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  Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
 County: Galveston County, TX
All Residents of Galveston
Two-page list of residents of Galveston, giving the names and street addresses for each. The first page is titled "All Residents of Galveston" and has check-marks made in pencil next to most of the addresses. The second page is titled "U.S. Citizens All Residents of Galveston." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249283/
[Business card of Benjamin Lopez, Junior]
Business card of Benjamin Lopez, Jr., Agent of Emken-Linton Burial Association in Texas City, Texas. Handwritten notes on the back list the name, address, and phone numbers of Alfred J. Hernandez of Houston, Texas. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249921/
[Business card of Manuel Urbina]
Business card of Manuel Urbina II, who had a Ph.D. in History from the University of Texas at Austin. Card lists Urbina's contact information at the College of the Mainland in Texas City, Texas, and his home address in Pasadena, Texas. On the back of the card is the address for Leo's Mexican Restaurant. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth221939/
La Caliente Tortillas
Article about tortilla warming on gas heaters. The article details an incident where a Mexican American called "Pedro" was burned when lighting a gas heater to warm a tortilla, leading Tom Watson to turn off the gas and end the practice of heating tortillas in Ore Storage. Contains handwritten notes. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248347/
[Card listing names and addresses for LULAC and WOW officers]
Card is addressed to Dr. William D. Decker and lists the names and addresses for the President, Vice President, and Secretary of LULAC, as well as the Secretary for WOW "Moreles" Camp Number 3365. It had been stapled to a list which included all the persons listed on the card. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249268/
[Estella, Francis, and Bertha at Galveston]
Photograph of Estella, Francis, and Bertha in Galveston, 1940s texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222188/
[Handwritten notecard listing Texas City LULAC Council members]
Notecard listing Texas City LULAC Council members and their elected positions. Date of October 1947 is written in pencil. Appears to be same list of members mentioned in John J. Herrera's letter of October 2, 1947 to Dr. Jose Maldonado, President General of League of United Latin American Citizens, in Santa Fe, New Mexico. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249912/
[Joel and Eddie Castello]
Photograph of Joel and Eddie Castello in Galveston, 1930s. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222173/
[Joel Castela in Galveston]
Photograph of Joel Castela in Galveston, 1940s. Joel is leaning against a car. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222189/
[Letter from B. D. Serna to John J. Herrera - 1964-12-02]
Letter from B. D. Serna to John J. Herrera, dated December 2, 1964, regarding directions to "La Marquezita" in Hitchcock, Texas. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250720/
[Letter from Blas M. Salinas to John J. Herrera - 1950-09-07]
Letter from Blas M. Salinas, LULAC National Executive Secretary-Legal Advisor, to John J. Herrera, LULAC First National Vice-President, dated September 7, 1950. Salinas is concerned about the disorganization within the Galveston LULAC Council. Salinas asks for recommended sites for the upcoming Regional LULAC Convention. Salinas also inquires if "LULAC" has ever been copyrighted. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250090/
[Letter from Daniel Ruiz to John J. Herrera]
Letter from Daniel Ruiz, of Council Number 229, to John J. Herrera, thanking Herrera for his participation and presence at the Bryan, Texas Council No. 229's Open House. Ruiz also informs Herrera that Council No. 229 would be honored to have Cliff Lopez, Chaplain, give the official prayer at the National Convention at Galveston. Ruiz also informs Herrera that he will work diligently to get Herrera pictures of the hall and ball park before the National Convention. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250543/
[Letter from David Adame to members of LULAC - 1955-04-20]
Letter from David Adame, Governor of Texas District Eight, to Members of the League of United Latin American Citizens, dated April 20, 1955, calling for early planning and preparations for the national Convention to be held in Galveston, Texas. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250527/
[Letter from Emily Rimmer Vasquez, LULAC Junior Director to Junior national and local officers and members - 1954-10-29]
Letter from Emily Rimmer Vasquez, Junior Director to League of United Latin American Citizens to all Junior national and local officers and members, October 30, 1954, urging members to write to congratulate new Councils created in Galveston, Texas and Roswell, New Mexico. Vasquez gives a quick status update on events happening within the Senior LULAC councils and urges Junior officers and members that "FOR A MORE UNITED JUNIOR LEAGUE, WRITE OFTEN". texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250506/
[Letter from Frank M. Pinedo to John J. Herrera - 1955-05-10]
Letter to John J. Herrera from Frank M. Pinedo, May 10, 1955 asking Herrera to be chair a seminar on "Social Welfare" at the LULAC National Convention in Galveston. Pinedo gives Herrera details on the agenda for his presentation and requests a response on whether Herrera can participate. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250533/
[Letter from Frank M. Pinedo to Louis Hernandez - 1955-03-28]
Onionskin paper carbon copy of a welcome letter from Frank M. Pinedo to Louis Hernandez, Texas City League of United Latin American Citizens, welcoming Hernandez and the Council to LULAC. Pinedo gives details and explanations about next steps and what is expected from the newly formed Council of Texas City LULAC council to the National Office (i.e. charter fees, minutes). texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250523/
[Letter from G.C. Martinez to all LULAC officers and councils]
Letter from G.C. Martinez to all League of United Latin American Citizens officers and councils sending out a reminder to book hotels and make plans to attend the 26th National Convention. The letter mentions that the Convention headquarters were the Buccaneer Hotel at 23rd and Beach Boulevard, Galveston, Texas. The letter also mentions that there will be receptions, banquets, dancing a floor show and a name band. There is also mention of a two and a half hour boat ride with luncheon and entertainment aboard as well as "a very special beach party" to "wind up the convention." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250542/
[Letter from G. J. Garza to John J. Herrera - 1950-10-11]
Letter from G. J. Garza, National LULAC President, to John J. Herrera, LULAC First National Vice-President, dated October 11, 1950. The original note included the charter for the new LULAC Council in Pasadena, Texas. Garza asks for information about a proposed site for the Texas Regional Convention and inquires about records concerning the Galveston LULAC Council. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250100/
[Letter from Jean E. Hosey to Ruth B. Juarez - 1974-11-13]
Letter from attorney Jean E. Hosey informing Ruth B. Juarez that her sister Efrosina owes money for utility payments, for which Ruth would be responsible as the recipient of Efrosina's Social Security money. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249769/
[Letter from Joe Garza to John J. Herrera - 1948-02-28]
Letter to John J. Herrera from Joe Garza dated February 28, 1948. Garza is confirming that he is able to attend the installation of the new Galveston Council of the League of United Latin American Citizens. The letter is on the letterhead of Jason's Jewelers of Corpus Christi, Texas. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249929/
[Letter from Joe Ramos - 1947-11-19]
Letter from Joe Ramos, a member of the Texas City League of United Latin American Citizens Council. He is asking for an update concerning the Texas City Council's request for a charter. The letter is addressed to "Dear Sir" and mentions that they had previously communicated with Mr. John Herrera about the charter. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249919/
[Letter from John J. Herrera to Alonso S. Perales - 1948-04-07]
Letter from John J. Herrera to Alonso S. perales regarding the guardianship proceedings of the Cisneros matter. Herrera writes that he had a talk with Mrs. Mansfield, and her attorney is taking care of the matter of changing her name from Mrs. Fajardo to Mrs. Manfield. If she likes her name to be unchanged, Herrera could get the papers signed and send them to her. Herrera also mentions that he would get the file on Macario Garcia up to date and send it to her. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248839/
[Letter from John J. Herrera to Blas M. Salinas - 1950-08-07]
Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to Blas M. Salinas, LULAC National Executive Secretary-Legal Advisor, dated August 7, 1950. Includes names and addresses of Galveston, Pasadena, and Texas City, Texas LULAC Council officers. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250034/
[Letter from John J. Herrera to Blas M. Salinas - 1950-09-15]
Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC First National Vice President, to Blas M. Salinas, LULAC National Executive Secretary-Legal Adviser, dated September 15, 1950. This is replying to Salinas' concerns about the Galveston LULAC Council, suggested sites for the Regional LULAC Convention, and the query if "LULAC" has ever been copyrighted. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250091/
[Letter from John J. Herrera to Charley G. Kidder - 1950-09-06]
Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to Charley G. Kidder of Bay City, Texas, dated September 6, 1950. This is a reply to Kidder's letter of September 2, 1950, asking for a donation to pay funeral expenses of an accident victim. Herrera informs Kidder that the family of the accident victim decided to change lawyers and he no longer represents them. Also that he had already donated about $200 worth of free legal services prior to his dismissal as their attorney, which he feels was sufficient. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250088/
[Letter from John J. Herrera to Frank M. Pinedo - 1955-05-11]
Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to Frank M. Pinedo, dated May 11,1955, in regards to Herrera's attendance at the National Convention in Galveston. Herrera agrees to be the chairman to the seminar on "Social Welfare." Herrera requests a copy of the program of speakers and seminars to be announced on the LULAC radio program in Houston. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250535/
[Letter from John J. Herrera to G.C. Martinez - 1955-05-19]
Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to G.C. Martinez of Galveston Council 151, asking Martinez to send a Lulac Program so that Herrera can have the events planned announced over the radio station KLVL. Herrera also asks Martinez to have Brother Cliff Lopez, chaplain of the Bryan Council, give the official prayer at the Convention in Galveston. Herrera tells Martinez of his plans to be a moderator at one of the seminars and mentions that it will be a "tight fight for the National Presidency." texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250541/
[Letter from John J. Herrera to George J. Garza - 1950-08-26]
Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC First National Vice-President, to George J. Garza, LULAC National President, dated August 26, 1950. Houston LULAC Council voted not to help co-sponsor the September LULAC News issue with the Galveston LULAC Council. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250051/
[Letter from John J. Herrera to Jose Maldonado - 1947-10-02]
Carbon copy of letter to Dr. Jose Maldonado, President General of the League of United Latin American Citizens from John J. Herrera, Regional LULAC Organizer for Texas dated October 2, 1947. Enclosed with the letter is a carbon copy of the Cashiers Check that was sent with the original letter. This letter is a request to issue a charter for a new Texas City Men's Council of LULAC. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249916/
[Letter from John J. Herrera to Jose Maldonado, President General, LULAC - 1948-02-26]
Carbon copy of letter to Dr. Jose Maldonado, President General of the League of United Latin American Citizens in Santa Fe, New Mexico dated February 26, 1948 from John J. Herrera, Regional Organizer for Texas. Herrera is asking for Dr. Maldonado's participation in the installation of the new Galveston Council Number 151 on Sunday, March 7, 1948. A delegation from Houston also planned to attend the installation ceremonies in Galveston. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249928/
[Letter from John J. Herrera to Ramon Sandoval - 1950-10-16]
Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC First National Vice-President, to Ramon Sandoval, Secretary of Galveston LULAC Council, dated October 16, 1950. This is a request for a report on Galveston LULAC Council activities to be submitted at the LULAC Supreme Council meeting. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250107/
[Letter from John J. Herrera to Ramon Sandoval - 1952-04-17]
Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to Ramon Sandoval of Galveston, Texas, dated April 17, 1952. Included with the letter is a carbon copy of a cashier's check from John J. Herrera to Galveston LULAC Council for $50. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250235/
[Letter from John J. Herrera to the editor of Tin Types - 1948-09-04]
Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter to the editor of Tin Types from John J. Herrera, criticizing the publication's article "La Caliente Tortillas." Herrera points out the discriminatory nature of the article and provides some background on the history of the corn tortilla and details how Mexican culture has influenced America and the world. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248350/
[Letter from Jose F. Hernandez to John J. Herrera - 1952-01-22]
Letter from Jose F. Hernandez, secretary of LULAC Council Number 188 of Rosenberg, Texas, to John J. Herrera, LULAC National Organizer, dated January 22, 1952. The letter was originally accompanied by an enclosed a check contributed by the council. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250224/
[Letter from Ramiro Cavazos to John J. Herrera - 1978-10-02]
Letter from Ramiro Cavazos to John J. Herrera requesting Herrera's help. A second cousin of Cavazos's is being charged with possession of a firearm, to be tried in Galveston on October 11, 1978. The letter is handwritten on County of Hidalgo letterhead. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249860/
[Letter from Ramon Sandoval to G. J. Garza - 1950-10-19]
Carbon copy of a letter from Ramon Sandoval, Secretary LULAC Council 151 of Galveston, Texas, to G. J. Garza of Laredo, Texas, dated October 19, 1950. This letter was in reply to allegations that the Galveston LULAC Council was failing or not in good standing. It was reporting that the Galveston LULAC Council was still active, still participating. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250114/
[Letter from Ramon Sandoval to John J. Herrera - 1950-07-17]
Letter from Ramon Sandoval, LULAC Galveston Council, to John J. Herrera, dated July 17, 1950. Sandoval requests help selling tickets to the LULAC fundraising dance to be held July 29, 1950, at the Buccaneer Hotel in Galveston. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250025/
[Letter from Ramon Sandoval to John J. Herrera - 1950-10-19]
Letter from Ramon Sandoval, Secretary LULAC Council 151 of Galveston, Texas, to John J. Herrera, undated. This letter included a carbon copy of a letter from Ramon Sandoval to G. J. Garza of Laredo, Texas, dated October 19, 1950. The letter from Sandoval to Garza contains confidential background information concerning allegations that the Galveston LULAC Council was failing or not in good standing. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250113/
[Letter from Ramon Sandoval to John J. Herrera - 1952]
Letter from Ramon Sandoval, President of LULAC Council Number 151, to John Herrera, from early 1952. This is a request for $50 payment in regards to advertisement inserted in the convention program. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250236/
[Letter from Raul Padilla to John J. Herrera - 1948-11-19]
Letter from Raul Padilla, Secretary of Texas City LULAC Council Number 150, to John J. Herrera, Regional Organizer for Texas LULAC, dated November 19, 1948. The Texas City Council voted in favor of having the Regional Convention in Houston. It is also reported that the school children in Crystal City, Texas, have been segregated in six or seven schools. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249949/
[Letters from Joe Herrera to John J. Herrera - 1976-07-30]
Letters from Joe Herrera to John J. Herrera, dated July 30, 1976. The first page is a typed letter and the second page is a handwritten note. The letters discuss Joe's challenge against the election of Leo Cardenas and upcoming special election. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250961/
[Memorandum from Manuel Gonzales to all LULAC State Directors and National Officers- 1976-09-08]
Memorandum from Manuel Gonzales, LULAC National President, directed to All League of United Latin American Citizens State Directors and National Officers and dated September 9, 1976. The document includes an envelope from LULAC National Education Service Center addressed to John J. Herrera and postmarked on September 14, 1976, in Washington D.C. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250978/
[Memorandum from Maria Olivares to State Council]
Memorandum from Maria Olivares, Acting State Director, directed to State Council members regarding the State Council Meeting. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250987/
[Minutes from the LULAC National Supreme Council Meeting - 1976-06-23]
Minutes from the LULAC National Supreme Council Meeting at the Galvez Hotel in Galveston, Texas on June 23, 1976. Some of the topics discussed at this meeting include the Coor's Company boycott, charter applications, and the 1978 LULAC National Convention. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth251177/
[Minutes from the LULAC National Supreme Council Meeting - 1976-06-27]
Minutes from the LULAC National Supreme Council Meeting at the Flagship Hotel in Galveston, Texas on June 27, 1976. Some of the topics discussed at this meeting include a lawsuit against LULAC and Mr. Douglas Clark, ratification of appointments, and procedural issues between the Supreme Council and the Board of Education. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth251176/
[Notecard listing Texas City LULAC Council members]
Notecard listing Texas City LULAC Council members and their elected positions. Appears to be same list of members mentioned in John J. Herrera's letter of October 2, 1947 to Dr. Jose Maldonado, President General of League of United Latin American Citizens, in Santa Fe, New Mexico. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249914/
[Paul Vera in Galveston]
Photograph of Paul Vera in Galveston, early 1940s. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222180/
[Photograph of Jesus Murillo and family]
Photograph of Jesus Murillo (seated second from right) with his wife and seven children. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222364/
[Poll tax receipt for John J. Herrera, County of Galveston - 1934]
1934 Galveston County poll tax receipt number 14166 for John J. Herrera. It includes demographic information about Herrera and is signed by the deputy of the Harris County Assessor and Collector of Taxes. Date of election is listed on the back. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248417/
[Resolution, LULAC Foundation - June, 1976]
Resolution regarding the LULAC Foundation, signed and submitted by Eduardo Morga and Hank Aquirre. The resolution establishes inclusion of the LULAC Foundation as part of the League of United Latin American Citizens entity to be presided over by a board comprised of members a majority of of which are also Supreme Council Members, and the foundation is accountable to the Supreme Council. The resolution is signed by M. Gonzales and indicates approval on June 1976 by the National Supreme Council. texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250953/
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