[Letter from Jim Wright to Richard Bela - 1968-05-02]

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Letter from Jim Wright, 12th District, Texas, to Richard Bela, President, LULAC Council, 11041, Washington D.C., regarding the civil rights bill.

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4 p. ; 27 cm.

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Wright, Jim, 1922- May 2, 1968.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Jim Wright to Richard Bela - 1968-05-02]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from Jim Wright to Richard Bela - May 2, 1968]

Description

Letter from Jim Wright, 12th District, Texas, to Richard Bela, President, LULAC Council, 11041, Washington D.C., regarding the civil rights bill.

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4 p. ; 27 cm.

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Correspondence to & from, and Documents re Jim Wright, 1960s

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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

Correspondence 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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  • May 2, 1968

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • Dec. 11, 2013, 1:30 p.m.

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Wright, Jim, 1922-. [Letter from Jim Wright to Richard Bela - 1968-05-02], letter, May 2, 1968; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249051/: accessed May 18, 2024), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Hoston History Research Center at Houston Public Library.

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