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[Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera - 1949-02-07]

Description: Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson thanking John J. Herrera for his support and the "generous expression authorized by [Herrera's] Regional Convention." The letter is typed on United States Senate Committee on Armed Services letterhead.
Date: February 7, 1949
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera - 1949-06-02]

Description: Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson thanking John J. Herrera for his recommendation of W. P. "Bill" Haley for the position of United States Marshal. The letter is typed on United States Senate letterhead.
Date: June 2, 1949
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera - 1949-06-10]

Description: Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson thanking John J. Herrera for his letter of recommendation on behalf of Sheriff T. W. Lane for the United States Marshal position and assures Herrera that Lane will be considered for it.
Date: June 10, 1949
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera - 1949-06-21]

Description: Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson informing John J. Herrera that Johnson and Senator John B. Connally have recommended Clifton C. Carter for the position of United States Marshal for the Southern District of Texas. The letter accompanied a biography of Carter, since Herrera had been interested enough in the position to send a recommendation for another candidate.
Date: June 21, 1949
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera - 1949-08-12]

Description: Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson reflecting on his history with Herrera from the past year. Johnson mentions that the Senate had just passed the Atlantic Pact and were beginning hearings on the arms program, and he asks for any suggestions Herrera might have for him. The letter is typed on United States Senate Committee on Armed Services letterhead.
Date: August 12, 1949
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera - 1954-08-16]

Description: Letter sent by Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera acknowledging the receipt of Herrera's letter regarding the hardship discharge for Private Abel Cisneros. Senator Johnson advises Herrera to have Private Cisneros complete the formal application process with the Army and enclosed a checklist to follow.
Date: August 16, 1954
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera - 1954-11-11]

Description: Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson sending his regrets that John J. Herrera was unable to attend a testimonial banquet due to injuries and inviting Herrera to write to him again if he needs anything else in the future. The letter is typed on letterhead for the United States Senate Office of the Democratic Leader in Washington, D.C.
Date: November 11, 1954
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera - 1955-01-10]

Description: Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson expressing his gratitude for the Christmas greeting he'd received from the Herreras and wishing them a good New Year in turn from himself and Lady Bird.
Date: January 10, 1955
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera - 1958-04-23]

Description: Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson expressing his gladness at John J. Herrera's interest in Luciano Richard Santoscoy, who was trying to become a Senate Page. Johnson also writes he was looking forward to seeing Herrera at the LULAC Convention in Laredo in June. The letter is typed on United States Senate Office of the Democratic Leader letterhead. In pencil, a note at the top reads: "Make 2 copies to send to Santoscoy."
Date: April 23, 1958
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera - 1961-02-08]

Description: Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson thanking John J. Herrera for a telegram and his thoughts on Judge Salinas, though he also points out that judicial appointments are not up to him. The letter is typed on letterhead for the Office of the Vice President.
Date: February 8, 1961
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera - 1961-06-14]

Description: Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson informing John J. Herrera that he has received Herrera's letter concerning his son, John, Jr. and assures Herrera that he will continue to find employment with the Capitol Police Force. The letter is typed on Vice President letterhead. The envelope for the letter is also included.
Date: June 14, 1961
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera - 1967-11-13]

Description: Letter from President Lyndon B. Johnson to John J. Herrera to accompany a medallion commemorating the Chamizal agreement, which settled the territory issue brought on by a shift in the Rio Grande. Johnson expresses his solidarity with the Mexican-American community's hope for a brighter future. The letter is typed on White House letterhead.
Date: November 13, 1967
Creator: Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from M. B. Shimkin to Meyer Bodansky - December 1938]

Description: Letter from Dr. M. B. Shimkin to Dr. Meyer Bodansky, thanking him for a recommendation that helped cement him in his position with the United State Public Health Service. Dr. Shimkin writes about his experiences and several of the doctors with whom he is working. In addition, Dr. Shimkin mentions several fellowships being offered and asks Dr. Bodansky for any referrals.
Date: December 10, 1938
Creator: Shimkin, M. B.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Letter from M. C. Gonzales to John J. Herrera - 1944-07-20]

Description: A letter on League of United Latin American Citizens letterhead to John J. Herrera from M. C. Gonzales dated July 20, 1944. Mr. Gonzales is asking John Herrera to find a U.S. citizen of Mexican descent who wants to vote but is not permitted. There were attorneys willing to volunteer their time in a test case for LULAC.
Date: July 20, 1944
Creator: Gonzales, M. C.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from M. C. Gonzales to John J. Herrera - 1977-02-01]

Description: Letter from M. C. Gonzales to John J. Herrera on February 1, 1977, regarding an address and inquiries concerning LULAC and Joseph R. Benites.
Date: February 1, 1977
Creator: Gonzales, M. C.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from M. C. Gonzalez to John J. Herrera - 1956-05-09]

Description: Letter to John J. Herrera from M.C. Gonzalez, dated May 9, 1956 asking Herrera to endorse Gonzalez and support him as he runs for office of the National President of LULAC. Gonzalez was the presenter of the nomination speech for National President for John J. Herrera.
Date: May 9, 1956
Creator: Gonzales, M. C.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from M. Fiske to Meyer Bodansky - March 16, 1931]

Description: Letter to Dr. Meyer Bodansky from M. Fiske dated March 16th, 1931. In the letter, Dr. Fiske informs Dr. Bodansky that the method for phosphorus in plasma has been included in the new edition of Bodansky's laboratory manual.
Date: unknown
Creator: Fiske, M.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Moody Medical Library, UT

[Letter from M. Gregory Gandara to Peter S. Navarro, Jr. - 1969-04-23]

Description: Letter from attorney M. Gregory Gandara to Peter S. Navarro, Jr., the Managing Attorney of the Neighborhood Law Office of the Houston Legal Foundation, taking responsibility for several disputed accounts which were not added to the Foundation's books. Gandara formally swears to pay $50 per month until the total of the disputed balance is paid off.
Date: April 23, 1969
Creator: Gandara, M. Gregory
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from M. H. Westerman to Felix H. Morales - 1948-03-08]

Description: Letter sent by M. H. Westerman, City Secretary, to Felix H. Morales. Westerman advises Morales that the Baptist Mission has protested the granting of a liquor permit to the Cadillac Bar and Club. Westerman also informs Morales that he could appear before City Council in connection to the permit during the Council's regular meeting day.
Date: March 8, 1948
Creator: Westerman, M. H.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from M. J. Romo to Joe Garza - 1963-09-27]

Description: Letter from M. J. Romo, Advertising Manager of LULAC News, to Joe Garza, Texas State Director, dated September 27,1963. The letter requests that Garza send a photo of himself to be printed in LULAC News and that each director should sell advertisements to local merchants to pay for the printing.
Date: September 27, 1963
Creator: Romo, M. J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from M. R. Gonzalez to John J. Herrera - 1949-01-18]

Description: Letter from M. R. Gonzalez of Fort Stockton, Texas to John J. Herrera, Regional LULAC Governor, dated January 18, 1949. This is a request for a hotel reservation for the Regional LULAC Convention.
Date: January 18, 1949
Creator: Gonzalez, M. R.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library