[Agreement regarding petition, Augustine Picaso vs.Trustees of the Nixon Independent School District of Nixon, Texas - 1951-12-03]

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Agreement regarding petition of Augustine Picaso versus Trustees of the Nixon Independent School District of Nixon, Texas, dated December 3, 1951. This is the rendering of final agreement following the hearing of the above petition before the Commissioner of Education of the State of Texas, J. W. Edgar. It was agreed that segregation practices in Nixon Independent School District shall cease with regards to children of Latin-American descent.

Creator(s): Edgar, J. W.
Location(s): United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Creation Date: December 3, 1951
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):
Edgar, J. W.

Commissioner of Education of the State of Texas

Date(s):
  • Creation: December 3, 1951
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Place
United States - Texas - Travis County - Austin
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

Agreement regarding petition of Augustine Picaso versus Trustees of the Nixon Independent School District of Nixon, Texas, dated December 3, 1951. This is the rendering of final agreement following the hearing of the above petition before the Commissioner of Education of the State of Texas, J. W. Edgar. It was agreed that segregation practices in Nixon Independent School District shall cease with regards to children of Latin-American descent.

Note:

LULAC: John J. Herrera Correspondence and Documents, August-December, 1951

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2 p. ; 36 cm.

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Keyword(s): lawsuits | cases
Alternate Title: [Agreement regarding petition, Augustine Picaso vs.Trustees of the Nixon Independent School District of Nixon, Texas - December 3, 1951]
Partner:
Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
Collection:
Texas Cultures Online
Collection:
John J. Herrera Papers
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: HPLM_MSS160-b5-f15-30
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth250212
Resource Type: Legal Document
Format: Text