[Letter from J.C. Machuca to John J. Herrera - 1954-01-19]

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Letter to John J. Herrera from J.C. Machuca apologizing for the imposition of a previous request (which is not specified) in a previous letter. Machuca expresses a sense of subtle urgency in his request to Herrera and goes on to thank Herrera for his guidance for the publication of the February 1954 issue of LULAC NEWS.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Machuca, J.C. January 19, 1954.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from J.C. Machuca to John J. Herrera - 1954-01-19]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from J.C. Machuca to John J. Herrera - January 19, 1954]

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Letter to John J. Herrera from J.C. Machuca apologizing for the imposition of a previous request (which is not specified) in a previous letter. Machuca expresses a sense of subtle urgency in his request to Herrera and goes on to thank Herrera for his guidance for the publication of the February 1954 issue of LULAC NEWS.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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LULAC: John J. Herrera Correspondence and Documents, 1954

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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 19, 1954

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Machuca, J.C. [Letter from J.C. Machuca to John J. Herrera - 1954-01-19], letter, January 19, 1954; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250460/: accessed January 22, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.