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[1962 Confirmation]

Description: Black and white photograph of a Confirmation class dressed in religious robes, standing on the steps of Danevang Lutheran Church. The group consists of three girls, one of whom wears glasses. The three boys each sport a bow tie. A window is visible to the right of the group. A portion of the image is missing due to the lifting of a previously affixed label.
Date: 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Bernice Kinkaid in law office of John J. Herrera]

Description: Photograph of Bernice Kinkaid in law office of John J. Herrera, 1962. Bernice Kinkaid stands behind a floral arrangement. Text on floral arrangement ribbons: "In memoriam LULAC"
Date: April 21, 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Campaign letter from John B. Connally to John J. Herrera - 1962-05-19]

Description: General letter from John B. Connally to his supporters thanking them for the lead he gained in the primaries and urging their continued dedication during the lead-in to the run-off election. The letter is typed on "John Connally for Governor" letterhead.
Date: May 19, 1962
Creator: Connally, John Bowden, 1917-1993
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Connally jumps on 'outsiders' meddling'

Description: Article about a rally in Amarillo at which John B. Connally decried "'out-of-state' meddling in Texas politics" as a counter to his opponent's charges that he represented Eastern interests.
Date: May 23, 1962
Creator: Boyd, Lou
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Connally Newsletter, Number 16, October 1, 1962]

Description: The Connally Newsletter issue number 16 lists a number of campaign news updates, requests for support, and talking points against the opposing Republican Party in general and Jack Cox in particular.
Date: October 1, 1962
Creator: John Connally for Governor Campaign
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Connally Newsletter, Number 18, October 23, 1962]

Description: Connally Newsletter issue number 18 giving updates on renewed Democratic interest and support, some back and forth between Jack Cox and John B. Connally's stance on the Trinity River Project, and guidance for how the reader can support the party. The bottom of the second page is a "Campaign Contribution Coupon" soliciting donations with an explanation of what kind of coverage donations of varying amounts could support.
Date: October 23, 1962
Creator: John Connally for Governor Campaign
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Copy of editorial "Bandwagon has gone, Mr. Commissioner," from the San Antonio Evening News, September 21, 1962]

Description: Reproduction of an editorial from the San Antonio Evening News criticizing Albert A. Peña, Jr. and his Political Association of Spanish-Speaking Organizations (PASO) organization for being derailed from their purpose, for not responding to the desires of most Latinos, and inability to solidify a party plank.
Date: September 21, 1962
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Democratic Party election reminder card - 1962]

Description: Reminder card for the election on June 2, 1962 suggesting the "Good Democrats" to vote for for several positions.
Date: 1962
Creator: Democratic Party (U.S.)
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Excerpts from the Federal Housing Administration, Mortgagees' Handbook]

Description: Excerpts from the Federal Housing Administration, Mortgagees' Handbook, chapter XIV 1406-1407. An attached note addressed to John J. Herrera states that these excerpts can be used as a basis for appeal on grounds of "forebearance".
Date: September 1962
Creator: United States. Federal Housing Administration
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Funeral Program for Andrew James Jackson, March 20, 1962]

Description: Funeral program for Andrew James Jackson. The funeral was held March 20, 1962 at Refuge Church of Christ, officiated by Elder Elfreddie Lee, Pastor. Funeral arrangements were made through Lee Funeral Home and he was buried in East View Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: March 20, 1962
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Bessie Ellis, May 1, 1962]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Bessie Elizabeth Ellis, born March 14, 1897 and died April 27, 1962. The funeral was held May 1, 1962 at St. Paul Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. J. H. Carruthers. The funeral arrangements were made through Carter Undertaking Company and she was buried in the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: May 1, 1962
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Charles Gus Williams, June 18, 1962]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Charles Gus Williams, born August 29, 1888 and died in 1962. The funeral was held June 18, 1962 at Collins Funeral Home Chapel, officiated by Reverend C. W. Black. Funeral arrangements were made through Collins Funeral Home, and he was buried in East View Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: June 18, 1962
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Floyd Broadnax, July 3, 1962]

Description: Funeral program for Pfc. Floyd Broadnax, born December 24, 1940 and died June 27, 1962. The funeral was held Tuesday, July 3, 1962 at St. Paul Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. J. H. Carruthers, Minister. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Funeral Home and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: July 3, 1962
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Johnnie Mae Edwards, May 29, 1962]

Description: Funeral program for Johnnie Mae Edwards, born June 1, 1899 and died May 26, 1982. The funeral was held May 29, 1962 at Emanuel A. M.E. Church, officiated by Rev. V. L. Bell, Sr. The funeral arrangements were made through Collins Funeral Home and he was buried in Luling, Texas.
Date: May 29, 1962
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Julius Smith Cameron, September 22, 1962]

Description: Funeral program for Julius Smith Cameron, died September 20, 1962. The funeral was held September 22, 1962 at St. Paul Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. J. H. Carruthers. The funeral arrangements were made through Sutton's Funeral Home and he was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: September 22, 1962
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Mary E. Washington, February 22, 1962]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Mary E. Washington. The funeral was held February 22, 1962 at St. Paul Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. J. H. Carruthers. Funeral arrangements were made through the Lewis Funeral Home, and she was buried in Lampasas Cemetery in Lampasas, Texas.
Date: February 22, 1962
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Harris County PASO Bulletin, February 6, 1962]

Description: Newsletter for the Political Association of Spanish Speaking Organizations covering the current news, noting an important meeting in February to select delegates for the convention. There are several reminders to members to pay poll taxes and member dues. John J. Herrera, along with Rafael Moreno, are specifically thanked for their efforts with the LULAC Hour on KLVL urging listeners to pay poll taxes.
Date: February 6, 1962
Creator: Political Association of Spanish-Speaking Organizations
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Harris County PASO newsletter - 1962-10]

Description: Harris County PASO newsletter from October 1962. Articles include Gonzalez at PASO Anniversary and photos of John F. Kennedy being welcomed on his first visit to Houston by the Viva! Kennedy club.
Date: October 1962
Creator: Political Association of Spanish-Speaking Organizations
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library