[Letter from Kika de la Garza to John J. Herrera - 1975-09-26]

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Letter from Kika de la Garza to John J. Herrera, dated September 26, 1975. The letter references HR 8713 and includes an attached letter from Commissioner L.F. Chapman, Jr. of the Immigration and Naturalization Service that details HR 8713.

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4 p. ; 27 cm.

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De la Garza, E. September 26, 1975.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Kika de la Garza to John J. Herrera - 1975-09-26]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from Kika de la Garza to John J. Herrera - September 26, 1975]

Description

Letter from Kika de la Garza to John J. Herrera, dated September 26, 1975. The letter references HR 8713 and includes an attached letter from Commissioner L.F. Chapman, Jr. of the Immigration and Naturalization Service that details HR 8713.

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4 p. ; 27 cm.

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Correspondence with Kika De La Garza

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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 26, 1975

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Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • Nov. 18, 2014, 10:45 a.m.

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De la Garza, E. [Letter from Kika de la Garza to John J. Herrera - 1975-09-26], letter, September 26, 1975; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249361/: accessed September 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.