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The Lawyer's Oath

Description: The Lawyer's Oath from Article 309, Revised Civil Statutes of Texas.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Partial letter by John J. Herrera]

Description: Page two of a letter by John J. Herrera. Includes at the end a transcription of the letter Herrera received from J. L. Goggans notifying Herrera that he had passed the State Bar Examinations.
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Schuler & Wohlt Co. - 1948-09-20]

Description: Letter from John J. Herrera to Schuler & Wohlt Co. regarding English and Spanish signs to be made for 2508 Gano Street. The letter outlines Herrera's preferred wording and specifications.
Date: September 20, 1948
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Hal V. Watts to W. H. Blade - 1944-09-19]

Description: Letter regarding John J. Herrera's application to the Committee of the Bar of the Houston Division. Letter outlines the materials included in Herrera's application. Also attached is an envelope addressed to John J. Herrera.
Date: September 19, 1944
Creator: Watts, Hal. V.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Business card for John J. Herrera, Attorney at Law]

Description: Business card for John J. Herrera, Attorney at Law. Address is listed as Office C. 4-7491, 710 Scanlan Building, Houston, Texas.
Date: unknown
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Percy Foreman to Allen B. Hannay - 1944-09-13]

Description: Recommendation letter from Percy Foreman to Judge Allen B. Hannay, attesting to John J. Herrera's qualifications, character, and potential for success.
Date: September 13, 1944
Creator: Foreman, Percy
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Note from H.P.S to John J. Herrera - 1943-06-30]

Description: Note to John J. Herrera from H.P.S. that reads "$10.00 cash fee July 1943 Bar Exam." The word "retake" appears in the upper right-hand corner.
Date: June 30, 1943
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Manuel M. Ortiz to John J. Herrera - 1943-09-08]

Description: Letter from Manuel M. Ortiz to John J. Herrera, from a scrapbook. Ortiz sends Herrera his congratulations and wishes for good luck. The envelope is attached to the same scrapbook page, right below the letter.
Date: September 8, 1943
Creator: Ortiz, Manuel M.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[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.
Item Type: Text
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Envelope from Sheehy, Lovelace, & Mayfield to John J. Herrera - 1976-11-19]

Description: Envelope from Sheehy, Lovelace, & Mayfield addressed to John J. Herrera and postmarked November 19, 1976. The letter was sent certified mail and the return receipt ticket has been removed the the reverse.
Date: November 19, 1976
Creator: Sheehy, Lovelace, & Mayfield
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter to John J. Herrera - 1977]

Description: Handwritten, unsigned letter to John J. Herrera. The letter lists several "points to ponder" in his legal opinion regarding Roberto Ornelas and the LULAC Foundation.
Date: 1977
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Eduardo Morga to John J. Herrera - 1977-05-04]

Description: Letter from Eduardo Morga to John J. Herrera, LULAC Legal Advisor, handwritten on League of United Latin American Citizens letterhead and dated May 4, 1977. The letter refers to enclosed documents pertaining to the impeachment of Joe Velez.
Date: May 4, 1977
Creator: Morga, Eduardo
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Manuel Gonzales - 1976-11-17]

Description: Letter from John J. Herrera to Manuel Gonzales, National President of LULAC, dated November 17, 1976. Herrera informs Gonzales that he received confirmation that documents were filed in the case of E & J Travel vs. League of United Latin American Citizens. The letter also includes a recommendation for Frank M. Pinedo to preside over proceedings against Joseph R. Benites.
Date: November 17, 1976
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from John J. Herrera to Manuel Gonzales - 1976-11-10]

Description: Onionskin paper carbon copy of letter from John J. Herrera to Manuel Gonzales, dated November 10, 1976. The letter refers to enclosed papers which need to be signed and notarized.
Date: November 10, 1976
Creator: Herrera, John J.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Gary K. Jordan to John J. Herrera - 1977-11-14]

Description: Letter from Gary K. Jordan to John J. Herrera regarding Arizona Bank Travel Service vs. League of United Latin American Citizens, dated November 14, 1977.
Date: November 14, 1977
Creator: Jordan, Gary K.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library

[Letter from Rudy M. Briones to John Herrera - 1950-09-18]

Description: Letter from Rudy M. Briones, 2nd R.T.B. PLT. 23, Marine Corps, to John Herrera, with envelope dated September 18, 1950. This is a request for Herrera to help Briones get a discharge from military service.
Date: September 18, 1950
Creator: Briones, Rudy M.
Item Type: Letter
Partner: Houston Metropolitan Research Center at Houston Public Library