[Letter from John J. Herrera to Mrs. Pomposo Vega - 1953-01-30]

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Onionskin carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC National President, to Mrs. Pomposo Vega, President of the Deming Ladies LULAC Council Number 224, Deming, New Mexico, dated January 30, 1953. Herrera explains a mixup in assigning new LULAC council numbers and sets out schedule for paying dues.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Herrera, John J. January 30, 1953.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from John J. Herrera to Mrs. Pomposo Vega - 1953-01-30]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from John J. Herrera to Mrs. Pomposo Vega - January 30, 1953]

Description

Onionskin carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC National President, to Mrs. Pomposo Vega, President of the Deming Ladies LULAC Council Number 224, Deming, New Mexico, dated January 30, 1953. Herrera explains a mixup in assigning new LULAC council numbers and sets out schedule for paying dues.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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LULAC: John J. Herrera Correspondence and Documents as National President, January-March, 1953

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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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  • January 30, 1953

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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Herrera, John J. [Letter from John J. Herrera to Mrs. Pomposo Vega - 1953-01-30], letter, January 30, 1953; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250313/: accessed September 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.