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[Card: From Jean to Mike]

Description: A card from Jean Nelson to Mike thanking him for the breakfast and tour of his home.
Date: August 11, 1989
Creator: Nelson, Jean

[Condolences: Bill Hobby]

Description: A letter from Texas Lieutenant Governor, William P. Hobby, sending his condolences to Jean Nelson after the death of her son.
Date: February 22, 1990
Creator: Hobby, William P.

[Confidential Letter: Maison to Martin]

Description: A confidential letter from Don Maison, from the AIDS Services of Dallas, to Jack Martin from the Texas Board of Law Examiners.
Date: July 14, 1994
Creator: AIDS Services of Dallas

[Copy of letter: March on Austin to Gilbert Casillas]

Description: Xerographic of a letter from the treasurer of March on Austin committee and Gilbert Casillas calling him to appear for a membership meeting to resolve financial discrepancies.
Date: August 1, 1991
Creator: March on Austin

[Email: Regarding Bill Nelson]

Description: An email from Karen Estes to William Waybourn sharing a message she received from one of Bill Nelson's previous students.
Date: February 4, 2002
Creator: Estes, Karen

[Email: Stories]

Description: An email from Sue G. Highland to Allison Sitton, Cathy Thomas, Jackie Oncken thanking them for their willingness to share their stories with a congregation.
Date: June 11, 2009
Creator: Highfield, Sue G.

[Fax: Handwritten Letter from Lori Palmer]

Description: A faxed letter from Lori Palmer to Karen Estes or John Thomas to account for her inability to attend Bill Nelson's memorial service.
Date: February 22, 1990
Creator: Palmer, Lori

[Fax: Letter from Vic Basile]

Description: A fax from Vic Basile to John Thomas reflecting on Bill Nelson's life and the relationship Basile had with him.
Date: February 21, 1990
Creator: Basile, Vic

[Handwritten Letter: From Jean to Mike]

Description: A handwritten letter from Jean Nelson to Mike Anglin about putting together a collection of media that documents Bill Nelson's life.
Date: November 20, 2009
Creator: Nelson, Jean

[Handwritten Poem: American History]

Description: A handwritten poem, possibly written by Bill Nelson, announcing the emergence of a new era followed by describing early America, the political atmosphere, and ideals that were present in that time period.
Date: 19uu

[Informational Letter: Community Outreach Center]

Description: An informational letter from the Community Outreach Center listing out programs and events that are aimed at offering assistance to people with HIV/AIDS. This letter was sent to Dennis Vercher at the Dallas Voice, an LGBT publication.
Date: December 1989
Creator: Community Outreach Center

[Letter: AIDS Interfaith Network, Inc.]

Description: A letter from the AIDS Interfaith Network in response to the Dallas Parks Director, Frank Wise. The letter addresess the Robert E. Lee Park controversy and the Dallas Morning News article by David Jackson.
Date: February 2, 1990

[Letter and Envelope: To Harriett Ehrhardt from Samuel W. Hudson, III]

Description: A letter to Harriett Erhardt from Samuel W. Hudson, III questioning Erhardt over the recent reprimand of a school teacher, Bill Nelson, for their expression of the First Amendment. The letter is accompanied by the envelope it was sent in.
Date: October 24, 1979
Creator: Hudson, Samuel W. III

[Letter: Bill Nelson, City Council]

Description: A letter from Bill Nelson to his aunt and uncle, thanking them for contributing to the campaign.
Date: March 19, 1987
Creator: Friends of BIll Nelson for City Council Campaign

[Letter: Bill Nelson, Triland]

Description: A letter from Bill Nelson's campaign addressing zoning issue that Dallas neighborhoods are facing.
Date: 1987
Creator: Friends of Bill Nelson for City Council Campaign

[Letter: Bill Nelson's Schedule]

Description: A letter from Bill Nelson discussing his schedule and expressing some of his recent emotions and frustrations.
Date: August 1981
Creator: Nelson, William H., Jr. (Bill)