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[Letter from John J. Herrera to Josie Falcon - 1951-07-26]

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Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, National Organizer for LULAC, to Josie Falcon of Corpus Christi, Texas, dated July 26, 1951. Falcon accepts an invitation to speak at upcoming National LULAC Convention on August 11, 1951.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Herrera, John J. July 26, 1951.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from John J. Herrera to Josie Falcon - 1951-07-26]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from John J. Herrera to Josie Falcon - July 26, 1951]

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Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, National Organizer for LULAC, to Josie Falcon of Corpus Christi, Texas, dated July 26, 1951. Falcon accepts an invitation to speak at upcoming National LULAC Convention on August 11, 1951.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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LULAC: John J. Herrera Correspondence, Documents, and Clippings, January-July, 1951

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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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  • July 26, 1951

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • Jan. 30, 2014, 10:13 a.m.

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Herrera, John J. [Letter from John J. Herrera to Josie Falcon - 1951-07-26], letter, July 26, 1951; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250181/: accessed December 12, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.