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Reminiscences of reconstruction in Texas ; and, Reminiscences of Texas and Texans fifty years ago

Description: The author's personal recollections of the Reconstruction in Texas. The work is "intended to be illustrative of the conditions existing in Texas, the customs, feelings, and sentiments of the people, that came under the obersvation of the author at that time; and in addition some short sketches of the judges that occupied the bench and the lawyers that practiced in the Third and Thirteenth Judicial Districts fifty years ago, with a few short sketches of some early settlers, clerical and lay"
Date: 1902
Creator: Wood, William D.
Partner: UNT Libraries

Texas Legal Directory For 1876-77

Description: This Texas directory contains lists of: officers of the U.S. Government, officers of the Texas Legislative, Executive, and Judicial Departments, county officers, state lawyers, Texas counties, banks, post offices, and revised rules of the Supreme Court.
Date: 1877
Creator: Bentley, Henry Lewis
Partner: UNT Libraries

[Draft letter to John H. Barron and Vesey, Prince and Clineburg]

Description: A handwritten document addressed to both John Barron and Vesey, Prince and Clineburg in Washington. The top portion contains the following: "John Barron Earle Building Washington Morales requests you confer with Mr. Prince as to the feasibility of filing for frequency you suggest if Prince advises to amend we will authorize" (written and crossed out) "Have Prince wire collect Western Union" Bottom portion of letter contains the following, "Vesey, Prince and Clineburg Bowin Building 815 Fifteenth St. N. W. Washington" (written and crossed out) "Have letter from Barron advising amend Morales to(?) no(?) application" "Have letter from Barron advising of new frequency available for Morales station please confer with him and advise. Answer(?) collect W. W."
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Richard M. Garza - 1951-11-27]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to Richard M. Garza of Trinity, Texas, dated November 27, 1951. This letter is in reply to Garza's payment of one dollar, referring to his payment as an annual retainer. The entire letter is a tongue-in-cheek reply to the payment made in jest by Garza.
Date: November 27, 1951
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Betty Elder to Pete Tijerina - 1966-12-12]

Description: Letter from Betty Elder to Peter Tijerina, December 12, 1966, regarding plans to establish a National Office for the Rights of the Indigent. The program will "concentrate on appellate practice, research and theory development in areas of slum housing, welfare law, migrant labor, consumer credit; the fair administration of the criminal law, and problems of Spanish Americans and American Indians."
Date: December 12, 1966
Creator: Elder, Betty
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Unsigned Certificate of Service notice]

Description: An unsigned, undated Certificate of Service for John J. Herrera to verify that a copy of various legal documents (Respondent's Original Answer, Cross-Action, and Show Cause Order) had been sent by certified mail to the attorney for the Cross-Respondent, Michelle Hall Hinson.
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from "Lew" to John J. Herrera]

Description: Letter from "Lew" to Herrera regarding the Dupont Case, informing Herrera that the West's system citation is: 226 F Supp. 716. The letter is handwritten on paper with Hotel Claridge letterhead.
Date: unknown
Creator: Lew
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library