[League of United Latin American Citizens Charter Amendment - 1939-06-19]

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Document is an amendment to the League of United Latin American Citizens Charter dated June 19, 1939. The amendment serves to extend the corporation's territorial limits from "the State of Texas," as indicated in the original charter, to "the United States of America." It is signed by officers of LULAC as well as a notary public.

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6 p. ; 36 cm.

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League of United Latin American Citizens June 19, 1939.

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  • Main Title: [League of United Latin American Citizens Charter Amendment - 1939-06-19]
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Document is an amendment to the League of United Latin American Citizens Charter dated June 19, 1939. The amendment serves to extend the corporation's territorial limits from "the State of Texas," as indicated in the original charter, to "the United States of America." It is signed by officers of LULAC as well as a notary public.

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6 p. ; 36 cm.

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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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  • June 19, 1939

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League of United Latin American Citizens. [League of United Latin American Citizens Charter Amendment - 1939-06-19], legal document, June 19, 1939; (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth251497/: accessed January 16, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library.