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 County: Travis County, TX
 Collection: John J. Herrera Papers
[Letter to John J. Herrera - 1955-02-15]

[Letter to John J. Herrera - 1955-02-15]

Date: February 15, 1955
Creator: unknown
Description: Letter to John J. Herrera, from unspecific League of United Latina American Citizens source, dated February 15, 1955, in regards to the declaration by the Supreme Council that the offices of the National Organizer and the National Chaplain are vacant and inactive. The author of the letter states "I hope that the action taken by the Supreme Council will not keep you from working very closely with me on LULAC matters [...] I would like to appoint you as a Chairman of a National Committee to study ways and means of increasing the educational opportunities that are available to persons of Spanish extraction."
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Newsflash from KCOR, June 15, 1948]

Newsflash from KCOR, June 15, 1948]

Date: June 15, 1948
Creator: KCOR
Description: Newsflash from KCOR radio station, reporting on news from Austin, Texas, from Raoul A. Cortez, President of the League of United Latin American Citizens. Judge Ben H. Rice, Jr., from the Federal Court in Austin, has ordered a statewide ban on segregation of Mexican-American children in Texas schools, stating that the practice is unconstitutional and violates the 14th Amendment.
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