[Affidavit from Dolores L. Cisneros - 1954-09-30]

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An affidavit from Dolores Cisneros, the wife of Private Abel Cisneros. Dolores lists the family's monthly living expenses and provides information about her medical condition. The document is not signed and has John J. Herrera as the Harris County Notary Public.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Cisneros, Dolores L. September 30, 1954.

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  • Main Title: [Affidavit from Dolores L. Cisneros - 1954-09-30]
  • Alternate Title: [Affidavit from Dolores L. Cisneros - September 30, 1954]

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An affidavit from Dolores Cisneros, the wife of Private Abel Cisneros. Dolores lists the family's monthly living expenses and provides information about her medical condition. The document is not signed and has John J. Herrera as the Harris County Notary Public.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Private Abel Cisneros Army Discharge Case, 1952-1954

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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 for this collection was provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

John J. Herrera Papers

This collection includes correspondences and personal items of John J. Herrera, a notable lawyer and civil rights advocate for Mexican Americans. Herrera is best known for playing a pivotal role in key cases that desegregated schools and fought the exclusion of Spanish-speaking citizens on juries.

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  • September 30, 1954

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Cisneros, Dolores L. [Affidavit from Dolores L. Cisneros - 1954-09-30], legal document, September 30, 1954; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249546/: accessed May 26, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.