[Letter from John J. Herrera to Walter Cooksey - 1977-10-17]

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Letter from John J. Herrera to the Honorable Walter M. Cooksey, Justice of the Peace, to accompany the speeding ticket his daughter, Katherine Luz Herrera, had received, asking to be informed of the minimum fine for said ticket so that Herrera could send a payment for it.

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2 p. ; 35 cm.

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Herrera, John J. October 17, 1977.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from John J. Herrera to Walter Cooksey - 1977-10-17]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from John J. Herrera to Walter Cooksey - October 17, 1977]

Description

Letter from John J. Herrera to the Honorable Walter M. Cooksey, Justice of the Peace, to accompany the speeding ticket his daughter, Katherine Luz Herrera, had received, asking to be informed of the minimum fine for said ticket so that Herrera could send a payment for it.

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2 p. ; 35 cm.

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Legal and General Correspondence of John J. Herrera, 1977

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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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  • October 17, 1977

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • Sept. 12, 2014, 7:31 a.m.

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Herrera, John J. [Letter from John J. Herrera to Walter Cooksey - 1977-10-17], letter, October 17, 1977; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth249840/: accessed December 15, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.