Post Reporter. This article begins with a few specific injustices Herrera worked to rectify. "Herrera remembers clearly when employment offices displayed signs declaring, 'Mexicans need not apply.' Or when there were three sets of restrooms for whites, blacks, and browns."

Creator(s): Vara, Richard
Location(s): United States - Texas - Harris County - Houston
Creation Date: August 22, 1976
Partner(s):
Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
Collection(s):
Texas Cultures Online
John J. Herrera Papers
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Creator (Author):
Vara, Richard

Post Reporter

Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: Houston Post
Place of Publication: Houston, Texas
Date(s):
  • Creation: August 22, 1976
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Harris County - Houston
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Biographical article about John J. Herrera in the Houston Post titled, "John J. Herrera remembers when," under the "Espejo" section, written by Richard Vara, a Post Reporter. This article begins with a few specific injustices Herrera worked to rectify. "Herrera remembers clearly when employment offices displayed signs declaring, 'Mexicans need not apply.' Or when there were three sets of restrooms for whites, blacks, and browns."

Note:

Biographical Articles on John J. Herrera, 1970s

Physical Description:

1 newspaper clipping ; 27 cm., on a sheet 28 cm.

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Subject(s):
Keyword(s): attorneys | biographies
Partner:
Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Collection:
John J. Herrera Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: HPLM_MSS160-b1-f04-02
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth248325
Resource Type: Clipping
Format: Text
Citation:
Publication Title: Houston Post
Edition: August 22, 1976