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[Address list of LULAC past National Presidents, 1966]

Description: Address list of League of United Latin American Citizens past National Presidents, 1966. Also includes the addresses of a few lawyers and various other people associated with LULAC.
Date: 1966
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Address list of LULAC past National Presidents, 1966]

Description: Handwritten address list of League of United Latin American Citizens past National Presidents, 1966. Also includes the addresses of a few lawyers and various other people associated with LULAC.
Date: 1966
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Aerial View of Fredericksburg]

Description: Aerial view of southeastern Fredericksburg, Texas. On the back the name "Glenn W. Dittmar" is stamped above the Kodachrome stamp.
Date: 1964
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Gillespie County Historical Society

[Anniversary Celebration for Abelone and Louise Harton at Danevang Community Hall]

Description: Black and white photograph of a group of people gathered for a portrait at a celebration in honor of Abelone Harton and Louise Harton, who are commemorating their wedding anniversary. The group is arranged in several rows behind a table where the eldest individuals are seated. The table has been set with plates and utensils and has a tiered cake at its center. A thick, velvet curtain monogrammed with a "D" is directly above the group of people. On the back of the photograph, a handwritten note reads, "Dear Abelone and all of yours: herewith our best wishes for a good Christmas and a happy new year for you all. From Aunt Stephanie & Uncle Peter, Dec. 15, 1961."
Date: 1961
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Danish Heritage Preservation Society

[Announcement of the formation of PASO, Political Association of Spanish-Speaking Organizations - 1961-04-06]

Description: Announcement for the formation and naming of the Political Association for Spanish Speaking Organizations (PASO) addressed to all former members of the Viva Kennedy clubs, M.A.P.A., and other interest groups. The new board of directors is given and a call to action urges those interested in setting up local PASO chapters in their communities.
Date: April 6, 1961
Creator: Garcia, Hector P., -1996 & McCormick, Carlos
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Annual Red Cross Meeting Officers]

Description: Photograph of two men in suits and one woman in a dress, at the Annual Red Cross Meeting. They are Officers identified from left to right as Vice Chair Bernis W. Sadler, Treasurer Ross James, and Secretary Dorothy Ingram. Handwriting on the back of the photograph dates it June 24, 1964.
Date: June 24, 1964
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the Gulf Coast

[Annual Report: National Project Committee, 1962-1963]

Description: Annual report of the National Project Committee of the San Antonio chapter of The Links, Inc. for 1962-1963. For the first time, the chapter embarked on a full-scale project to introduce selected local students to the fine arts through cultural events programs, which included visits to the symphony, opera, musicals, and art galleries. Both the students involved and school principals were supportive of the program and felt it was a great success. The committee recommends that the program be renewed for a second year.
Date: 1963
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Text
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Annual Report: National Project Committee, 1964-1965]

Description: Annual report of the National Project Committee of the San Antonio chapter of The Links, Inc. for 1964-1965. The committee sponsored six cultural events for local students. Includes notes about chapter expenses and student attendance at these events.
Date: 1965~
Creator: Links, Inc. San Antonio Chapter.
Item Type: Text
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Anti-Goldwater cartoon]

Description: Anti-Goldwater cartoon printed on a half piece of paper reading "Goldwater = Gold for the Rich / Water for the Poor and a kick in the [drawing of a sad donkey] for the Middle Class."
Date: 1964
Item Type: Artwork
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Article for the Johnson/Humphrey Texas Campaigner - 1964-10-05]

Description: Short article to be sent to the Johnson-Humphrey Texas Campaigner describing the contributions of Latin Americans to the campaign, naming the chairmen and co-chairmen and who the speakers were at their first mass meeting in Houston.
Date: October 5, 1964
Item Type: Article
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

[Balance sheet for 1966 LULAC Convention]

Description: Account balance sheet for the planning of the 1966 LULAC National Convention in Houston, Texas.
Date: 1966
Creator: League of United Latin American Citizens
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Bernice Kinkaid in law office of John J. Herrera]

Description: Photograph of Bernice Kinkaid in law office of John J. Herrera, 1962. Bernice Kinkaid stands behind a floral arrangement. Text on floral arrangement ribbons: "In memoriam LULAC"
Date: April 21, 1962
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[BF form for clemency - 1961-06-24]

Description: Uncompleted form to request clemency from the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles.
Date: June 24, 1961
Creator: Texas. Board of Pardons and Paroles
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[BF form for clemency - 1961-06-24]

Description: Uncompleted form to request clemency from the Texas Board of Pardons and Paroles.
Date: June 24, 1961
Creator: Texas. Board of Pardons and Paroles
Item Type: Legal Document
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

Bienaventurado el 1899-1967

Description: Report on the life and legacy of Reverend Manuel Urbina who passed away on August 14, 1967. The report is written by Urbina's widow, Irene Salce de Urbina.
Date: August 14, 1967
Creator: Salce de Urbina, Irene
Item Type: Report
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library