[Letter from Carlos E. Castañeda to John J. Herrera - 1949-03-12]

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Letter from C. E. Castañeda to John J. Herrera requesting him to find the nearest location of the Chilean Consulate to obtain a visa for him, for his upcoming trip to Chile, Brazil and Argentina. Castañeda has already sent his application for a visa to the Consulates of Brazil and Argentina. On the letter handwritten in pencil: "Hurry, a favor to consider. 8th floor, P5111, New Orleans...Consul of Chile"

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Castañeda, Carlos E. March 12, 1949.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Carlos E. Castañeda to John J. Herrera - 1949-03-12]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from Carlos E. Castañeda to John J. Herrera - March 12, 1949]

Description

Letter from C. E. Castañeda to John J. Herrera requesting him to find the nearest location of the Chilean Consulate to obtain a visa for him, for his upcoming trip to Chile, Brazil and Argentina. Castañeda has already sent his application for a visa to the Consulates of Brazil and Argentina. On the letter handwritten in pencil: "Hurry, a favor to consider. 8th floor, P5111, New Orleans...Consul of Chile"

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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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 for this collection was provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

John J. Herrera Papers

This collection includes correspondences and personal items of John J. Herrera, a notable lawyer and civil rights advocate for Mexican Americans. Herrera is best known for playing a pivotal role in key cases that desegregated schools and fought the exclusion of Spanish-speaking citizens on juries.

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  • March 12, 1949

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • July 26, 2013, 1:23 p.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Castañeda, Carlos E. [Letter from Carlos E. Castañeda to John J. Herrera - 1949-03-12], letter, March 12, 1949; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248718/: accessed March 27, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.