Highlights at San Jacinto Day celebration here

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Newspaper clipping of an article covering the San Jacinto Day Celebration published on April 22, 1942. The article is pasted on a piece of brown paper along with John J. Herrera's business card that lists his profession as "Notary Public, Income Tax Work". The article includes four photographs including one of John J. Herrera holding a memorial wreath.

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1 newspaper clipping : ill.; 32 cm.

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Creator: Unknown. April 22, 1942.

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Newspaper clipping of an article covering the San Jacinto Day Celebration published on April 22, 1942. The article is pasted on a piece of brown paper along with John J. Herrera's business card that lists his profession as "Notary Public, Income Tax Work". The article includes four photographs including one of John J. Herrera holding a memorial wreath.

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1 newspaper clipping : ill.; 32 cm.

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Clipping re: John J. Herrera Participation in San Jacinto Celebration, 1940s-1950s

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  • Houston Chronicle, April 22, 1942

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  • Publication Title: Houston Chronicle
  • Edition: April 22, 1942

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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.

John J. Herrera Papers

Correspondences and personal items of John J. Herrera, a notable lawyer and civil rights advocate for Mexican Americans. Known for his role in desegregating schools, he fought the exclusion of Spanish-speaking citizens on juries.

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  • April 22, 1942

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • Nov. 24, 2014, 1:27 p.m.

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Highlights at San Jacinto Day celebration here, clipping, April 22, 1942; Houston, TX. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248662/: accessed November 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.