[Letter from Blas M. Salinas to John J. Herrera - 1950-06-26]

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Letter from Blas M. Salinas, LULAC Executive Secretary-Legal Adviser, to John J. Herrera dated June 26, 1950. Information about the installation of the Falfurrias, Texas, Junior LULAC Council on July 2, 1950.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Salinas, Blas M. June 26, 1950.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Blas M. Salinas to John J. Herrera - 1950-06-26]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from Blas M. Salinas to John J. Herrera - June 26, 1950]

Description

Letter from Blas M. Salinas, LULAC Executive Secretary-Legal Adviser, to John J. Herrera dated June 26, 1950. Information about the installation of the Falfurrias, Texas, Junior LULAC Council on July 2, 1950.

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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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  • June 26, 1950

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • Sept. 30, 2013, 5:03 a.m.

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Salinas, Blas M. [Letter from Blas M. Salinas to John J. Herrera - 1950-06-26], letter, June 26, 1950; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250019/: accessed February 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.