[Letter from Price Daniel to John J. Herrera - 1959-04-16]

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Letter from Governor Price Daniel thanking John J. Herrera for his recommendations of Judges Jimmie Duncan and Wendell A. Odom, though Daniel explains that he already has some "long-standing commitments" for appointments. The letter is typed on paper with a Executive Department Austin, Texas letterhead.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Daniel, Price April 16, 1959.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Price Daniel to John J. Herrera - 1959-04-16]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from Price Daniel to John J. Herrera - April 16, 1959]

Description

Letter from Governor Price Daniel thanking John J. Herrera for his recommendations of Judges Jimmie Duncan and Wendell A. Odom, though Daniel explains that he already has some "long-standing commitments" for appointments. The letter is typed on paper with a Executive Department Austin, Texas letterhead.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Misc. Correspondence with Price Daniel

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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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  • April 16, 1959

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • Dec. 9, 2013, 11:32 a.m.

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Daniel, Price. [Letter from Price Daniel to John J. Herrera - 1959-04-16], letter, April 16, 1959; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249193/: accessed June 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.