[Affidavit from Ernest Rosales - 1957-11-06]

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Witness testimony giving Ernest Rosales's account of the night of November 1, 1957, describing Rosales and his friends being engaged in a fight with some other men, during which shots were fired. Second page of testimony is not included here.

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2 p. ; 35 cm.

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Rosales, Ernest November 6, 1957.

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  • Main Title: [Affidavit from Ernest Rosales - 1957-11-06]
  • Alternate Title: [Affidavit from Ernest Rosales - November 6, 1957]

Description

Witness testimony giving Ernest Rosales's account of the night of November 1, 1957, describing Rosales and his friends being engaged in a fight with some other men, during which shots were fired. Second page of testimony is not included here.

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2 p. ; 35 cm.

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Legal Documents and General Correspondence of John J. Herrera, 1950s

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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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  • November 6, 1957

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Rosales, Ernest. [Affidavit from Ernest Rosales - 1957-11-06], legal document, November 6, 1957; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249623/: accessed September 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.