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 Collection: Texas Cultures Online
[Letter from John J.Herrera to Milton L. Polakoff - 1950-10-17]

[Letter from John J.Herrera to Milton L. Polakoff - 1950-10-17]

Date: October 17, 1950
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC First National Vice-President, to Milton L. Polakoff, of Universal Security Mutual Life Insurance Company and also LULAC District 8 Governor, dated October 17, 1950. Mentions a few insurance related issues, as well as a personal request from Herrera that Polakoff attend the upcoming LULAC Supreme Council meeting in Laredo, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Letter from John J. Herrera to Oscar M. Laurel - 1955-06-14]

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Oscar M. Laurel - 1955-06-14]

Date: June 14, 1955
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to Oscar Laurel congratulating him on his election as National President of LULAC. Herrera apologizes for not congratulating Laurel at the moment that the counts were completed and he had been elected. Herrera explains, "I know that you understand why I had to help Brother Pinedo under the circumstances [...] a man must follow the dictates of his conscience." Herrera also expresses to Laurel that Laurel can count on Herrera for sincere cooperation and in any other way that Herrera can assist Laurel throughout his administration.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Letter from Justo Correa to John J. Herrera - 1960-08-17]

[Letter from Justo Correa to John J. Herrera - 1960-08-17]

Date: August 17, 1960
Creator: Correa , Justo
Description: Letter from Justo Correa to John J. Herrera, printed on League of United Latin American Citizens Council No. 12 letterhead and dated August 17, 1960. Correa thanks Herrera for his kind words to Porfirio Flores regarding Council No. 12.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera - 1958-04-23]

[Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera - 1958-04-23]

Date: April 23, 1958
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Description: Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson expressing his gladness at John J. Herrera's interest in Luciano Richard Santoscoy, who was trying to become a Senate Page. Johnson also writes he was looking forward to seeing Herrera at the LULAC Convention in Laredo in June. The letter is typed on United States Senate Office of the Democratic Leader letterhead. In pencil, a note at the top reads: "Make 2 copies to send to Santoscoy."
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to A. Walter Skoglund - 1952-03-18]

[Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to A. Walter Skoglund - 1952-03-18]

Date: March 18, 1952
Creator: Laurel, Oscar M.
Description: Carbon copy of letter from Oscar M. Laurel, LULAC Executive Secretary and Legal Adviser, to A. Walter Skoglund of Bay City, Texas, dated March 18, 1952. An inquiry from Skoglund sent to the prior LULAC Executive Secretary and Legal Adviser, Blas M. Salinas, has been forwarded to John J. Herrera as Herrera is closest to the property in question in Bay City, Texas.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to John J. Herrera - 1951-11-06]

[Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to John J. Herrera - 1951-11-06]

Date: November 6, 1951
Creator: Laurel, Oscar M.
Description: Letter from Oscar M. Laurel, LULAC Executive Secretary, to John J. Herrera, LULAC National Organizer, dated November 6, 1951. Laurel requests plans for the reorganization of LULAC councils; he mentions a highly publicized divorce in Juarez, Mexico, in which Herrera represented one of the parties; and Laurel asks for legal advice on a question of property ownership in connection with the Bay City LULAC Council.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to John J. Herrera - 1952-01-22]

[Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to John J. Herrera - 1952-01-22]

Date: January 22, 1952
Creator: Laurel, Oscar M.
Description: Letter from Oscar M. Laurel, LULAC Executive Secretary, to John J. Herrera, LULAC National Organizer, dated January 22, 1952. Laurel conveys the approval of the LULAC Supreme Council for sociological and statistical data contained in the report by Lyle Saunders and Olen T. Leonard, entitled, "The Wetback in the Lower Rio Grande Valley of Texas." Laurel writes that the council also condemns the false and prejudiced statements attributed to three people interviewed by the sociologists. This report is to be discussed at an upcoming LULAC Convention.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to John J. Herrera - 1955-06-27]

[Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to John J. Herrera - 1955-06-27]

Date: June 27, 1955
Creator: Laurel, Oscar M.
Description: Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to John J. Herrera thanking Herrera for the congratulatory letter. Laurel accepts that Herrera supported who he needed to support during the election, but is glad to count Herrera as a supporter during his administration.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to John J. Herrera - 1955-09-16]

[Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to John J. Herrera - 1955-09-16]

Date: September 16, 1955
Creator: Laurel, Oscar M.
Description: Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to John J. Herrera dated September 16, 1955 requesting Herrera's presence at the first Supreme Council meeting at Pecos, Texas. The meeting was to take place on September 24 and 25.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to John J. Herrera - 1955-10-29]

[Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to John J. Herrera - 1955-10-29]

Date: October 29, 1955
Creator: Laurel, Oscar M.
Description: Letter from Oscar M. Laurel to John J. Herrera dated October 29, 1955, requesting Herrera to provide information to Albert Q. Maisel from Reader's Digest for a future issue on American Citizens of Mexican Descent. Laurel expresses to Herrera that he is the best candidate to provide information on how American citizens of Mexican American descent have made an impact in the Gulf Coast area. "No article regarding the history of such progress would be complete without including the rich contribution which you have made towards the same."
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library