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1967 Confirmation

Description: Color photograph of a small confirmation class dressed in religious robes posed indoors in front of what looks like an altar in the background. A girl and two boys are accompanied by an older man in a dark suit and tie who is identified as Pastor Eric Moller.
Date: 1967
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

Bienaventurado el 1899-1967

Description: Report on the life and legacy of Reverend Manuel Urbina who passed away on August 14, 1967. The report is written by Urbina's widow, Irene Salce de Urbina.
Date: August 14, 1967
Creator: Salce de Urbina, Irene
Item Type: Report
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
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Elder Men and Women in Front of House]

Description: Photograph of elder men and women standing outside in front of a house. The majority of the women wear knee-length, green dresses. The others wearing red, white and black. The men are dressed in formal attire. The only person identified is the woman on the far left, Abelone Harton. There is a plant on the right corner of the photograph.
Date: 1967~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Funeral Program for Estella L. B. Richardson, January 21, 1967]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Estella L. B. Richardson. The funeral was held Saturday, January 21, 1967 at Saint Paul Methodist Church, officiated by T. Madison Bruton. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Eastview Cemetery.
Date: January 21, 1967
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Eugene Williams, Jr., May 10, 1967]

Description: Funeral program for Eugene Williams Jr., born February 20, 1915. The funeral was held May 10, 1967 at Mount Gilead Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. W. G. Gillespie. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary, and he was buried in Gates of Heaven Memorial Gardens in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: May 10, 1967
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Fannie Shepphard Galloway, October 10, 1967]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Fannie Shepphard Galloway, born May 8, 1901. The funeral was held October 10, 1967 at Est. St. Matthews Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. L. J. Nious. Funeral arrangements were made through the Collins Mortuary.
Date: October 10, 1967
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for George Weston, October 27, 1967]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. George Weston. The funeral was held October 27, 1967 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. S. H. James. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary, Inc., and he was buried in K of P Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: October 27, 1967
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Josie Lee McNeal, November 13, 1967]

Description: Funeral program for Miss Josie Lee McNeal, born February 28, 1922 and died November 9, 1967. The funeral was held November 13, 1967 at East St. Paul Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. J. D. Mooring, Pastor. The funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor Mortuary and she was buried in Kansas City, Texas.
Date: November 13, 1967
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Leona Douglas, December 9, 1967]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Leona Douglas. The funeral was held December 9, 1967 at St. Paul Methodist Church, officiated by La Valle Lowe, Jr. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary and she was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: December 9, 1967
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Lucille Inman, June 6, 1967]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Lucille Inman. The funeral was held Tuesday, June 6, 1967 at St. Paul Methodist Church, officiated by LaValle Lowe, Jr., Minister. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton and Sutton Mortuary and she was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: June 6, 1967
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Mary Elizabeth Williams, August 26, 1967]

Description: Funeral program for Mary Elizabeth Williams, who died August 24, 1967. The funeral was held August 26, 1967 at Mount Zion First Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. C. William Black, Jr. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary, and she was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: August 26, 1967
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Ora Lee Bennings, May 2, 1967]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Ora Lee Bennings, died April 27, 1967. The funeral was held Tuesday, May 2, 1967 at Greater Mt. Olive Baptist Church, officiated by James Nathaniel Byrd. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: May 2, 1967
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

In the manner that a LULAC Council dishonored LULAC

Description: Copy of an article from the Laredo Times covering the pickets at the Laredo Civic Center during the annual local LULAC Council banquet, published on June 11, 1967. The article includes a photograph of the crowds picketing in front of the banquet hall and also contains handwritten notes demanding that the Laredo, Texas LULAC Council be censured by the National LULAC assembly for their lack of support during the rally.
Date: June 11, 1967
Creator: Gray, Walter
Item Type: Clipping
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Judgement and Order of Reinstatement, LULAC vs. John L. Hill - 1967-09-21]

Description: Judgement and Order of Reinstatement in the case of League of United Latin American Citizens versus John L. Hill, Secretary of State of Texas. The ruling states that the forfeiture of LULAC's charter is to be set aside affording the corporation "all the rights and powers conferred on it by the original issuance of said Charter."
Date: September 21, 1967
Creator: Texas. District Court (Travis County)
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

League of United Latin-American Citizens Resume of John J. Herrera

Description: Resume of John J. Herrera's work in the League of United Latin-American Citizens organization describing his work on two major civil rights cases as well as the night he hosted President John F. Kennedy at a LULAC Function.
Date: September 28, 1967
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Alfred J. Hernandez to Pete Tijerina - 1967-02-04]

Description: Letter from Alfred J. Hernandez to Pete Tijerina, February 4, 1967, regarding the N.A.A.C.P. Legal Defense and Educational Fund and the need to set up a meeting with Chicano lawyers to address issues associated with Mexican-American causes in Texas.
Date: February 4, 1967
Creator: Hernandez, Alfred J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library