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[Letter from John J. Herrera to John B. Connally - 1963-10-24]

Description: Onionskin carbon copy of a letter from John J. Herrera to John B. Connally, Governor of the State of Texas, dated October 24, 1963. Herrera asks for Connally's answer as to whether he will be the main speaker at the LULAC Convention to be held in Beaumont, Texas,
Date: October 24, 1963
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Food Service Workers]

Description: Photograph of the food service for Frida's Fiestas V, a benefit for the Mexic-Arte Museum held at Fonda San Miguel. Two men in white uniforms stand behind a table of food trays. The leftmost man wears a chef's hat. The table is covered in multicolored fabrics. A vase of yellow flowers sits at the end of the table.
Date: October 24, 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Frida Kahlo Costume]

Description: Photograph of a woman in a Frida Kahlo costume being presented a piece of paper by a woman wearing a mauve dress and black shawl. The woman wears flowers in her hair, a white lace blouse, and yellow and pink shawls. Three other individuals look on. A painting on the wall behind them includes a grid of colored squares in which people have been painted.
Date: October 24, 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Group Photo with Frida Kahlo Masks]

Description: Photograph of individuals sitting at a long table during Frida's Fiestas V, a benefit for the Mexic-Arte Museum held at Fonda San Miguel. Individuals hold Frida Kahlo masks in front of their faces. The masks are black and white; the woman depicted in the mask is traditionally ornamented.
Date: October 24, 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Group Photo with Frida Kahlo Masks During Benefit]

Description: Photograph of individuals sitting at a long table during Frida's Fiestas V, a benefit for the Mexic-Arte Museum held at Fonda San Miguel. Individuals hold Frida Kahlo masks in front of their faces. The masks are black and white; the woman depicted in the mask is traditionally ornamented.
Date: October 24, 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[People Enjoying Benefit]

Description: Photograph of four individuals sitting at a table during Frida's Fiestas V, a benefit for the Mexic-Arte Museum held at Fonda San Miguel. From left to right are a woman wearing orange, a man wearing a blue dress shirt, a man wearing a gray blazer, and a woman wearing a black dress. The wall behind them is burnt orange in color. A painting of a turreted building hangs on the wall.
Date: October 24, 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Program: Frida's Fiestas V]

Description: Flyer for Frida's Fiestas V, a benefit for the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas held on October 24th, 1999. The benefit included dinner and music by Pepe y los Tres Amigos.
Date: October 24, 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Program: From the Land of the Feathered Serpent]

Description: Program for From the Land of the Feathered Serpent, a production presented by Project Interact and the Mexic-Arte Museum. On the front cover a serpent is depicted wearing a headdress and covered in feathers. The productions were held on February 24th, April 28th, May 5th, and May 12th of 1990 at the Zachary Scott Theatre Center in Austin, Texas.
Date: 1990-02-24/1990-05-12
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Program: TeXas Arts Synthesis]

Description: Program for the Texas Art Synthesis, which was held on March 24th and 25th, 1990 at the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. The cover of the program depicts a series female dancers and symbols in the form of a collage.
Date: March 24, 1990
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Sylvia Orozco and Others at Frida's Fiestas V]

Description: Photograph of Sylvia Orozco and three unnamed persons standing during Frida's Fiestas V, a benefit for the Mexic-Arte Museum in Austin, Texas. The three unnamed individuals hold beverages. Men, wearing suits, stand on either side. Orozco, second from the right, wears a leopard print blouse and black skirt. The woman standing second from the left wears a silver shawl and black dress. A painting can be seen on the wall behind them. The painting depicts a mustachioed man wearing a striped blazer and pink tie.
Date: October 24, 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Sylvia Orozco, Jorge Sedeño, and Unnamed Person at Frida's Fiestas V]

Description: Photograph of Sylvia Orozco and Jorge Sedeño present a commemorative plate to an unnamed man at Frida's Fiestas V, a benefit for the Mexic-Arte Museum held at Fonda San Miguel. A painting on the wall behind them includes a grid of colored squares in which people have been painted.
Date: October 24, 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Woman in Frida Kahlo Costume]

Description: Photograph of a woman in a Frida Kahlo costume holding a stuffed monkey. The woman wears flowers in her hair, a white lace blouse, and yellow and pink shawls. A woman wearing a mauve dress and turquoise necklace speaks into a microphone on the left. Jorge Sedeño looks on. A painting on the wall behind them includes a grid of colored squares in which people have been painted.
Date: October 24, 1999
Creator: Mexic-Arte Museum (Austin, Tex.)
Partner: Mexic-Arte Museum

[Clipping from scrapbook - includes greeting card, business card, and envelope addressed to John J. Herrera]

Description: Part of page from a scrapbook with a note from the Supreme Court of Texas congratulating John J. Herrera, with envelope, and a business card for John J. Herrera. Note, envelope, and business card are laminated on a piece of thin cardboard.
Date: October 24, 1943
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library