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University of Texas Law School - October 6, 1994

Description: Text for a speech given by Barbara C. Jordan at the University of Texas Law School, about the findings and recommendations of the U.S. Commission on Immigration Reform.
Date: October 6, 1994
Creator: Jordan, Barbara C.
Partner: Texas Southern University

University of Texas Law School - October 6, 1994

Description: Text for a speech given by Barbara C. Jordan at the University of Texas Law School, about the findings and recommendations of the U.S. Commission on Immigration Reform.
Date: October 6, 1994
Creator: Jordan, Barbara C.
Partner: Texas Southern University

The Americanization Ideal

Description: Text wherein Barbara Jordan, Peter Goldmark, and Antonia Hernandez discuss immigration in America. The text begins with a copy of an article by Barbara Jordan that also discusses the subject of immigration and xenophobia.
Date: September 11, 1995
Creator: Jordan, Barbara, 1936-1996
Partner: Texas Southern University

[Alert: HIV Immigration Act]

Description: An alert from the Center for Disease Prevention Services, addressing the CDC's opposition to HIV being on the list of communicable disease for The Immigrations Act (P.L. 101-649).
Date: February 22, 1991
Creator: Center for Disease Prevention Services
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Press Release: Immigration Policy]

Description: A press release from the National Gay & Lesbian Task Force calling the community to action to keep the U.S. government from putting people with HIV or AIDS on an immigration restriction list.
Date: June 4, 1991
Creator: National Gay & Lesbian Task Force
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[C. J. Nelin's Declaration of Intention]

Description: Photocopy of Carl John Nelin's declaration to become a citizen of the United States, his statement of birthplace to be Nenike, Sweden, and his renunciation of allegiance to a foreign power, in particular the King of Sweden, along with the district clerk's certification and official filing information.
Date: 2000
Creator: Marcott, Ruth Nelin
Partner: McCulloch County Historical Commission

[Summary of Passenger Information for the S.S. ADRIATIC]

Description: A summary of all passenger information gleaned by Cecil R. Nelin during his search, showing that there were 549 passengers aboard the S.S. ADRIATIC, with 33 of them being lodged in saloons, or cabins, and the other 516 (including his father, Carl J. Nelin) in steerage.
Date: 2000
Creator: Marcott, Ruth Nelin
Partner: McCulloch County Historical Commission

Biography of Nelin + Johnson Families

Description: Biographical accounts about Carl John Nelin and P. N. Johnson by Dalmer E. Nelin, Carl John Nelin's widow and P. N. Johnson's daughter, who, during her 83rd year, observes that both men had come to America expecting to find a "pot of gold" in a "land of milk and honey."
Date: [1958..2000]
Creator: Marcott, Ruth Nelin
Partner: McCulloch County Historical Commission

[Media Reviews: Flesh and Paper]

Description: A series of documents discussing Flesh and Paper, a short film about Suniti Namjoshi an Indian-born, lesbian, writer who lived in England.
Date: 1991
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Press Release: Urgent Call for Action on Immigration Policy]

Description: A press release from the National Gay & Lesbian Task force calling the LGBT community and persons with AIDS to come together to oppose the recent decision to keep people with HIV/AIDS from being able to enter into the United States and possibly deporting HIV/AIDS positive individuals out of the country.
Date: June 4, 1991
Creator: National Gay & Lesbian Task Force
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

From Sweden to America

Description: Genealogical account of the Steelhammer family, covering the descendants of John Albert Steelhammer. Each page of the document covers the history of a particular family member.
Date: {2013-10-19..2013-10-20}
Creator: Steelhammer, Gilbert
Partner: McCulloch County Historical Commission

"The History of East Sweden" - By Diane Johnson

Description: Copy of an essay written by Diane Johnson, depicting the journey of Swedish immigrants, Charles Conard and Mina (Gustafson) Johnson, to the East Sweden area in 1887, where they, and other Swedish immigrants, played important roles in the development of a thriving community.
Date: 1950
Creator: Johnson, Diane
Partner: McCulloch County Historical Commission

[Press Release: AIDS Anniversary Opinion]

Description: A press release from the National Gay & Lesbian Task Force (NGLTF) marking the 10th anniversary of the AIDS crisis and the NGLTF offering insight and opinion into what this means for the LGBT community.
Date: June 1, 1991
Creator: National Gay & Lesbian Task Force
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Barbara Jordan Acceptance Speech at Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies]

Description: Text of acceptance speech delivered by Barbara Jordan at the Balch Institute for Ethnic Studies commemoration of the anniversary of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. She discusses immigration policy and and the civil rights of immigrants. Handwritten edits appear throughout the photocopied document.
Date: 1994
Creator: Jordan, Barbara, 1936-1996
Partner: Texas Southern University

[Series of documents: Sixth International Conference on AIDS - Immigration]

Description: A series of documents addressing the planning of the Sixth International Conference on AIDS and the implications of a new immigration policy that would impact persons with HIV/AIDS.
Date: August 1989
Creator: International Conference on AIDS {6th : 1990 : San Fransicso, Calif.)
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Document putting forth resolutions]

Description: Document putting forth the desire to support no man for office who is not uncompromisingly opposed to the Know Nothing Party. Includes the resolutions that E. M. Peale is their choice for Governor, P. H. Bell for Congress, S. A. Maverick for Senator, and W. H. Cleveland for "floating representatives."
Date: unknown
Partner: The Dolph Briscoe Center for American History