[Memorandum from Roberto Ornelas to LULAC Supreme Council members and all Council Presidents - 1977-02-08]

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Memorandum from Roberto Ornelas, Chairman of the LULAC Foundation, dated February 8, 1977, and directed to Supreme Council members and all Council Presidents of League of United Latin American Citizens. The memo is regarding a $50,00 grant for the establishment of a LULAC office in Denver, Colorado and the search for a new Executive Director and Executive Secretary of that office.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Ornelas, Roberto February 8, 1977.

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  • Main Title: [Memorandum from Roberto Ornelas to LULAC Supreme Council members and all Council Presidents - 1977-02-08]
  • Alternate Title: [Memorandum from Roberto Ornelas to LULAC Supreme Council members and all Council Presidents - February 8, 1977]

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Memorandum from Roberto Ornelas, Chairman of the LULAC Foundation, dated February 8, 1977, and directed to Supreme Council members and all Council Presidents of League of United Latin American Citizens. The memo is regarding a $50,00 grant for the establishment of a LULAC office in Denver, Colorado and the search for a new Executive Director and Executive Secretary of that office.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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LULAC: John J. Herrera Correspondence & Legal Documents are Nation Legal Advisor, January – March 1977

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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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  • February 8, 1977

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Ornelas, Roberto. [Memorandum from Roberto Ornelas to LULAC Supreme Council members and all Council Presidents - 1977-02-08], letter, February 8, 1977; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth251050/: accessed December 17, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.