[Telegram to Price Daniel, page 1 - August 17, 1954]

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Page one of telegram sent to Price Daniel on August 17, 1954. The telegram references Private Abel Cisneros's application for hardship discharge submitted on August 3, 1954.

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2 p. ; 15 x 20 cm.

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United States. Army. August 17, 1954.

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  • Alternate Title: [Telegram to Price Daniel, page one - 1954-08-17]
  • Alternate Title: [Telegram to Price Daniel, page one - August 17, 1954]
  • Main Title: [Telegram to Price Daniel, page 1 - August 17, 1954]
  • Alternate Title: [Telegram to Price Daniel, page 1 - 1954-08-17]

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Page one of telegram sent to Price Daniel on August 17, 1954. The telegram references Private Abel Cisneros's application for hardship discharge submitted on August 3, 1954.

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2 p. ; 15 x 20 cm.

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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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[Telegram to Price Daniel, page 2 - August 17, 1954] (Letter)

[Telegram to Price Daniel, page 2 - August 17, 1954]

Page two of telegram sent to Price Daniel on August 17, 1954. The telegram references Private Abel Cisneros's application for hardship discharge submitted on August 3, 1954. Handwritten on back: "1954 Aug 17 PM 8 58."

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[Telegram to Price Daniel, page two - 1954-08-17], HPLM_MSS160-b4-f03-04, ark:/67531/metapth249512

[Letter from Jake Jacobsen to John J. Herrera - 1954-08-20] (Letter)

[Letter from Jake Jacobsen to John J. Herrera - 1954-08-20]

Letter from Jake Jacobsen to John J. Herrera informing Herrera about a telegram received by Senator Price Daniel. The telegram was from the Commanding General at Fort Bliss regarding the hardship discharge application for Private Abel Cisneros.

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[Letter from Jake Jacobsen to John J. Herrera - 1954-08-20], HPLM_MSS160-b4-f03-23, ark:/67531/metapth249531

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  • August 17, 1954

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • Dec. 11, 2017, 8:01 p.m.

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United States. Army. [Telegram to Price Daniel, page 1 - August 17, 1954], letter, August 17, 1954; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249511/: accessed July 16, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.