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[Correspondence between Luiz Alaniz and John J. Herrera - 1977-09-13]

Description: Letter of recommendation from John J. Herrera to Luis Alaniz on behalf of Richard M. Garza, mentioning that Herrera himself sold copies of the Houston Chronicle back in the 1920s and early 1930s. The letter from Luiz Alaniz verifies that Richard Garza is employed by the Houston Chronicle to sell papers. Both letters are printed on the same page with Houston Chronicle letterhead.
Date: September 13, 1977
Creator: Alaniz, Luis & Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Albert Armendariz Campaign Committee to John J. Herrera]

Description: Announcement by Albert Armendariz Campaign Committee of candidacy of Albert Armendariz for National President of LULAC. The letter lists Armendariz's LULAC activities and qualifications for the position and seeks support for his election.
Date: unknown
Creator: Albert Armendariz Campaign Committee
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Affidavit from Alianza Hispano Americana, Civil Rights Department]

Description: Document describing suit filed in Federal Court at Houston, Texas in behalf of plaintiffs Ben Rios, et al. The suit was sponsored by the Alianza Hispano-Americana. Attorneys for the plaintiffs are John J. Herrera of Houston; Ralph C. Estrada of Tucson; A. L. Wirin and Marshall Ross of Los Angeles.
Date: unknown
Creator: Alianza Hispano Americana
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Invitation from The All Americans Council of the National Democratic Committee to a reception]

Description: Invitation postcard from The All Americans Council of the National Democratic Committee for a reception at the Rice Hotel Crystal Ballroom on Sunday November 1, 1964. The speakers will be Albert Thomas, from the Congressional 8th District and Dr. Edward D. Re, Chairman of the Foreign Claims Settlement Commission, Washington D.C. At the bottom of the card shows "L.B.J. for the U.S.A." Response card with envelope included.
Date: November 1, 1964
Creator: All Americans Council of the National Democratic Committee
Item Type: Postcard
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from E. V. Allen to Meyer Bodansky - May 20, 1940]

Description: Letter to Dr. Meyer Bodansky on May 20, 1940 from E. V. Allen, Secretary of the American Medical Association. In the letter, the American Medical Association asks for a copy of Dr. Bodansky's manuscript for reprint in the Journal of the American Medical Association.
Date: unknown
Creator: Allen, E. V.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Letter from Muriel Almon to Dr. Meyer Bodansky - July 31, 1930]

Description: Letter to Dr. Meyer Bodansky from Muriel Almon of the Department of Health in New York, dated July 1st, 1930. The letter thanks Dr. Bodansky for sending a copy of his revised edition of his textbook on physiological chemistry to the Department of Health in New York state.
Date: unknown
Creator: Almon, Muriel
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Letter from Fred Alston and Francis L. Williams to John J. Herrera - 1965-03-29]

Description: Letter from Fred Alston, Houston NAACP Rally Committee Chairman, and Francis L. Williams, Houston NAACP Master of Ceremony, to John J. Herrera on March 29, 1965, thanking Herrera for his participation in the Selma, Alabama Protest Rally at City Hall.
Date: March 29, 1965
Creator: Alston, Fred & Williams, Francis L.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Deborah D. Alvarado to Joseph R. Benites - 1977-01-06]

Description: Copy of letter from Deborah Alvarado to Joseph R. Benites on January 6, 1977, regarding impeachment charges and proceedings, on LULAC letterhead. The letter includes a list of proposed jury members and future correspondence information.
Date: January 6, 1977
Creator: Alvarado, Deborah D.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Deborah D. Alvarado to Joseph R. Benites - 1977-01-06]

Description: Copy of letter from Deborah Alvarado to Joseph R. Benites on January 6, 1977, regarding impeachment charges and proceedings, on LULAC letterhead. The letter includes a list of proposed jury members and future correspondence information.
Date: January 6, 1977
Creator: Alvarado, Deborah D.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Deborah D. Alvarado to Joseph R. Benites - 1977-01-06]

Description: Copy of letter from Deborah Alvarado to Joseph R. Benites on January 6, 1977, regarding impeachment charges and proceedings on letterhead. The letter includes a list of proposed jury members and future correspondence information.
Date: January 6, 1977
Creator: Alvarado, Deborah D.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Deborah D. Alvarado to Joseph R. Benites - 1977-01-06]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from Deborah Alvarado to Joseph R. Benites on January 6, 1977, regarding impeachment charges and proceedings. The letter includes a list of proposed jury members and future correspondence information.
Date: January 6, 1977
Creator: Alvarado, Deborah D.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Memorandum from Deborah D. Alvarado to all LULAC Supreme Council members - 1977-04-22]

Description: Memorandum from Deborah D. Alvarado, League of United Latin American Citizens National Secretary, directed to "All LULAC Supreme Council Members." The memo, dated April 22, 1977, announces the 1977 LULAC National Convention to be held June 23-26 in Los Angeles, California.
Date: April 22, 1977
Creator: Alvarado, Deborah D.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Memorandum from Deborah D. Alvarado to LULAC Supreme Council members - 1976-09-02]

Description: Memorandum from Deborah Alvarado, League of United Latin American Citizens National Secretary, directed to all Supreme Council Members and dated September 2. 1976. The memo is in reference to the National Supreme Council Meeting to be held October 8, 9, & 10, 1976.
Date: September 2, 1976
Creator: Alvarado, Deborah D.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Memorandum from Deborah D. Alvarado to LULAC Supreme Council members - 1977-01-13]

Description: Memorandum from Deborah D. Alvarado to LULAC Supreme Council Members on January 13, 1977, regarding the agenda for the first Supreme Council Meeting to be held on February 11 and 12, 1977; impeachment proceedings for Joseph Benites will be held at the meeting.
Date: January 13, 1977
Creator: Alvarado, Deborah D.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Minutes from the LULAC National Supreme Council Meeting - 1976-06-23]

Description: Minutes from the LULAC National Supreme Council Meeting at the Galvez Hotel in Galveston, Texas on June 23, 1976. Some of the topics discussed at this meeting include the Coor's Company boycott, charter applications, and the 1978 LULAC National Convention.
Date: June 23, 1976
Creator: Alvarado, Deborah D.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Minutes from the LULAC National Supreme Council Meeting - 1976-06-27]

Description: Minutes from the LULAC National Supreme Council Meeting at the Flagship Hotel in Galveston, Texas on June 27, 1976. Some of the topics discussed at this meeting include a lawsuit against LULAC and Mr. Douglas Clark, ratification of appointments, and procedural issues between the Supreme Council and the Board of Education.
Date: June 27, 1976
Creator: Alvarado, Deborah D.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Andres Alvarez, Jr. to John J. Herrera - 1946-05-06]

Description: Letter to John J. Herrera from Andres Alvarez, Jr., Secretary of The League of United Latin American Citizens Council No. 1 in Corpus Christi, Texas dated May 6,1946. This letter is regarding Council No. 1 room reservations for the 1946 LULAC Convention.
Date: May 6, 1946
Creator: Alvarez, Andres, Jr.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from J. A. Alvarez to John J. Herrera - 1948-05-26]

Description: Letter from J. A. Alvarez of Houston LULAC Council #60 to John J. Herrera dated May 26, 1948. Alvarez requests Herrera to attend Council #60 meetings to lend his experience and expertise in preparations for the upcoming convention.
Date: May 26, 1948
Creator: Alvarez, J. A.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Brick Buildings in Snow]

Description: Black and white photograph of a few buildings scattered on some snowy grounds. Their roofs are all covered in snow. The building that is partially visible in the foreground has a fence around it.
Date: unknown
Creator: Amateurarbeiten
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[A House in the Snow]

Description: Black and white photograph of a traditional brick house in the snow. Its roof, which has two chimneys, is covered in snow. Another building is partially visible to the right.
Date: unknown
Creator: Amateurarbeiten
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Part of a Church Building in Snow]

Description: Black and white photograph of a partially visible church building in the snow. Its roof is covered in snow. Its visible part of the building has a set of four windows on it. Attached to the building in focus is a taller wooden structure with a roof.
Date: unknown
Creator: Amateurarbeiten
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Postcard of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church]

Description: Postcard of Our Lady of Guadalupe Church in Houston, Texas. Cars parked outside and people going to the Church.
Date: unknown
Creator: American Candid Photo
Item Type: Postcard
Location Info:
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Resolutions adopted by American GI Forum of Texas]

Description: Document of the resolutions adopted by the Board of Directors Meeting in Edinburg, Texas of the American GI Forum of Texas.
Date: December 9, 1951
Creator: American G.I. Forum
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library