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[Fort Worth S.S. Junior Boy's Class]

Description: Photograph of a Junior Boy's Class in the Fort Worth school district. The young boys are wearing dress pants, white button-down shirts, white polo shirts, overalls, and belts. They are lined up in three rows for a class picture; the boys on the bottom row are sitting on the ground. Trees, rocks, and shrubs are visible in the background. There is a handwritten note on the back of the photograph that reads "Jr. Boy's S.S. Class Fort Worth, S.S.", as well as a stamp that indicates the photograph was printed by Renfro's Quality Photo Finishing.
Date: unknown
Partner: Austin Presbyterian Theological Seminary

[Funeral Program for Lori Gail Young, March 4, 2008]

Description: Funeral program for Lori Gail Young, born January 9, 1959 and died February 29, 2008. The first funeral service was held March 4, 2008 at Victory Gospel Chapel. The second funeral service was held March 8, 2008 at East Saint Paul Baptist Church in Fort Worth, Texas, officiated by Reverend Carl W. Nealy. Funeral arrangements were made through Carter Taylor Williams Mortuary, and she was buried in Cedar Hill Memorial Park in Fort Worth, Texas.
Date: March 4, 2008
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Letter from Andrew Espinosa, Jr. to John J. Herrera - 1953-10-09]

Description: Letter with envelope from Andrew S. A. Espinosa, Jr., Assistant Secretary and Treasurer of LULAC Council in Fort Worth, Texas, to John J. Herrera, dated October 9, 1953. Espinosa, Jr. discusses the Fort Worth LULAC Council possibly hosting the Regional LULAC Convention. Espinosa, Jr. also extends an invitation to attend an upcoming meeting in Fort Worth.
Date: October 9, 1953
Creator: Espinosa, Andrew, Jr.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from David Lynn to Price Daniel - 1953-05-21]

Description: Letter from David Lynn, Architect of the Capitol, Washington, D.C., to Senator Price Daniel dated May 21, 1953. This letter certifies that the enclosed flag was flown over the United States Capitol. A handwritten note, initialed by John J. Herrera, states that the flag was presented to the Ft. Worth LULAC Council Number 231.
Date: May 21, 1953
Creator: Lynn, David
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Frank M. Pinedo to Joe Ortiz - 1953-03-30]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from Frank M. Pinedo to Joe Ortiz, LULAC Fort Worth District Governor in Fort Worth, Texas, dated March 30, 1953. Ortiz is encouraged to work on organizing a LULAC council in Fort Worth and surrounding towns.
Date: March 30, 1953
Creator: Pinedo, Frank M.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Joe Ortiz to John J. Herrera - 1953]

Description: Letter from Joe Ortiz of Fort Worth, Texas, to John J. Herrera, LULAC Past National President, dated 1953. This letter discusses the Fort Worth LULAC Council and events and originally had a clipping enclosed about the G. I. Forum.
Date: 1953
Creator: Ortiz, Joe
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Joe Ortiz - 1953-01-08]

Description: Copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC National President to Joe Ortiz of Fort Worth, Texas dated January 8, 1953. Herrera offers to travel to Fort Worth, Dallas and Wichita Falls to help organize LULAC councils for these areas.
Date: January 8, 1953
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Joe Ortiz - 1953-04-28]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC National President, to Joe Ortiz, LULAC Fort Worth District Governor, dated April 28, 1953. This letter discusses how Ortiz is coming along organizing a LULAC Council in Fort Worth, Texas.
Date: April 28, 1953
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Joe Ortiz - 1953-05-07]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC National President, to Joe Ortiz of Ft. Worth, Texas, dated May 7, 1953. Herrera discusses program and events pertaining to LULAC meeting in Fort Worth, Texas, on Monday, May 11, 1953.
Date: May 7, 1953
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Joe Ortiz - 1953-07-23]

Description: Carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC Immediate Past national President, to Joe Ortiz, LULAC District Governor of Fort Worth, Texas, dated July 23, 1953, on LULAC letterhead. Herrera outlines details of a LULAC Council meeting in Fort Worth on August 2, 1953, where an American flag flown over the Capitol will be presented by Senator Price Daniel. Original enclosures were copies of letters to Senator Daniel and Neville G. Penrose, Chairman of the Good Neighbor Commission of Texas.
Date: July 23, 1953
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Neville G. Penrose - 1953-07-23]

Description: Copy of a letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC Immediate Past National President, to Neville G. Penrose, Chairman of the Good Neighbor Commission of Texas, dated July 23, 1953. Herrera send Penrose an invitation to attend the Fort Worth, Texas LULAC Council meeting on August 2, 1953 as Guest of Honor and to be conferred with an Honorary LULAC Membership. Herrera also informs Penrose that Alberto Almendariz is the new national president of LULAC.
Date: July 23, 1953
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Price Daniel - 1953-07-23]

Description: Copy of a letter from John J. Herrera, LULAC Immediate Past National President, to Senator Price Daniel, dated July 23, 1953. Herrera sends an invitation to Senator Daniel to attend the Fort Worth LULAC Council meeting on August 2, 1953 to present the flag flown over Capitol to the council members.
Date: July 23, 1953
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Malcolm D. McLean to John J. Herrera - 1977-10-04]

Description: Letter from Malcolm D. McLean, a professor of Spanish and history at the University of Texas at Arlington, offering John J. Herrera a chance to order McLean's upcoming book. McLean explains that he spoke with someone earlier in the month who was a descendent of Francisco Ruiz, who features in the book prominently, but neglected to note that man's name and address.
Date: October 4, 1977
Creator: McLean, Malcolm D.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library