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  Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
 Resource Type: Letter
 Decade: 1960-1969
 Collection: John J. Herrera Papers
[Acknowledgment of receipt of briefs by John J. Herrera - 1969-03-27]

[Acknowledgment of receipt of briefs by John J. Herrera - 1969-03-27]

Date: March 27, 1969
Creator: Scofields' Quality Printers, Inc.
Description: Self-addressed card for Scofields' Quality Printers, Inc. for John J. Herrera to use to verify his receipt of two copies of briefs for a case printed and delivered by that company.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Address list of LULAC Presidents of Houston Councils, 1966]

[Address list of LULAC Presidents of Houston Councils, 1966]

Date: 1966
Creator: unknown
Description: Handwritten address list of Presidents of Houston LULAC Councils, 1966.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Announcement of the formation of PASO, Political Association of Spanish-Speaking Organizations - 1961-04-06]

[Announcement of the formation of PASO, Political Association of Spanish-Speaking Organizations - 1961-04-06]

Date: April 6, 1961
Creator: Garcia, Hector P., -1996 & McCormick, Carlos
Description: Announcement for the formation and naming of the Political Association for Spanish Speaking Organizations (PASO) addressed to all former members of the Viva Kennedy clubs, M.A.P.A., and other interest groups. The new board of directors is given and a call to action urges those interested in setting up local PASO chapters in their communities.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Birthday card from Douglas M. Herrera to John J. Herrera - 1968-04-11]

[Birthday card from Douglas M. Herrera to John J. Herrera - 1968-04-11]

Date: April 11, 1968
Creator: Herrera, Douglas M.
Description: A Hallmark birthday card sent to John J. Herrera from his son, Douglas M. Herrera. The front of the card is an image of a man fishing in a stream and the interior contains printed birthday poem. The card also includes a handwritten message concerning the death of Dr. King and Douglas' belief "The prospects for peace are now the best that have existed in a great while and was all hope that this war will be settled soon."
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Birthday card from Sheppard W. King, III to John J. Herrera -  1967-04-11]

[Birthday card from Sheppard W. King, III to John J. Herrera - 1967-04-11]

Date: April 11, 1967
Creator: King, Sheppard W., III
Description: Birthday card to John J. Herrera from Sheppard W. King with a color illustration on the front cover depicting a cartoon character holding a sign that reads, "We need our Birthdays" and below it the words "I've always felt". The interior of the card consists of a color illustration of bare legs with a belt wrapped around them. The printed text says, "About like a nudist needs a belt! Many happy returns anyway!" The handwritten text in the card reads, "John - be careful - I know it scares the hell out of you when they start getting nude and dropping their chastity belt!!! Happy Birthday -Shep" The digital image also includes the envelope postmarked April 11, 1967
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Campaign letter for John B. Connally from Dan Walton, Chairman of the Harris County Connally for Governor Committee]

[Campaign letter for John B. Connally from Dan Walton, Chairman of the Harris County Connally for Governor Committee]

Date: 1962
Creator: Walton, Dan
Description: Letter from the Chairman of the Harris County Connally for Governor Campaign to fill out and return a card enclosed with the letter as part of supporting Connally. The letter is typed on letterhead for the John Connally for Governor campaign.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Campaign letter from John B. Connally to John J. Herrera - 1962-05-19]

[Campaign letter from John B. Connally to John J. Herrera - 1962-05-19]

Date: May 19, 1962
Creator: Connally, John Bowden, 1917-1993
Description: General letter from John B. Connally to his supporters thanking them for the lead he gained in the primaries and urging their continued dedication during the lead-in to the run-off election. The letter is typed on "John Connally for Governor" letterhead.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Campaign letter from Larry Blackmon for Jim Wright - 1961-02-03]

[Campaign letter from Larry Blackmon for Jim Wright - 1961-02-03]

Date: February 3, 1961
Creator: Blackmon, Larry
Description: Campaign letter from Larry Blackmon, Director of the Jim Wright for U.S. Senate Campaign, Texas headquarters, urging all Houstonians to come to a reception at the Rice Hotel at 4 p.m., Tuesday, February 7, 1961 to honor and support Jim Wright for U.S. Senate.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Campaign Letter from Romeo Vera to members of the League of United Latin American Citizens - 1966-04-27]

[Campaign Letter from Romeo Vera to members of the League of United Latin American Citizens - 1966-04-27]

Date: April 27, 1966
Creator: Vera, Romeo
Description: Campaign letter from Romeo Vera to LULAC members on April 27, 1966, announcing his candidacy for Texas State Director of LULAC and seeking support for his election. the letter also lists Vera's LULAC activities and qualifications for the position.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
[Case file card for Dorothy Whiddon, December 4, 1961]

[Case file card for Dorothy Whiddon, December 4, 1961]

Date: December 4, 1961
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Description: Card containing case information for Dorothy Whiddon. Herrera handled Whiddon divorce from her husband. Herrera's fee was $157.50 and Whiddon had paid in full. The divorce was granted on March 5, 1962.
Contributing Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library
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