[Letter from Paul Sedillo to Eduardo Morga - 1977-07-26]

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Photocopy of letter from Paul Sedillo, President of LULAC Council 1066, to Eduardo Morga, National President of LULAC, dated July 26, 1977, presenting Articles of Impeachment against Joe Velez, California State Director of LULAC. Attached to the letter is a copy of the Articles of Impeachment notarized on July 30, 1977, citing dereliction of duty and misappropriation of funds.

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8 p. ; 28 cm.

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Sedillo, Paul July 26, 1977.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Paul Sedillo to Eduardo Morga - 1977-07-26]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from Paul Sedillo to Eduardo Morga - July 26, 1977]

Description

Photocopy of letter from Paul Sedillo, President of LULAC Council 1066, to Eduardo Morga, National President of LULAC, dated July 26, 1977, presenting Articles of Impeachment against Joe Velez, California State Director of LULAC. Attached to the letter is a copy of the Articles of Impeachment notarized on July 30, 1977, citing dereliction of duty and misappropriation of funds.

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8 p. ; 28 cm.

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LULAC: Impeachment of Joe Velez and Joseph Benites , 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 for this collection was provided by the Amon Carter Foundation.

John J. Herrera Papers

This collection includes correspondences and personal items of John J. Herrera, a notable lawyer and civil rights advocate for Mexican Americans. Herrera is best known for playing a pivotal role in key cases that desegregated schools and fought the exclusion of Spanish-speaking citizens on juries.

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This letter is an accompaniment to the articles of impeachment filed against Joe Velez.

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[Letter from Paul Sedillo to Eduardo Morga - 1977-07-26], HPLM_MSS160-b8-f10-06, ark:/67531/metapth251290

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  • July 26, 1977
  • July 30, 1977

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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Sedillo, Paul. [Letter from Paul Sedillo to Eduardo Morga - 1977-07-26], letter, July 26, 1977; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth251286/: accessed April 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.