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[Speech by John J. Herrera on behalf of Sam Hoover, pages one and two]

Description: Pages 1 and 2 of a speech by John J. Herrera given on behalf of Sam Hoover, candidate for County Judge of Harris County. Herrera describes the background of Sam Hoover. Herrera indicates that he is there speaking on behalf of Sam Hoover asking for their votes. Sam Hoover was running on a platform: "Stop Loading Down the Property Owner with Additional Taxes."
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, John J.

[Speech by John J. Herrera on behalf of Sam Hoover, pages three through seven]

Description: Pages 3 through 7 of a speech by John J. Herrera given on behalf of Sam Hoover, candidate for County Judge of Harris County. Herrera describes the background of Sam Hoover. Herrera indicates that he is there speaking on behalf of Sam Hoover asking for their votes. Sam Hoover was running on a platform: "Stop Loading Down the Property Owner with Additional Taxes."
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, John J.

[Draft of speech by John J. Herrera - 1963-02-02]

Description: Draft of speech by John J. Herrera on February 2, 1963, addressing the mayor and city council regarding a recent proposition for civilian board to review charges of police brutality.
Date: February 2, 1963
Creator: Herrera, John J.

[Draft of speech by John J. Herrera - 1977-05-25]

Description: Draft of a speech by John J. Herrera given on May 25, 1977, at a benefit dance honoring Houston's Mexican-American judges hosted by Image De Houston, A National Organization Concerned with Government Employment for Hispanics.
Date: May 25, 1977
Creator: Herrera, John J.

[Letter from Genaro Flores to PASO members - 1962-05-28]

Description: Letter from Genaro Flores to PASO members, dated May 28, 1962. In the letter, the members of the PASO "Get Out the Vote" committee encourage organization members to vote in the upcoming election. An inset box provides the names of endorsed candidates.
Date: May 28, 1962
Creator: Flores, Genaro

[Texas Drivers License for John J. Herrera]

Description: Texas Drivers License issued to John James Herrera which expires on April 12, 1978. License lists his height as 5 feet and 11 inches and his eyes color as brown.
Date: unknown
Creator: Texas Department of Public Safety

[Various Membership Cards]

Description: 12 membership cards for John J. Herrera to various organizations in and around Houston, Texas including the League of United Latin-American Citizens, Sons of the Republic of Texas, Houston Bar Association, the Community Council of Houston and Harris County, and the Valencia Club.
Date: unknown

[Page of Membership Cards and Drivers Licenses]

Description: Sheet of paper that has ten membership cards to the Sons of the Republic of Texas from the 1940s and 1950s for John J. Herrera and 9 drivers licenses for John J. Herrera issued by the State of Texas. The membership cards are for the San Jacinto Chapter of the Sons of the Republic of Texas. The drivers licences describe John J. Herrera as a man with black hair, brown eyes, who stands 5 foot 11 inches, and weights 190 pounds. The licences record his date of birth as April 12, 1910.
Date: unknown

[Civic Organizations and Employment Record of John J. Herrera]

Description: A record of the different civic organizations, including both membership and activities, as well as the employment activities of John J. Herrera. This document focuses on Herrera's close ties with the Hispanic Community in Houston and the United States and emphasizes his successes in fighting for equal rights for all Mexican-Americans.
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, John J.

Speech to the Chicano law students of T.S.U.

Description: Speech to the Chicano law students of T.S.U., delivered by John J. Herrera on October 11, 1973. In the speech he relayes advice based on his experience and career and urges the students to be involved in their communities.
Date: October 11, 1973
Creator: Herrera, John J.
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Speech to the Chicano law students of T.S.U.

Description: Speech to the Chicano law students of T.S.U., delivered by John J. Herrera on October 11, 1973. In the speech he relayes advice based on his experience and career and urges the students to be involved in their communities. This is a heavily edited version of this speech with notes and markings throughout.
Date: October 11, 1973
Creator: Herrera, John J.
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Speech to the Chicano law students of T.S.U.

Description: Speech to the Chicano law students of T.S.U., delivered by John J. Herrera on October 11, 1973. In the speech he relayes advice based on his experience and career and urges the students to be involved in their communities. This is a heavily edited version of this speech with notes and markings throughout.
Date: October 11, 1973
Creator: Herrera, John J.
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Everyman is a product of his environment or "Let's look at the record"

Description: Campaign speech titled: "Everyman is a product of his environment or Let's look at the record." In this speech, John J. Herrera offers his views on why former District Attorney Frank Briscoe lost to Fred Hofheinz in the recent city primary elections. Contains some handwritten edits.
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, John J.

[Résumé of Fred Hofheinz]

Description: Résumé of Fred Hofheinz, Mayor of Houston. Includes information on educational background, business experience, and official service.
Date: unknown
Creator: Hofheinz, Fred

[Speech given at the reception of municipal judges - 1975-06-22]

Description: Speech given by John J. Herrera at the reception of Municipal Judges on June 22, 1975, introducing Mayor Fred Hofheinz, listing Hofheinz's accomplishments during his first term and calling for support to re-election Hofheinz in the fall.
Date: June 22, 1975
Creator: Herrera, John J.

[Eulogy for Gus C. Garcia by John J. Herrera]

Description: Draft and notes for the eulogy for Gus C. Garcia by John J. Herrera. Eulogy highlights Garcia personal and professional accomplishments. Notes included detail specifics of the burial and funeral ceremony.
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, John J.

Resume of John J. Herrera

Description: Resume of John J. Herrera describing his background information, including both his military service and his education, his memberships and activities in civic organizations, his political activities, his leisure activities, professional activities, employment record, supplemental information, and references.
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, John J.

[Speech by John J. Herrera for Testimonial Banquet]

Description: Speech to be given at Testimonial Banquet by John J. Herrera. In it Herrera expresses gratitude for the honor and details events from his life and his affiliations, which have shaped him as individual as well as his career.
Date: 1980
Creator: Herrera, John J.

Banquet New Names

Description: List of invitees (or attendees) for John J. Herrera Testimonial Banquet. Document includes names, titles, employers, and occupations.
Date: 1980