[Letter from John J. Herrera to Susan Lopez - 1950-06-26]

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Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC First National Vice-president, to Susan Lopez, President, LULAC Ladies Council of Falfurrias, Texas, dated June 26, 1950. Herrera acknowledges receipt of Lopez's letter of June 24, 1950, inviting Herrera to attend the installation of the Junior LULAC Council of Falfurrias and Herrera responds that he will attend if his presence is needed.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Herrera, John J. June 26, 1950.

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

Description

Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC First National Vice-president, to Susan Lopez, President, LULAC Ladies Council of Falfurrias, Texas, dated June 26, 1950. Herrera acknowledges receipt of Lopez's letter of June 24, 1950, inviting Herrera to attend the installation of the Junior LULAC Council of Falfurrias and Herrera responds that he will attend if his presence is needed.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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LULAC: John J. Herrera Correspondence and Documents, June-August, 1950

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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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  • June 26, 1950

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  • Oct. 2, 2013, 2:01 p.m.

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Herrera, John J. [Letter from John J. Herrera to Susan Lopez - 1950-06-26], letter, June 26, 1950; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250020/: accessed October 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.