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[Acknowledgment of receipt of briefs by John J. Herrera - 1969-03-27]

Description: Self-addressed card for Scofields' Quality Printers, Inc. for John J. Herrera to use to verify his receipt of two copies of briefs for a case printed and delivered by that company.
Date: March 27, 1969
Creator: Scofields' Quality Printers, Inc.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Animal Experiment Progress Report by Meyer Bodansky - February 1941]

Description: Experiment report by Dr. Meyer Bodansky discussing the use of certain chemicals and compounds in an experiment on rats. Dr. Bodansky notes the health and activity level of the rats and any interesting occurrences in the rat population. He notes that the rats seem healthy and none have died. Dr. Bodansky tells of his interest in the possibility of future experiments involving sodium sulfoacetate.
Date: February 15, 1941
Creator: Bodansky, Meyer, 1896-1941
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Announcement of the formation of PASO, Political Association of Spanish-Speaking Organizations - 1961-04-06]

Description: Announcement for the formation and naming of the Political Association for Spanish Speaking Organizations (PASO) addressed to all former members of the Viva Kennedy clubs, M.A.P.A., and other interest groups. The new board of directors is given and a call to action urges those interested in setting up local PASO chapters in their communities.
Date: April 6, 1961
Creator: Garcia, Hector P., -1996 & McCormick, Carlos
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Anonymous letter]

Description: Anonymous, undated letter referencing a case of molestation by Latin-American "thugs." It mentions ex-servicemen willing to form vigilante committees to handle the situation.
Date: unknown
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Anonymous letter to John Herrera - 1950-03-06]

Description: Anonymous letter to John J. Herrera regarding issue of having a special police squad for Latin-Americans.
Date: March 6, 1950
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Article about the Death of Meyer Bodansky]

Description: Article about the death of Dr. Meyer Bodansky, reprinted from Surgery Magazine out of St. Louis, Missouri, describing Dr. Bodansky's life and successes.
Date: unknown
Creator: Surgery Today, Inc.
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Attachment to letter from John J. Herrera to J.C. Machuca - 1954-01-19]

Description: Attachment to a letter from John J. Herrera to the Honorable J.C. Machuca where at the request of Machuca, Herrera summarizes his accomplishments as National President of LULAC. This attachment includes mention of the increase in the expansion of the organization as well as council formation, widespread increase in LULAC awareness, LULAC's involvement with the fight against the Pecos Texas School segregation and collaboration with other Latin American organizations.
Date: January 19, 1954
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Birthday card]

Description: Birthday card designed by Kwik Kopy, from daughter to "Pop" (presumably John J. Herrera).
Date: unknown
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Birthday card from B.B., Juanita, & Jr. to John J. Herrera]

Description: Birthday card to John J. Herrera from his brother's family. The note is signed by "B.B." and wishes Herrera well and urges him to consider attending the Fall Gospel Men's Meetings.
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, Albert B.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Birthday card from Buddy Hancock]

Description: Birthday card depicting Abraham Lincoln's Home, Springfield, Illinois. Signed by Buddy Hancock.
Date: unknown
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Birthday card from Buddy Hancock and Hollis Waldt to John J. Herrera]

Description: Birthday card signed "Buddy Hancock & Hollis Waldt." The cover of the card is a painting of the historic Capitol building at Williamsburg, Virginia, and a summary of the building's history is given inside the card.
Date: unknown
Creator: Posty Cards
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Birthday card from Douglas M. Herrera to John J. Herrera - 1968-04-11]

Description: A Hallmark birthday card sent to John J. Herrera from his son, Douglas M. Herrera. The front of the card is an image of a man fishing in a stream and the interior contains printed birthday poem. The card also includes a handwritten message concerning the death of Dr. King and Douglas' belief "The prospects for peace are now the best that have existed in a great while and was all hope that this war will be settled soon."
Date: April 11, 1968
Creator: Herrera, Douglas M.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Birthday card from Jackie]

Description: Birthday card signed by "Jackie."
Date: unknown
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Birthday card from Lee to John J. Herrera]

Description: Birthday card to John J. Herrera from his friend "Lee." There is a short handwritten message appended to the pre-printed message on the card.
Date: unknown
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Birthday card from Lee to John J. Herrera]

Description: Birthday card to John J. Herrera ("Juanito") from his friend Lee.
Date: unknown
Creator: GJC Exclusive Collection Rose Pastels
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Birthday card from Sheppard W. King, III to John J. Herrera - 1967-04-11]

Description: Birthday card to John J. Herrera from Sheppard W. King with a color illustration on the front cover depicting a cartoon character holding a sign that reads, "We need our Birthdays" and below it the words "I've always felt". The interior of the card consists of a color illustration of bare legs with a belt wrapped around them. The printed text says, "About like a nudist needs a belt! Many happy returns anyway!" The handwritten text in the card reads, "John - be careful - I know it scares the hell out of you when they start getting nude and dropping their chastity belt!!! Happy Birthday -Shep" The digital image also includes the envelope postmarked April 11, 1967
Date: April 11, 1967
Creator: King, Sheppard W., III
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Birthday card from Silvia and John Cisneros - 1970-04-12]

Description: Birthday card from Silvia and John Cisneros dated April 12, 1970. The front of the card is a floral design with red, pink, orange and yellow flowers with the text "From Both of Us on Your Birthday" written in gold leaf. The interior of the card contains printed text "We couldn't count the many things we wish for you, good health, good luck, and happiness are only just a few -- for you deserve the very best in all that brings you cheer, with birthdays growing happier with every passing year!" The card is signed "Love your god-children, Silvia & John Cisneros".
Date: April 12, 1970
Creator: Cisneros, Silvia & Cisneros, John
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Black Coalition on Mass Media Minutes - July 16, 1978]

Description: Typed minutes for a July 1978 meeting of the Black Coalition on Mass Media (BCMM). It gives information on topics discusses, members in attendance, and other pertinent details.
Date: July 16, 1978
Creator: McCullen, Joyce
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Blank letterhead for Governor John B. Connally]

Description: Blank sheet of letterhead for the Governor John B. Connally Harris County Campaign Headquarters.
Date: unknown
Creator: Governor John Connally Harris County Campaign Headquarters
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Brochure for the North Texas Medical Meeting]

Description: Brochure for the North Texas Medical Meeting. The brochure describes general information about where the conference will be held, activities outside of the conference, and travel accommodations.
Date: unknown
Creator: North Texas Medical Meeting
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Bulletin from National LULAC President to all LULAC Councils - 1951]

Description: Special Bulletin from the National LULAC President to all LULAC Councils, with handwritten date of 1951. The subject of this bulletin is "National Convention Additional Information." The bulletin focuses on delegate certification prior to the 1951 LULAC National Convention. The bulletin also covers details of reception and room reservations for the convention.
Date: 1951
Creator: National LULAC President
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library