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1920 Dodge Roadster

Description: Copy negative of Hans Thorvald and Anna Andersen standing in front of their Dodge Roadster on their honeymoon in Parlier, California. Anna is wearing a loose long-sleeved shirt that gathers at both cuffs, a scarf tied around her neck, loose pants, and a hat with a gathered ribbon across the rim. Hans, who is standing beside Anna, is wearing a buttoned shirt, a tie, loose trousers, a tool belt, and is holding a hat in his hand. The couple had to change thirty-five flat tires on their honeymoon trip from California to Texas.
Date: unknown
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Agenda, Affirmative Action Conference - May 13, 1977]

Description: Agenda for League of United Latin American Citizens California State Office Affirmative Action Conference held on Friday, May 13, 1977. Article "Latino group's council approves plan to impeach former leader Joseph Benites," written by Bonnie Bartak and published in The Arizona Republic on February 19, 1977.
Date: {1977-02-19, 1977-05-13}
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Amerikanische Jagd- und Reiseabenteuer: aus meinem Leben in den westlichen Indianergebieten.

Description: This German text recounts the author's adventures traveling the western United States over a sixteen-year period. The author describes his encounters with Native Americans and the natural environment, especially the animals he hunted. The book also includes illustrations made by the author during his travels.
Date: 1858
Creator: Armand, 1806-1889
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Announcement of 1985 Western Area Scholarship Winners for The Links, Inc.]

Description: Announcement of two scholarship awards sponsored by The Links, Inc. won by high school students in the western United States. Kyra Papillon won sponsorship from the Oakland Bay Area Links to attend a forum for non-governmental organizations in Nairobi, Kenya. Simone Farber from Santa Fe, New Mexico, won a 1985 National Achievement Scholarship Award. There is a menu for a dinner inside the announcement.
Date: 1985
Creator: Links, Inc. Western Area.
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Answer of Defendant , Cogswell Polytechnical College vs LULAC - 1976-04-15]

Description: Legal document "Answer of Defendant, LULAC Building Board of Trustees" from the Superior Court of the State of California, City and County of San Francisco, to LULAC, San Francisco Chapter, dated April 15, 1976. The LULAC San Francisco Chapter is denying all allegations in the complaint against them regarding a lease agreement with Cogswell Polytechnical College. This document is verified by Rachel Arce, and officer of the San Francisco LULAC Chapter.
Date: April 15, 1976
Creator: Menocal, Armando M., III
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Application for Order, Velez vs Herrera, et al. - 1977-09-08]

Description: Document titled, Application for Order Shortening Time, Change of Hearing Date on Order to Show Cause Re Contempt and Order thereon." The application was submitted in the case of Joe Velez vs John J. Herrera, et al., on September 8, 1977, by Eulalio Frausto, Attorney for Defendant Eduardo Morga, in the Superior Court of the State of California, County of San Mateo. The order is signed by W. Howard Hartley, Judge of the Superior Court.
Date: September 8, 1977
Creator: Frausto, Eulalio
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Articles of Impeachment against Joe Velez - June 7, 1977]

Description: Articles of Impeachment against Joe Velez, California State Director of LULAC on June 7, 1977, citing dereliction of duty and misappropriation of funds. Supporting documentation is attached and includes phone records, newspaper articles, collection notices and invoices.
Date: June 7, 1977
Creator: Sedillo, Paul
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Card from Lorraine Aprill to Sterling Houston - July 2000]

Description: Card from Lorraine Aprill to Sterling Houston, prominent San Antonio playwright. The card was sent on the occasion of the death of Houston's mother. The card expresses sympathy and comfort for the event. The front of the card has been printed with a painterly image of a bowl of green apples.
Date: July 2000
Creator: Aprill, Lorraine
Partner: UT San Antonio Libraries Special Collections

[Complaint for Unlawful Detainer with Evidence, Cogswell Polytechnical College vs. LULAC - 1976-04-12]

Description: Complaint for Unlawful Detainer with Evidence in the case of Cogswell Polytechnical College vs. League of United Latin American Citizens. Evidence includes the following: Exhibit A - Lease by and between The Cogswell Polytechnical College as Landlord and LULAC, San Fransisco Chapter, as Tenant; Exhibit B through F - Three Day Notice To Pay Rent or Quit.
Date: April 12, 1976
Creator: Murray, William G., Jr. & Eklund, Dalhart R.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Declaration of Eduardo Morga re contempt proceeding, Joe Velez vs. John J. Herrera, et al. - 1977-09-08]

Description: Declaration of Eduardo Morga re contempt proceeding. The Order was filed on September 8, 1977, in the case of Joe Velez vs John J. Herrera, et al. Eduardo Morga lists the reasons Velez should be in contempt.
Date: September 8, 1977
Creator: Morga, Eduardo
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Defendant's Sworn Answer and Deposition, Joe Velez vs. John J. Herrera, Eduardo Morga, Manuel Gonzales, et al]

Description: Defendant's Sworn Answer and Deposition in the case of Joe Velez vs. John J. Herrera, Eduardo Morga, Manuel Gonzales, et al., not signed, dated, or notarized. The case is numbered 212,947 in the Superior Court of the State of California in the County of San Mateo.
Date: July 1977
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Defendant's sworn answer and deposition, Joe Velez vs John J. Herrera, Eduardo Morga, Manuel Gonzales, et al - 1977-07]

Description: Defendant's Sworn Answer and Deposition regarding Order to Show Cause and Temporary Restraining Order in the case of Joe Velez vs John J. Herrera, Eduardo Morga, Manuel Gonzales, et al. The document is not signed or notarized.
Date: July 1977
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library