[Letter from J. Enrique Salinas to John J. Herrera - 1953-09-14]

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Letter from J. Enrique Salinas thanking John J. Herrera for the letters on his behalf to Senators Lyndon Johnson and Price Daniel. Salinas informs Herrera of his current school studies and promises to live up to the recommendations Herrera had offered of him.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Salinas, J. Enrique September 14, 1953.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from J. Enrique Salinas to John J. Herrera - 1953-09-14]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from J. Enrique Salinas to John J. Herrera - September 14, 1953]

Description

Letter from J. Enrique Salinas thanking John J. Herrera for the letters on his behalf to Senators Lyndon Johnson and Price Daniel. Salinas informs Herrera of his current school studies and promises to live up to the recommendations Herrera had offered of him.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Clippings, and Correspondence with Lyndon Johnson, 1940s-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

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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  • September 14, 1953

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Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • July 23, 2014, 9:20 p.m.

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Salinas, J. Enrique. [Letter from J. Enrique Salinas to John J. Herrera - 1953-09-14], letter, September 14, 1953; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249166/: accessed August 12, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.