[Letter from John B. Connally to John J. Herrera - 1963-01-23]

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Letter from Governor John B. Connally thanking John J. Herrera for his congratulations and promising to help Herrera's son find a job when one comes available.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

Creation Information

Connally, John Bowden, 1917-1993 January 23, 1960.

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Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

The Houston Metropolitan Research Center (HMRC) features two of its extensive collections: The John J. Herrera Papers and The Mexican American Family and Photo Collection.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from John B. Connally to John J. Herrera - 1963-01-23]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from John B, Connally to John J. Herrera - January 23, 1963]

Description

Letter from Governor John B. Connally thanking John J. Herrera for his congratulations and promising to help Herrera's son find a job when one comes available.

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2 p. ; 28 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 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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  • January 23, 1960

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Added to The Portal to Texas History

  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • Dec. 19, 2013, 8:33 a.m.

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Citations, Rights, Re-Use

Connally, John Bowden, 1917-1993. [Letter from John B. Connally to John J. Herrera - 1963-01-23], letter, January 23, 1960; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249647/: accessed January 18, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.