[Letter from Belen Robles to Lyndon B. Johnson - 1965-01-12]

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Letter from Belen Robles, LULAC National Secretary, to President Lyndon B. Johnson, dated January 12, 1965, regarding the observance of LULAC Week and seeking his endorsement of the National LULAC Week Proclamation. Also includes a list of Congressmen that should receive a copy of the proclamation.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Robles, Belen B. January 12, 1965.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Belen Robles to Lyndon B. Johnson - 1965-01-12]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from Belen Robles to Lyndon B. Johnson - January 12, 1965]

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Letter from Belen Robles, LULAC National Secretary, to President Lyndon B. Johnson, dated January 12, 1965, regarding the observance of LULAC Week and seeking his endorsement of the National LULAC Week Proclamation. Also includes a list of Congressmen that should receive a copy of the proclamation.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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LULAC: John J. Herrera Correspondence and Documents re National LULAC Week, 1966

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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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[National LULAC Week Proclamation, 1966] (Text)

[National LULAC Week Proclamation, 1966]

National LULAC Week Proclamation written by the League of United Latin American Citizens, recognizing the work of the League of United Latin American Citizens and proclaiming the week of February 13 - 19, 1966 to be National LULAC Week.

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[National LULAC Week Proclamation, 1966], HPLM_MSS160-b6-f24-24, ark:/67531/metapth250788

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  • January 12, 1965

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • Sept. 3, 2014, 7:41 a.m.

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Robles, Belen B. [Letter from Belen Robles to Lyndon B. Johnson - 1965-01-12], letter, January 12, 1965; (https://texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth250791/: accessed August 21, 2019), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, https://texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.