[Press release from Hector P. Garcia of the American GI Forum - 1969-10-31]

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Press release from Hector P. Garcia to all members of the American GI Forum of U.S., stating that he is of the opinion that the entire judiciary system in California needs a reform to get the trust and respect of Mexican Americans and minority groups in California.

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6 p. ; 28 cm.

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Garcia, Hector P., -1996 October 31, 1969.

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  • Main Title: [Press release from Hector P. Garcia of the American GI Forum - 1969-10-31]
  • Alternate Title: [Press release from Hector P. Garcia of the American GI Forum - October 31, 1969]

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Press release from Hector P. Garcia to all members of the American GI Forum of U.S., stating that he is of the opinion that the entire judiciary system in California needs a reform to get the trust and respect of Mexican Americans and minority groups in California.

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6 p. ; 28 cm.

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Dr. Hector P. Garcia & G.I. Forum, 1950s-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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  • October 31, 1969

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Garcia, Hector P., -1996. [Press release from Hector P. Garcia of the American GI Forum - 1969-10-31], text, October 31, 1969; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth248802/: accessed November 14, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.