[Letter from John J. Herrera to Fred M. Valdez and William D. Bonilla - 1961-11-16]

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Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to Fred M. Valdez, National President of League of United Latin American Citizens, and William D. Bonilla, State Director of LULAC, dated November 16, 1961, and printed on "Law Offices of John J. Herrera" letterhead. The letter conveys the details of the reformation of LULAC Council No. 189 in Eagle Lake, Texas, and lists the temporary officers elected.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Herrera, John J. November 16, 1961.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from John J. Herrera to Fred M. Valdez and William D. Bonilla - 1961-11-16]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from John J. Herrera to Fred M. Valdez and William D. Bonilla - November 16, 1961]

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Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to Fred M. Valdez, National President of League of United Latin American Citizens, and William D. Bonilla, State Director of LULAC, dated November 16, 1961, and printed on "Law Offices of John J. Herrera" letterhead. The letter conveys the details of the reformation of LULAC Council No. 189 in Eagle Lake, Texas, and lists the temporary officers elected.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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LULAC: John J. Herrera Correspondence & Documents, 1961

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  • [Draft of letter from John J. Herrera to Fred M. Valdez and William D. Bonilla], HPLM_MSS160-b6-f14-16, ark:/67531/metapth250629

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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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[Draft of letter from John J. Herrera to Fred M. Valdez and William D. Bonilla] (Letter)

[Draft of letter from John J. Herrera to Fred M. Valdez and William D. Bonilla]

Draft of a letter from John J. Herrera directed to Fred M. Valdez, National President of LULAC, and William D. Bonilla, State Director of LULAC. The letter is handwritten in ink on lined, legal paper. The letter conveys the details of the reformation of LULAC Council No. 189 in Eagle Lake, Texas, and lists the temporary officers elected.

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[Draft of letter from John J. Herrera to Fred M. Valdez and William D. Bonilla], HPLM_MSS160-b6-f14-16, ark:/67531/metapth250629

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  • November 16, 1961

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • Feb. 10, 2014, 7:45 a.m.

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Herrera, John J. [Letter from John J. Herrera to Fred M. Valdez and William D. Bonilla - 1961-11-16], letter, November 16, 1961; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250642/: accessed September 19, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.