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

[Autographed speech by Martin Dies, Jr. - 1969-04-21]

Description: A typed, autographed copy of a speech by Martin Dies, Jr., delivered on San Jacinto Day, April 21, 1969. The inscription reads "To my friend and great [?] John Herrera, Martin Dies, Jr."
Date: April 21, 1969
Creator: Dies, Martin, Jr.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Danevang Service Station

Description: Copy negative of the inside of the Danevang Service Station in Danevang, Texas, which is located in Wharton County. In the image, Donald Dippel, Sr. and Dorabel Hansen Dippel are standing behind the counter in the service station. Two of their children are sitting on top of the counter.
Date: 1969~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Funeral Program for Aldonia Hooks, July 14, 1969]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Aldonia Hooks, born October 7, 1883. The funeral was held July 14, 1969 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: July 14, 1969
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Dr. Charles A. Whittier, February 12, 1969]

Description: Funeral program for Dr. Charles A. Whittier, who died February 9, 1969. The funeral was held February 12, 1969 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. S. H. James. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary, and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: February 12, 1969
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Edgar A. Taylor, February 17, 1969]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Edgar A. Taylor. The funeral was held February 17, 1969 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. S. H. James. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary, and he was buried in Gates of Heaven Memorial Gardens in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: February 17, 1969
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for George Duhart, February 8, 1969]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. George Duhart, born October 2, 1901. The funeral was held February 8, 1969 at Saint Joseph A. M. E. Church, officiated by Rev. D. A. Smith. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary and he was buried in Gates of Heaven Memorial Gardens in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: February 8, 1969
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for J. A. James, Sr., February 18, 1969]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. J. A. James, Sr., died February 14, 1969. The funeral was held Tuesday, February 18, 1969 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. S. H. James, Pastor. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: February 18, 1969
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for James Davis, January 4, 1969]

Description: Funeral program for James Davis. The funeral was held January 4, 1969 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, officiated by La Valle Lowe, Jr. The funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: January 4, 1969
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Lee Roy Edmerson, December 15, 1969]

Description: Funeral program for Lee Roy Edmerson, died December 1969. The funeral was held December 15, 1969 at Mount Zion First Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. C. Wm. Black, Jr. Funeral arrangements were made through Carter-Taylor Mortuary and he was buried in Eastview Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: December 15, 1969
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Pearl Littles, October 2, 1969]

Description: Funeral program for Sister Pearl Littles. The funeral was held Thursday, October 2, 1969 at Greater Pleasant Union Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. J. H. Thomas. Funeral arrangements were made through Eunice Funeral Home.
Date: October 2, 1969
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Robert E. Moss, Sr., May 17, 1969]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Robert E. Moss, Sr., died May 13, 1969. The funeral was held May 17, 1969 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. S. H. James. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary, Inc. and he was buried in Odd Fellows Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: May 17, 1969
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Sadie M. Bennett, January 22, 1969]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Sadie M. Bennett, died January 18, 1969. The funeral was held Wednesday, January 22, 1969 at Greater Corinth Baptist Church, officiated by B. Tyree Alexander. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and she was buried in City Cemetery No. 3 in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: January 22, 1969
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Sam Jones, April 17, 1969]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Sam Jones. The funeral was held Thursday, April 17, 1969 at St. Paul United Methodist Church, officiated by Rev. LaValle Lowe, Jr. Funeral arrangements were made through Lewis Funeral Home and he was buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery near San Antonio, Texas.
Date: April 17, 1969
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Tommie Ray McVea, Jr., May 1, 1969]

Description: Funeral program for Brother Tommie Ray McVea, Jr., born August 3, 1948 and died April 1969. The funeral was held May 1, 1969 at Mt. Ararat Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. John A. Kemple, Pastor. The funeral arrangements were made through Collins & Bryant Mortuary and he was buried in Meadowlawn Memorial Park in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: May 1, 1969
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Virgie Meadows, July 24, 1969]

Description: Funeral program for Mrs. Virgie Meadows, born September 23, 1900. The funeral was held July 24, 1969 at Jacobs Chapel Methodist Church, officiated by Reverend Prenza L. Woods. Funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary and she was buried in City Cemetery No. 3 in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: July 24, 1969
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Funeral Program for Walter Aaron, October 14, 1969]

Description: Funeral program for Mr. Walter Aaron, died October 12, 1969. The funeral was held October 14, 1969 at Second Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. S. H. James. The funeral arrangements were made through Sutton-Sutton Mortuary and he was buried in Odd Fellows Cemetery in San Antonio, Texas.
Date: October 14, 1969
Item Type: Pamphlet
Partner: San Antonio Public Library

[Letter from Donald D. Grose to Jesse and Mike Bocanegra - 1969-05-27]

Description: Letter sent by Donald D. Grose, Regional Director, Small Business Administration, United States Government, Houston, Texas to Jesse and Mike Bocanegra of La Colmena Mexican Candy Manufacturing Company, on the occasion of celebrating the National Small Business Week from May 11 through May 17, 1969. He thanked Jesse and Mike Bocanegra for arranging a field trip, "Operation Growth" for the students at their place of business, and for making the trip a resounding success.
Date: May 27, 1969
Creator: Grose, Donald D.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Douglas M. Herrera to John J. Herrera - 1969-05-16]

Description: Letter to John J. Herrera from his son, Douglas M. Herrera, dated May 16, 1969. Douglas details his plans to leave university for summer work in Alaska. The letter is handwritten on loose leaf paper and mailed from the University of the Americas in Mexico to Houston, Texas.
Date: May 16, 1969
Creator: Herrera, Douglas M.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Douglas M. Herrera to John J. Herrera - 1969-06-10]

Description: Letter from Douglas M. Herrera to his father, John J. Herrera. The letter reiterates Douglas' concerns regarding his father's drug use and urges him to realize the danger. The last page of the letter ends mid-sentence indicating perhaps pagee are missing from the letter.
Date: June 10, 1969
Creator: Herrera, Douglas M.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Douglas M. Herrera to John J. Herrera - 1969-09-24]

Description: Letter from Douglas M. Herrera to his father, John J. Herrera dated September 24, 1969. The letter briefly describes Douglas and Mary's arrival in Mexico and the goes on to discuss at length his concerns over his father's use of diet pills that contain Benzedrine and Dexedrine. Douglas expresses concern over use of these pills and the effects they are having on John's personality and the people around him. Douglas offers to leave school and get a job so that his father does not feel pressured to continue taking speed.
Date: September 24, 1969
Creator: Herrera, Douglas M.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Douglas M. Herrera to John J. Herrera - 1969-10-15]

Description: Letter from Douglas Herrera to his father, John J. Herrera, dated October 15, 1969. The letter, mailed from University of the Americas in Mexico to Houston, Texas, details the new house Douglas has found near campus. Douglas also wishes his father luck on an upcoming speech and discusses the ways he believes the Latino minority can elevate itself in society through peaceful means and expresses concern over the tactics of the Brown Power Movement.
Date: October 15, 1969
Creator: Herrera, Douglas M.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Douglas M. Herrera to John J. Herrera - 1969-11-04]

Description: Letter from Douglas M. Herrera to his father, John J. Herrera dated November 4, 1969. In the letter, Douglas tells his father about upcoming midterm exams, a planned trip to Acapulco, and asks about seeing his family for Christmas.
Date: November 4, 1969
Creator: Herrera, Douglas M.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Douglas M. Herrera to John J. Herrera - 1969-11-25]

Description: Letter to John J. Herrera from his son, Douglas M. Herrera, dated November 25, 1969 details a recent trip to Acapulco, Mexico, and his plans for the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday.
Date: November 25, 1969
Creator: Herrera, Douglas M.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library