[Letter from Shirley Greenly Macias to the family of John J. Herrera - 1987-01-27]

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Letter from Shirley Green Macias, Assistant Editor of the Texas Bar Journal, to the family of John J. Herrera, printed on organization letterhead and dated January 27, 1987. The letter offers condolences on the death of John J. Herrera and asks for information so that a memorial can be published in the next issue of the journal. A self addressed stamped envelope is included for response.

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4 p. ; 28 cm., with envelope 10 x 23 cm.

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Macias, Shirley Greenly January 27, 1987.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Shirley Greenly Macias to the family of John J. Herrera - 1987-01-27]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from Shirley Greenly Macias to the family of John J. Herrera - January 27, 1987]

Description

Letter from Shirley Green Macias, Assistant Editor of the Texas Bar Journal, to the family of John J. Herrera, printed on organization letterhead and dated January 27, 1987. The letter offers condolences on the death of John J. Herrera and asks for information so that a memorial can be published in the next issue of the journal. A self addressed stamped envelope is included for response.

Physical Description

4 p. ; 28 cm., with envelope 10 x 23 cm.

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News Articles and Correspondence relating to the Death of John J. Herrera, 1986-1987

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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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  • January 27, 1987

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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Macias, Shirley Greenly. [Letter from Shirley Greenly Macias to the family of John J. Herrera - 1987-01-27], letter, January 27, 1987; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248696/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.