[Letter from Jack Vargas to John J. Herrera - 1979-03-11]

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Letter from Jack Vargas to John J. Herrera, dated March 11, 1979, and printed on League of United Latin American Citizens letterhead. The letter invites Herrera to the 5th Annual LULAC Banquet and instructs him on the need for prior reservations.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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Vargas, Jack March 11, 1979.

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  • Main Title: [Letter from Jack Vargas to John J. Herrera - 1979-03-11]
  • Alternate Title: [Letter from Jack Vargas to John J. Herrera - March 11, 1979]

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Letter from Jack Vargas to John J. Herrera, dated March 11, 1979, and printed on League of United Latin American Citizens letterhead. The letter invites Herrera to the 5th Annual LULAC Banquet and instructs him on the need for prior reservations.

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2 p. ; 28 cm.

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LULAC: John J. Herrera Correspondence and Documents, January-June 1979

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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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  • March 11, 1979

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  • Sept. 5, 2012, 6:20 a.m.

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  • Sept. 6, 2013, 7:38 a.m.

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Vargas, Jack. [Letter from Jack Vargas to John J. Herrera - 1979-03-11], letter, March 11, 1979; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth251422/: accessed December 15, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.