[Letter from Angel Fraga to Tom Kreneck - 1987-06-01]

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Letter from Angel Z. Fraga to Dr. Tom Kreneck at the Houston Metropolitan Research Center dated June 1, 1987, on letterhead. The letter indicates that Fraga has forwarded a copy of a speech by John J. Herrera. The enclosed speech was given on June 22, 1975, at the first anniversary of the three Hispanic City Judges appointed by Mayor Hofheinz. The enclosure also includes copies of four photographs with captions of the event.

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10 p. : ill. ; 28 cm., 36 cm.

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Fraga, Angel Z. June 1, 1987.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Angel Fraga to Tom Kreneck - 1987-06-01]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from Angel Fraga to Tom Kreneck - June 1, 1987]

Description

Letter from Angel Z. Fraga to Dr. Tom Kreneck at the Houston Metropolitan Research Center dated June 1, 1987, on letterhead. The letter indicates that Fraga has forwarded a copy of a speech by John J. Herrera. The enclosed speech was given on June 22, 1975, at the first anniversary of the three Hispanic City Judges appointed by Mayor Hofheinz. The enclosure also includes copies of four photographs with captions of the event.

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10 p. : ill. ; 28 cm., 36 cm.

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Political Speeches by John J. Herrera on behalf of Candidates, 1940s-1970s

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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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  • June 1, 1987

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • Feb. 16, 2014, 8:26 a.m.

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Fraga, Angel Z. [Letter from Angel Fraga to Tom Kreneck - 1987-06-01], letter, June 1, 1987; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248673/: accessed October 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.