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1968 Confirmation

Description: Color photograph of a confirmation class dressed in white religious robes and standing in front of an altar that has a religious figure in its center. The group is composed of seven boys and two girls who are accompanied by an older man in a dark suit, identified as Pastor Eric Moller.
Date: 1968
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[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.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Draft of speech by John J. Herrera for San Jacinto Day - 1968-04-20]

Description: Draft of speech by John J. Herrera delivered at the San Jacinto celebration on April 20, 1968. Herrera was there as a representative of the League of United Latin American Citizens and placed a wreath on the monument on their behalf.
Date: April 20, 1968
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Text
Location Info:
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Funeral Program for Annie Laura Ashby, April 27, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Annie Laura Ashby, died April 22, 1968. The funeral was held April 27, 1968 at St. Paul Methodist Church, officiated by La Valle Lowe, Jr. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: April 27, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Burton James Thomas, March 16, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Burton James Thomas. The funeral was held March 16, 1968 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. S. H. James. Funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor Mortuary, and he was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: March 16, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Charles Pleasant, October 30, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Charles Pleasant. The funeral was held Wednesday, October 30, 1968 at Lewis Funeral Home Chapel, officiated by LaValle Lowe. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: October 30, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Emory S. King, March 22, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Emory S. King, born August 18, 1917 and died March 19, 1968. The funeral was held Friday, March 22, 1968 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. LaValle Lowe, Jr., Minister. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: March 22, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Ethel Collins, November 20, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Ethel Collins. The funeral was held November 20, 1968 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. S. H. James. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in City Cemetery #3 in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: November 20, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Eva Price, October 29, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Eva Price, died October 24, 1968. The funeral was held Tuesday, October 29, 1968 at New Union Baptist Church, officiated by L. A. Crenshaw. Funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor Mortuary and she was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: October 29, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for George Ellis Washington, Sr., January 30, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. George Ellis Washington, Sr., who died January 26, 1968. The funeral was held January 30, 1968 at New Hope Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Houston Duncan. Funeral arrangements were made through the Lewis Funeral Home, and he was buried in the Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: January 30, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Gladys Hall Hill, March 12, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Gladys Hall Hill. The funeral was held March 12, 1968 at Bethel A. M. E. Church, officiated by Rev. A. R. Nelson. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in City Cemetery No. 3 in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: March 12, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Gladys M. Thompson, October 10, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Gladys M. Thompson, born June 30, 1910 and died October 7, 1968. The funeral was held October 10, 1968 at Jacobs Chapel Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. Ernest L. Harrison. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary, and she was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: October 10, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Josephine Freeman, March 30, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Josephine Freeman. The funeral was held March 30, 1968 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. S. H. James. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: March 30, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Julius Ceasar Blackson, October 10, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Julius Ceasar Blackson. The funeral was held Thursday, October 10, 1968 at O. J. Carter Memorial Chapel, officiated by S. H. James. Funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor Mortuary and he was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: October 10, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Louise C. Aaron, December 24, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Louise C. Aaron, died December 21, 1968. The funeral was held December 24, 1998 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. S. H. James. The funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary and she was buried in Odd Fellows Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: December 24, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Lowell Thomas Combs, March 29, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Corporal Lowell Thomas Combs, born June 24, 1945 and died March 20, 1968. The funeral was held March 29, 1968 at St. Paul Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. Lavelle Lowe. The funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary and he was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: March 29, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Lucile Burton Lamkin, September 19, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Lucile Burton Lamkin. The funeral was held Thursday, September 19, 1968 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, officiated by LaValle Lowe, Jr. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in City Number Three Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: September 19, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Myra D. Hemmings, December 14, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Myra D. Hemmings. The funeral was held Saturday, December 14, 1968 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. S. H. James. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary and she was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: December 14, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for N. W. Graves, May 4, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Officer N. W. Graves. The funeral was held May 4, 1968 at New Light Baptist Church, officiated by Dr. P. S. Wilkinson. The funeral arrangements were made through Sutton & Sutton Mortuary and he was buried in Gates of Heaven in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: May 4, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Susie Annette Thomas, June 10, 1968]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Susie Annette Thomas. The funeral was held June 10, 1968 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. S. H. James. Funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor Mortuary, and she was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: June 10, 1968
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Letter from Albert B. Herrera to John J. Herrera - 1968-02-19]

Description: Letter from Albert B. Herrera to John J. Herrera requesting John's help in getting appointed to a Postmaster position. The letter is signed B. B., Juanita, and Albert Jr.
Date: February 19, 1968
Creator: Herrera, Albert B.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Barefoot Sanders to Bob Casey - 1968-10-01]

Description: Letter from Barefoot Sanders, Legislative Counsel to the President, to Congressman Bob Casey, dated October 1, 1968. Sanders writes that the White House will consider Judge Alfred J. Hernandez for an ambassador post.
Date: October 1, 1968
Creator: Sanders, Barefoot, 1925-2009
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Bob Casey to John J. Herrera - 1968-10-02]

Description: Letter from Congressman Bob Casey to John J. Herrera, dated October 2, 1968, accompanying a letter Casey had received from the Legislative Counsel regarding Judge Alfred J. Hernandez.
Date: October 2, 1968
Creator: Casey, Robert R. (Robert Randolph), 1915-1986
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library