[Letter from Lauro Cruz to Jesse Bocanegra - 1969-05-27]

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Letter from Lauro Cruz, State Representative, House of Representatives, Austin, Texas, to Jesse Bocanegra of Houston, Texas, thanking him for the samples of candy sent through his secretary. He also enclosed a resolution by the House of Representatives, recognizing the hard work and success of the Bocanegra brothers, and carrying on the tradition of the Bocanegra family.

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6 p. ; 25 cm., 35 cm.

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Cruz, Lauro May 27, 1969.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Lauro Cruz to Jesse Bocanegra - 1969-05-27]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from Lauro Cruz to Jesse Bocanegra - May 27, 1969]

Description

Letter from Lauro Cruz, State Representative, House of Representatives, Austin, Texas, to Jesse Bocanegra of Houston, Texas, thanking him for the samples of candy sent through his secretary. He also enclosed a resolution by the House of Representatives, recognizing the hard work and success of the Bocanegra brothers, and carrying on the tradition of the Bocanegra family.

Physical Description

6 p. ; 25 cm., 35 cm.

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MSS0282.049 Bocanegra Collection

The Resolution (H.S.R. No. 448) presented to the Bocanegra brothers by the Speaker of the House and signed, was adopted by Dorothy Hallman, Chief Clerk of the House and signed on May 20, 1969 with a seal.

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Texas Cultures Online

Texas Cultures Online features local history materials from eighteen institutions depicting the diverse cultures of Texas during the 19th and 20th centuries. Funding provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

The Mexican American Family and Photo Collection

These photographs depict Mexican American families, individuals, business and work experiences, festivals and community events, daily life and individual achievements within the scope of Texas history.

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  • May 27, 1969

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  • June 5, 2012, 9:44 p.m.

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  • July 11, 2013, 9:22 a.m.

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Cruz, Lauro. [Letter from Lauro Cruz to Jesse Bocanegra - 1969-05-27], letter, May 27, 1969; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth222333/: accessed August 16, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.