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[Letter from Lindley Beckworth to John J. Herrera - 1966-01-27]

Description: Handwritten note from Lindley Beckworth to John J. Herrera, dated January 27, 1966, regarding Beckworth's desire to help with the National LULAC Week effort.
Date: January 27, 1966
Creator: Beckworth, Lindley
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Linnet Taylor to a CAN Gathering Participant - June 2, 2004]

Description: Letter from Linnet Taylor, program assistant of creativity and culture of the Rockefeller Foundation. She sends the letter to a "CAN gathering participant" with a copy of Creative Community: the Art of Community Cultural Development; presumably, a publication by the Foundation.
Date: June 2, 2004
Creator: Taylor, Linnet
Item Type: Letter
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Letter from Lisa Ortiz to Sterling Houston - June 05, 1992]

Description: Letter from Lisa Ortiz of the DagenBela art gallery to Sterling Houston, prominent San Antonio playwright. Lisa writes to invite him to the opening reception of a photography exhibit titled "S.A. Peoplescapes - The 'No" Series." A formal invitation, she goes on to say, will be arriving at a later date.
Date: June 5, 1992
Creator: Ortiz, Lisa
Item Type: Letter
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Letter from Lloyd Bentsen to John J. Herrera - 1974-02-08]

Description: Letter from Lloyd Bentsen, member, Finance, Public Works and Joint Economic Committee, United States Senate, to John J. Herrera, explaining the procedures for the impeachment of President Richard Nixon, before a final decision is made.
Date: February 8, 1974
Creator: Bentsen, Lloyd
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lloyd Bentsen to John J. Herrera - 1977-01-27]

Description: Letter from Lloyd Bentsen, Member, Committee on Public Works, United States Senate, to John J. Herrera regarding the application of Tim Parker, which will be placed for consideration for an unspecific position.
Date: January 27, 1977
Creator: Bentsen, Lloyd
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lloyd Bentsen to John J. Herrera - 1978-01-10]

Description: Letter from Bentsen, member, Joint Economic Committee, Congress of the United States, to John J. Herrera, thanking Herrera for his views and comments on the Illegal Action Plan which Bentsen is co-sponsoring in the Senate. Bentsen is also enclosing a copy of the Congressional Record which outlines this plan.
Date: January 10, 1978
Creator: Bentsen, Lloyd
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lloyd Wright to John J. Herrera - 1976-09-07]

Description: Letter from Lloyd Wright, pastor and general manager of a school in Belize, asking John J. Herrera for his help in legally migrating to the US. Wright mentions that he has a son who was born in New York since the last time he and Herrera discussed his obtaining a visa. The letter is printed on letterhead for Bethel Primary School.
Date: September 7, 1976
Creator: Wright, Lloyd
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lorenzo P. Diaz to John J. Herrera - 1977-11-13]

Description: Typed letter from Lorenzo P. Diaz to John J. Herrera thanking him for his work with LULAC Council #60 and his efforts toward achieving civil rights for Mexican Americans.
Date: November 13, 1977
Creator: Diaz, Lorenzo P.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lou Nelle Sutton to John Sanders - August 28, 1981]

Description: Letter from Lou Nelle Sutton from the House of Representatives to John Sanders, president of Organizations United for Eastside and Development. She thanks him for his concern over a plaque that bore her name and the names of board members in the Bexar County Cancer Center.
Date: August 28, 1981
Creator: Sutton, G. J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Letter from Lou Nelle Sutton to Vernis Hudgins - 1979-03]

Description: Letter from Texas State Representative Lou Nelle Sutton to Vernis Hudgins, referred to here as Mrs. W. A. Hudgins. Sutton would like Hudgins and other members of the San Antonio chapter of The Links, Inc. to attend a community meeting with the goal of developing a platform of issues important to African-Americans.
Date: 1979-.03
Creator: Sutton, Lou Nelle
Item Type: Text
Partner: University of Texas at San Antonio

[Letter from Lou Nora Spiller to John J. Herrera - 1961-06-27]

Description: Letter to John J. Herrera written by Lou Nora Spiller on behalf of Senator Ralph Yarborough assuring Herrera that his letter had been received and directed to the Senator for his attention, as had the photograph sent to be autographed. Spiller also offers assistance for Herrera's trip to Washington, D.C. with his family, advising him to make a reservation for touring the FBI and mentions sending other tourist materials separately. The letter is typed on United States Senate Committee on Commerce letterhead.
Date: June 27, 1961
Creator: Spiller, Lou Nora
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Louis P. Tellez to John J. Herrera - 1966-02-08]

Description: Letter from Louis P. Tellez to John J. Herrera, dated February 8, 1966, regarding the Jobs for Progress Board of Directors meeting on February 20, 1966.
Date: February 8, 1966
Creator: Tellez, Louis P.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lowell B. Hays to John J. Herrera - 1970-11-06]

Description: Letter from Lowell B. Hays, Chairman of the Grievance Committee of the State Bar of Texas, informing John J. Herrera that the Board had dismissed the petition against him from Guadalupe Compillo.
Date: November 6, 1970
Creator: Hays, Lowell B.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lowell B. Hays to John J. Herrera - 1970-11-06]

Description: Letter from Lowell B. Hays, Chairman of the Grievance Committee of the State Bar of Texas, informing John J. Herrera that the Board had dismissed the petition against him from Ana Maria Escamilla.
Date: November 6, 1970
Creator: Hays, Lowell B.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Luciano Santoscoy to John J. Herrera - 1950-09-06]

Description: Letter from Luciano Santoscoy, District Governor, El Paso LULAC Council Number 132, El Paso, Texas, to John J. Herrera, LULAC First National Vice-President, dated September 6, 1950. This letter concerns mailing booklets and using a permit to get a reduced postal rate.
Date: September 6, 1950
Creator: Santoscoy, Luciano
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Luciano Santoscoy to John J. Herrera - 1955-03-17]

Description: Letter from Luciano Santoscoy to John J. Herrera. Santoscoy thanks Herrera for his support on the LULAC Refugio Council. Santoscoy informs Herrera that Tony Campos, of Lubbock, Texas, was interested in the formation of a council and asks Herrera to follow up with Campos to give guidance and more information on the formation of a council. In a handwritten note at the bottom, Santoscoy says, "P.S. Please give me your valued opinion on the LULAC Committee their Duties and Functions booklet that I wrote and National Office distributed to all councils."
Date: March 17, 1955
Creator: Santoscoy, Luciano
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Luciano Santoscoy to John J. Herrera - 1958-03-19]

Description: Letter from Luciano Santoscoy to John J. Herrera, handwritten on Popular Dry Goods Co. letterhead, dated March 19, 1958. Santoscoy asks Herrera for his opinion about a LULAC candidate.
Date: March 19, 1958
Creator: Santoscoy, Luciano
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Luciano Santoscoy to Mary E. Vega - 1955-04-30]

Description: Letter to Mary E. Vega of Kansas City, Missouri, from Luciano Santoscoy April 30, 1955. Santoscoy thanks Vega for her interest in starting a council in the state of Missouri. Santoscoy informs Vega of the fee each month per member, $.50 a member per month. Santoscoy also lets Vega know that he will be sending more information and a copy of the LULAC News publication.
Date: April 30, 1955
Creator: Santoscoy, Luciano
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Ludwig Selzer to Meyer Bodansky - January 3, 1940

Description: Letter to Dr. Meyer Bodansky from Dr. Ludwig Selzer dated January 3, 1940. In the letter, Dr. Selzer thanks Dr. Bodansky for giving him a position at his research facility, and states that he will accept any amount of salary.
Date: unknown
Creator: Selzer, Ludwig
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Letter from Luis B. Mejia to John J. Herrera - 1965-03-12]

Description: Letter from Luis B. Mejia to John J. Herrera, dated March 12, 1965, regarding LULAC Council voting procedures for District Director elections.
Date: March 12, 1965
Creator: Mejia, Luis B.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library